1in6

1in6
Program Name: 
Service Provider Training
Grant Year: 
2015
Grant Type: 
General Community
Grant Amount: 
$20,000
Interest Area: 
Domestic & Sexual Violence Prevention and Support
Grant Purpose: 

The Service Provider Training program  provides training and technical assistance to service providers in the Los Angeles area, enhancing the quality and accessibility of services for male survivors. 

Description: 

Founded in 2007, 1in6 helps men who have had unwanted or abusive sexual experiences in childhood live healthier, happier lives. It helps to move these men from isolation and private anguish into active recovery by providing accurate and compassionate information, inspiration, and support. 1in6 offers a website for men to safely and anonymously educate themselves, training resources for service providers, and community awareness and engagement programming.

 

Grant Quote: 

"Thanks to The Foundation’s generous support, we will increase understanding and services to men who have had unwanted or abusive sexual experiences in childhood, and their loved ones.”

- Steve LePore, Founder and Executive Director, 1in6