Hi. Am new and nervous. Is this a safe place to be?
Welcome to After Silence - A message board and chat room for rape, sexual assault, and sexual abuse survivors.
|Welcome to After Silence, a message board and chat room designed to help survivors communicate in the recovery of rape, sexual abuse, sexual assault, and all types of sexual violence.
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Posted 08 October 2013 - 02:20 PM
Hi, yes, I think so, welcome, I hope you find good support here.
Posted 08 October 2013 - 02:51 PM
Thanx, not sure if am ready for this but I need to be around people who relate.
Posted 08 October 2013 - 03:31 PM
Thanx kungfu, have just been having a look around and its the strangest, scariest most exhilarating thing in the world to see people talking so openly and honestly about something that's been my secret shame for so many years. I don't even know how to feel right now, it's overwhelming..
Posted 10 October 2013 - 04:51 PM
welcome to After silence, I'm Paula, one of the newbie support team here. Can I just reassure you that this is a very safe place to be and you are with people who can relate to what you're feeling,.
take care, Paula
Posted 12 October 2013 - 12:09 PM
Edited by Lookupandsmile123, 12 October 2013 - 12:10 PM.
Posted 12 October 2013 - 04:16 PM
You too, there are some really nice people around. Don't be afraid to talk if you want to, it really does help. Take care.