Abusive relationships and sexual harassment are serious issues that threaten personal safety. Signs of an unhealthy relationship include:
There are resources both at Queen's and in Kingston to help you identify and cope with these issues, regardless of your race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, creed, sex, gender identification, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family status and disability. There is also a guide specifically for immigrant, visitor and refugee women in abusive relationships.
You can take action to help prevent sexual violence. Check out our bystander intervention poster for what to do and say if you see a disturbing situation.
Resources from the Queen's Human Rights Office and Health, Counselling and Disability Services