ONE RESPONSE AT A TIME:
EVERY RESPONSE MATTERS
YOUR RESPONSE MATTERS
We have all the tools you need to get started, but the first step is to make a personal pledge. It all starts with you.
The next step is to speak out. Victim-centered and trauma-informed responses like Start by Believing are currently under attack! Sign our petition to stand up to these bullying tactics.
Now you can take on the world! Our action kits give you the tools to create real change.
The personal action kit describes many ways to get involved with Start by Believing on an individual level.
Also available are action kits for various professionals to bring Start by Believing to their community.
Our community action kit explains how to get your community involved, and offers creative ideas from other campaigns.
Check out our resources page for more information on how you can start a movement in your community.
Perhaps the most exciting thing about Start by Believing is no two campaigns look exactly the same. There are countless ways to spread the word. So please tell us what you’re up to!
Help create a world where gender-based violence is unacceptable; where perpetrators are held accountable, and victims receive the compassion, support, and justice they deserve.