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Tips: Protecting Survivor Privacy in Rural Areas, Victim Rights Law Center, Victim Rights Law Center

Protecting survivor privacy can be challenging in any context, but the challenges are compounded when serving survivors of sexual assault, dating and domestic violence, and stalking in rural communities. In rural areas, where often everyone knows everyone else “from their car to their life story” keeping information private can be especially difficult. VRLC has gathered tips from practitioners working with rural survivors to help you overcome privacy “hurdles”or at least make them a little easier to surmount.