Acquaintance rape occurs when someone you know or trust forces you to have sexual intercourse. The rapist can be a friend, family member, neighbor, or a co-worker. Acquaintance rape can happen on a first date, at a party or when you have been going out for a long time. It can happen in any relationship, including:
Friends, classmates or co-workers
Boyfriends and girlfriends
Internet friends and contacts
Teachers and students
Coaches and athletes
Religious leaders and parishioners
Doctors and patients
Chauffers and drivers of public convenience vehicles
If you are the victim of a sexual assault:
Speak to someone who is trained to help (search out a hotline for your community.
Take action. Go to a hospital where they perform sexual assault examinations.
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