The Women's Center
West Chester University
Lawrence Center 220
West Chester, PA 19383
Sexual Health, Healthy Masculinity, Healthy Relationships, Sexual Assault, and Women's Equality are men's issues as well. Here are some resources for men relating to these topics.
For those who want to do something about Sexual Assault & Rape :
The Men In Action Discussion Group (M.I.A)
Men In Action is committed to mobilizing the men of West
Chester University to take an active role in ending sexual
and gender based violence towards women. Men In
Action promotes and develops healthier masculinities
through education, action, and discussion. Men In Action
works with women to provide men with the knowledge and
skills to positively transform their communities.
Check out M.I.A.'s Fall 2013 schedule here!
|This is a great resource for those who want to get involved, donate, volunteer, and stay connected to the groups who are working towards ending sexual abuse, violence, & rape.|
|Men Against Sexual Violence (MASV) is one of the nation’s first campaigns that enlists men to work collaboratively with women in the effort to end sexual violence.|
|One in Four is non-profit organization dedicated to the prevention of rape by the thoughtful application of theory and research to rape prevention programming.|
For partners of sexual assault survivors:
|Support for Partners is a great resource for partners of sexual assault and abuse. It is important for partners to have support also and this web site helps.|
If She is Raped: A Guidebook for Husbands, Fathers, and Male Friends
Author: McEvoy, Alen & Bookings, Jeff
WCU Library: 326.883 M142
For men who are survivors of sexual assault:
The mission of 1in6 is to help men who have had unwanted or abusive sexual experiences in childhood live healthier, happier lives.
|Male Survivor is a online community which provides resources and support for men who were sexually victimized as children, adolescents, or adults.|
For developing healthy masculinity:
XY Online is a web site focused on men, masculinities, and gender politics. It explores the issues of gender and sexuality, the daily issues of men’s and women’s lives, and practical discussion of personal and social change.
Men's Work: How to Stop the Violence That Tears Our Lives Apart
Author: Kivel, Paul
The Guy's Guides to Feminism
Author: Kaufman, Michael & Kimmel, Michael
For developing healthy relationships:
May I Kiss You?
Author: Domitz, Michael
For male sexual health:
The Guide to Getting it On
Author: Joannides, Paul
You Ought To Know: A Guy's Guide to Sex
Author: Kelly, Bill
WCU Library: 612.6 K29y 2000