El Paso Community College will host the Stand UP Speak OUT Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Awareness event. Stand UP Speak OUT will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 14 at the Valle Verde Building C, Cafeteria Annex, 919 Hunter.
Special guest speaker, Christy T. Sims, who is a Nationally Certified Counselor and survivor of domestic violence, tells her story from noon to 1 p.m.
A panel discussion will be held from 11 a.m. to noon to discuss dating violence/domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, victimization in the LGBT Community, and knowing your rights.
Information tables will be available from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. to inform people about the Center Against Sexual and Family Violence, victim services, Victim Assistance Program, Family Violence Unit, Family and Friends of Lesbian, Gay, and Transgender, and the EPCC Police Department.
For more information, contact EPCC Campus Life at (915) 831-2290.