Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM)

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month -- in Tucson, it's TucSAAM! In an effort to inform the public and support survivors of sexual violence, local victim service agencies, advocacy groups, law enforcement agencies and legal rights organizations have come together to promote TucSAAM across Southern Arizona. Educational events, media outreach and digital campaigns are scheduled throughout the month.

What's Happening During #TucSAAM?

Here's how you can show your support to survivors in the Greater Tucson area during TucSAAM:

TucSAAM T-ShirtGet your very own snazzy "I Support Survivors" teal T-Shirt. You must order by 4/7/21 to receive it in time to wear for Denim Day on 4/28/21. Order here for the low, low price of $20!


Use the #TucSAAM Profile Picture Frame in Facebook.Click here to change your frame! 


Post a picture showing your support for survivors on Social Media. Print out one of these templates, write in your personalized message, snap a selfie, and post!

- "Survivors are..." template
- "On Denim Day, I honor..." template


Wear jeans on Denim Day, April 28th, and tell people why we wear denim! Why Denim? -- Denim Day Info


Follow our participating agencies on Social Media to be pleasantly inundated with helpful information to boost your sexual assault awareness. 

Agency/ Organization Web site Facebook Instagram Twitter
Southern Arizona Center Against Sexual Assault (SACASA) www.SACASA.org @SACASAAZ @soazctragainstsexualassault @SACASA_AZ
Southern Arizona Children's Advocacy Center www.sacacenter.org @cacsoaz
Pima County Attorney's Office www.pcao.pima.gov @PimaCountyAttorney @pimacountyatty @PimaCountyAtty
Tucson Police Department www.tucsonaz.gov/police/adult-sex-assault-unit @TucsonPoliceDepartment @tucsonpolicedepartment @Tucson_Police
Pima County Sheriff's Department www.piasheriff.org <@pimasheriff @pimasheriff @PimaSheriff
University of Arizona Survivor Advocacy Program www.survivoradvocacy.arizona.edu @ua_survivoradvocacy @uarizonacgbv
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Media:

Throughout the month, representatives from collaborating agencies will be available for media interviews on a variety of topics that fall under the broad subject of sexual assault.

>> Read the Tucson Sexual Assault Awareness Month Press Release