Bystander Training Overview

Hoos Got Your Back provides tailored workshops for community members to gain the knowledge, skills, and self-efficacy to be able to identify and intervene in a moment of harm. 

What is sexual harm?

Sexual harm is a broad term used to describe sexual assault, abuse, and harassment. Hoos Got Your Back Bystander Intervention Training teaches participants to recognize moments of sexual harm and to intervene safely.

What is Bystander Intervention?

Hoos Got Your Back encourages active bystandership. When a moment of sexual harm has been identified, there are several ways a bystander can help. Depending on the unique identities of the bystander and the context of the moment of harm, there are three strategies to that can help. Learn about the 3 Ds in a Hoos Got Your Back Bystander Intervention Training.