You’re in communication with both, and by mistake, you text Susan and call her Karen. ” At the root of many of these tech-related issues is a lack of protocol informing proper behavior.
Her phone buzzed with an incoming text, interrupting her reverie.To her shock, it was Jacob, texting to schedule their date.The service is completely anonymous and confidential—we will never ask you for any information that would identify who you are.You can feel free to share as much or as little as you like with us. You can take comfort in knowing that RAINN’s Online Hotline support specialists are trained to meet the unique needs of survivors.The Online Hotline works like other instant messaging and online chat systems, but with enhanced security measures.
You'll enter a private chat with a trained RAINN support specialist and chat live by typing messages back and forth.Trained RAINN support specialists operate the Online Hotline out of the Washington, DC and New York City metropolitan areas and have helped more than 300,000 users since its launch in 2006.Beginning in 2015, Online Hotline sessions have been available in Spanish as well as English.There are no set rules and what’s deemed appropriate by one person may be viewed as inappropriate by another.“Women don’t know if it’s too forward to initiate texting a man,” says Weiner.Anyone affected by sexual assault, whether it happened to you or someone you care about, can find support from online.