Start By Believing Day

Start by Believing is a public awareness campaign designed to end the cycle of silence and change the way we respond to sexual assault. It was first launched in April 2011. Since then, thousands of people across the country have made their own personal commitment to believe and support survivors of sexual violence. There are […]

Show Your Support on STAR Day

Now more than ever, survivors of sexual trauma in Louisiana need your support. This April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and your local sexual assault center, STAR, is asking for your support to uplift our work on April 15, 2021: STAR Day. What is STAR Day? On April 15th, STAR is asking businesses and organizations […]

Safe Dating Habits for Teens – Session 2

Learn how to stop and prevent dating violence, victimization, and perpetration, including physical and sexual abuse that may occur between youth in a dating relationship. In recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the New Orleans Public Library has partnered with STAR to provide education about sexual and dating violence throughout April. About the Series: This combined […]

Virtual Survivor Speakout Event

STAR is hosting a virtual Survivor Speakout on Thursday, April 15th from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. via Zoom. This event will bring together survivors to share their experiences of disclosing sexual assault and sexual abuse. Join STAR and our survivor community to learn ways to respond supportively when someone tells you they were sexually […]

Everybody Dance Now! 90’s Dance Class – Baton Rouge

For the Love of Dance Studio 3406 Drusilla Ln, Baton Rouge, LA

Ready to pump up the jam??! We’ll pretend like we’re back on that 90’s dance floor, with flashing lights and glow sticks while we dance to all our favorite 90’s hip hop jams at our rad adult dance experience taught by Shamira Arita at the For the Love of Dance Studio. Learn how to bust […]


STAR Loves the 90’s Bash at Beausoleil

Beausoleil 7731 Jefferson Hwy, Baton Rouge, LA

Party like it’s 1994! Dress up in your best 90’s fashion and enjoy a tasting menu of 90’s inspired appetizers and a wine tasting while listening to all your favorite 90’s jams hosted at Beausoleil Coastal Cuisine. And oh snap! We’ll have 90’s swag bags for attendees and prizes for the most fly outfits. 50% […]