Shatter The Silence raises sexual assault awareness

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The Knoxville community – shattering the silence to raise awareness of sexual assault. A free awareness event happened Thursday, April 18. 

Organizers say while it’s a difficult topic to talk about, the discussion needs to happen. Especially for survivors, in hopes of helping others. 

Catherine Oaks with the sexual assault crisis center stopped by the WATE 6 On Your Side studios to share more information last week. 

Shatter the Silence 
Awareness Event
Thursday, April 18
5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Blue Slip Winery at the 
Historic Southern Railway Station
300 W. Depot Avenue, Knoxville 37917

This is a free event. Food and drink will be available for purchase.

WATE 6 On Your Side Anchor Kristin Farley emceed the event. 

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