Sexual abuse is when one person forces another person into sexual behavior, without that person's consent. It is a type of sexual violence, which is any sexual activity without consent. This includes sexual assault (such as unwanted touching or rape) and sexual harassment (unwelcome or offensive sexual behavior).
If you are a victim of sexual violence, talking through your experience can help. Reach out to any of 1 hotlines that support with sexual abuse, assault and harassment in Buenos Aires, Argentina if you experienced:
Everyone responds to experiencing sexual violence differently. It’s perfectly normal to go through very different emotions in a single day. Still, trying to cope with this on your own can be extremely difficult.
When you’re on your path to surviving sexual violence and its aftermath, it helps to know that there are people who can relate. People in Buenos Aires, Argentina who went through similar experiences could make your recovery easier and quicker.
For free and confidential support with sexual assault, abuse and harassment, consider contacting a hotline in Buenos Aires, Argentina today.