|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.
After Silence has over 30 different forums, ranging from topics created to discuss specific areas of healing and recovery from rape and sexual violence, as well as forums open to general discussions and lighter topics. Because we value the privacy of our members, most of our forums are private, which means that ONLY REGISTERED members have access to them. Please register for a free account to gain full access to the After Silence Online Support Group.
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I'm New To The Site
Posted 18 February 2014 - 07:12 PM
I'm glad I found this site
Posted 18 February 2014 - 07:34 PM
I'm new as of today, and I'm so glad to meet you. And I'm so glad we both have found a safe place to open up and share.
Posted 18 February 2014 - 07:37 PM
welcome to After Silence, I'm Paula , one of the newbie support team here, I hope you are finding your way around the board okay, if you need any help, please let me know, and I will do my best to help
take care, Paula
Posted 18 February 2014 - 08:54 PM
I'm really happy that you came here and broke the silence, you should be really proud of yourself. I'm glad that you found this site too, I'm also really glad I found it, it helps so much. I wish you the best of luck through everything, and you're never alone.
Posted 18 February 2014 - 11:14 PM
Hello Nathan, Welcome to AS, sorry for the reason you are here, the people here are wonderful and very supportive! This is your first step in healing, breaking the silence.
Posted 19 February 2014 - 12:51 AM
I am sorry that you have a reason to be here, but since you do, I am glad that you found AS!
I sincerely hope that you find this site as helpful as I have in my healing journey.
You have taken a really big and positive step in your healing by joining AS and I am proud of you!
Feel free to PM if you need to. I will listen.
Welcome again! Safe if OK.
Much love and support, your friend, Chantel ♥
Posted 23 February 2014 - 04:36 PM
Thank you for the welcomes guys, I'm a bit up and down atm, I kinda want to talk but also feel a bit overwhelmed since I found this site
Posted 23 February 2014 - 07:21 PM
Nathan, im glad you found this site too! I am also new. Ive only been around for like a week I think. I was really nervous but everyone is so nice and understanding. Whenever you get ready im sure you'll find some support here.
hugs if ok
Posted 07 March 2014 - 07:35 AM
Welcome to AS.
I hope you are finding your way around the boards ok.
Posted 07 March 2014 - 11:01 AM
Welcome to AS
I hope you find lots of support here!!
Posted 08 March 2014 - 09:54 PM
Thank you, the support means a great deal.