Understanding Human Trafficking Training – VIRTUAL

STAR is hosting a FREE virtual training to combat human trafficking on Friday, January 22nd from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. This 2-hour training is designed to be an educational piece for individuals without prior knowledge of human trafficking/commercial sexual exploitation. As a result of this training, participants will develop a basic understanding of human trafficking and sexual […]

STAR Volunteer Applications Due

IG Volunteer Posts STAR is looking for highly motivated and passionate individuals interested in working with sexual trauma survivors in our community. As a small non-profit organization, we rely on committed community members to provide support to survivors on our 24/7 hotline and accompany survivors to the hospital for forensic exams during day and night.  […]

Glitter Box N.O. Giveback for STAR

During the months of April and May, Glitter Box N.O. will be donating 5% of all sales to STAR! Click here to start shopping.

Safe Dating Habits for Teens – Session 1

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 […]

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 […]