Events & Programs

April 2024

 

Color It Blue

Join Brave Step as we Color It Blue for Sexual Assault Awareness Month and National Child Abuse Prevention Month. 

April 15, 2024

4:30 – 7 p.m.

**UNC Charlotte

Take Back the Night

Join UNC Charlotte for an annual event that raises awareness to help end sexual violence. 

April 16, 2024

6:30 p.m.

**In-Person

Peer Support Group

Those who identify as a woman and are affected by sexual violence can participate in a free survivor-led support group called Courageous Corner. Peer support group is offered to marginalized genders including women, women-identifying individuals, and non-binary and gender non-conforming people who are comfortable in a space that centers the experiences of women.

April 18, 2024

7 p.m. ET

**Virtual

Changemaker Workshop: Armed for the Digital World led by The Lantern Project

Led by The Lantern Project, parents, caregivers and allies are encouraged to attend this virtual Changemaker workshop to take an active role in their children’s online lives and prepare for the dangers they face. You’ll learn how to secure devices, identifying online predators and warning signs, age-appropriate content and more.

April 27, 2024

10:15-11:15 a.m.

In-Person 

HRV Biofeedback for Survivors

In 8 sessions, you will learn about biofeedback, heart-focused breathing, techniques for shifting from negative to positive emotions, and the practical application of HRV skill-based learning.

April 27, 2024

9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

In-Person at Davidson College

“Building Brave Spaces” Retreat

Brave Step has partnered with Davdison College’s Title IX and Health Education Offices to present “Building Brave Spaces” Retreat. Join our panelists for insight and engagement with breakout sessions to follow for more in-depth conversation.  

April 28, 2024

12-2 p.m.

In-Person & Virtual

Color It Blue at Kendra Scott

Join us at the Kendra Scott store located at Southpark Mall to Color It Blue with their breathtaking jewelry or buy online. Twenty percent (20%) of sales benefit Brave Step’s mission. 

May 1, 2024

6:30 p.m.

**Virtual

Peer Support Group

Those who identify as a woman and are affected by sexual violence can participate in a free survivor-led support group called Courageous Corner. Peer support group is offered to marginalized genders including women, women-identifying individuals, and non-binary and gender non-conforming people who are comfortable in a space that centers the experiences of women.

May 9, 2024

6:30 – 8 p.m.

**Virtual

Therapist-Led Gender Inclusive Support Group

The therapist-led gender inclusive support group is an open group for all genders and gender-diverse folks, ages 18+, who identify as sexual violence survivors.  

May 16, 2024

6 p.m.

**Virtual

Volunteer Orientation

To learn more about Brave Step, its mission and potential ways to utilize your time and skills, sign up for a one-hour virtual volunteer orientation.

May 21, 2024

6:30 p.m.

**In-Person

Peer Support Group

Those who identify as a woman and are affected by sexual violence can participate in a free survivor-led support group called Courageous Corner. Peer support group is offered to marginalized genders including women, women-identifying individuals, and non-binary and gender non-conforming people who are comfortable in a space that centers the experiences of women.

June 5, 2024

6:30 p.m.

**Virtual

Peer Support Group

Those who identify as a woman and are affected by sexual violence can participate in a free survivor-led support group called Courageous Corner. Peer support group is offered to marginalized genders including women, women-identifying individuals, and non-binary and gender non-conforming people who are comfortable in a space that centers the experiences of women.

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