Safety & Support Archives

Content Warning: the following information addresses sensitive topics regarding abuse, sexual violence, and misconduct.

Please find previous updates and important details regarding the critical initiatives on Safety and Support:

February 1, 2021

  • Training, facilitated by RAINN, will begin on March 23, 2021. During this initial level-setting training, the audience includes: national board, national division boards, affiliate boards, NFB training center students, NFB training center staff, NFB training center boards, NFB national office staff, 2021 Scholarship Committee, and the Survivor Task Force.
  • Our survivor-led taskforce has established three branches to accomplish the mission to ensure a safe, healthy environment throughout our movement. More details below.
  • Our three branches are holding open calls for survivors and allies to get involved in our efforts or to bring concerns. Please join and learn more about our initiatives.