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Message from Executive Director, Heather Campbell

Challenge and Opportunities: #MeToo in Tompkins County This year has continued to be a time of growth, challenges, and careful listening to the needs of our community and the survivors we serve at the Advocacy Center.  In the past year you could hardly open your inbox or listen to the news without hearing stories of…

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Program Highlight: Barstander

Program Highlight: Barstander, a bystander program for alcohol-serving spaces Barstander is a three-hour training for staff who work in alcohol-serving spaces who are committed to increasing patron safety. Developed by our very own Adult Community Educator, Naomi Barry, the program focuses on sexual assault prevention through bystander intervention. Though most sexual assaults do not take…

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Staff Spotlight: Naomi Barry

Meet our Adult Community Educator, Naomi Barry!  How long have you worked at the Advocacy Center? 4.5 years.   What positions have you held? Shelter Manager, Adult Community Educator   How have you been able to support individuals and our broader community in your roles? In my role as Shelter Manager, I was given an…

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