At Wellspring, we believe that education and prevention are essential to stopping relationship violence and sexual assault. Every year we give presentations to more than 6,500 students in Saratoga County schools. We believe it’s important keep up with the times, which means to help reach them, it’s important to use media they use. This is why we are investing in videos and infographics that can be shared across social media.
You can view our library of videos and infographics here.
Consent is an agreement between participants to engage in sexual activity. There are many ways to give consent Consent doesn’t have to be verbal, but verbally agreeing to different sexual activities can help both you and your partner respect each other’s boundaries. Learn more about to talk about consent, and how it relates to both boys and girls at our Consent Page.
I think someone I care about is experincing an abusive relationship:
Do you think a friend or loved one may be suffering from domestic violence? Want to know how to support them? Visit our page about starting a conversation with a loved one.
Did you know that one in three adolescents in the U.S. is a victim of physical, sexual, emotional or verbal abuse from a dating partner, a statistic that far exceeds rates of other types of youth violence. To assist in these complex manners, we offer resources for parents including videos and programs that are offered throughout our community free of charge.