Talk to a Survivor offers free Start by Believing stickers to all those who pledge to be ready with a supportive response to any disclosure of sexual assault.

What can you prepare to say?

-I’m so sorry this happened to you

– How can I help?

– I believe you.

-What happened is not your fault.

Choose a couple phrases and practice with a friend.

Display your Start by Believing sticker and you’re ready to support a friend or loved one should they tell you something happened to them.