Stafford is “Breaking the Silence on Sexual Violence” in the Local Community

February 24, 2018

Local students and community members got some unique insight and educational tips during a seminar on the importance of recognizing and dealing with sexual violence, held at the Bay Avenue Community Center in Manahawkin. Four hospitals in Ocean County, including Ocean Medical Center in Brick and Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin, are designated as hospitals which provide victims of sexual assault easy and quick access to much needed services and to a team of advocates which include law enforcement agents, a confidential sexual violence advocate and a forensic nurse examiner.

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