Marilyn Moore


Marilyn Moore



October 9, 2018

Senator Moore, Women’s Rights Advocates to Host Panel Discussion on Sexual Assault & Trauma

BRIDGEPORT— Senator Marilyn Moore (D-Bridgeport) and women’s rights advocates from across the state will host a panel discussion on the state of women’s rights and sexual assault and trauma on Thursday, October 11 at Housatonic Community College (Beacon Hall Event Room), 900 Lafayette Blvd., Bridgeport.

“This is a pivotal moment for women in our country,” Sen. Moore said. “Women will no longer tolerate having our voices silenced, diminished and unheard.”

Panelists include experts from The Alliance to End Sexual Violence, Planned Parenthood of Southern New England, and other women’s rights advocates.

  • 5 p.m. – Arrival & Refreshments
  • 6 p.m. – Panel Discussion

The trauma of sexual assault is a community issue that permeates our schools, agencies, and workplaces. Sexual assault victim advocates and public health experts will discuss resources and explain the impact of trauma, victimization, and recovery, and how trauma affects the community at large.

This event is free and open to the public.