# Sexual assault awareness month
Statistics show sexual abuse may be more common than you think.
Advocacy and Awareness for Sexual Assault Awareness Month. April is Sexual Assault Awareness month. This campaign is supported by the government as well as non-government organizations. The main goal of SAAM is to raise awareness concerning the prevention of sexual assault and learn the concept of consent. The aim also includes education in understanding the importance of boundaries.
National SAAM Day Of Action
Th first Tuesday in April has been set aside as Sexual Assault Awareness Month SAAM. This day of action offers a focus on awareness of how to prevent sexual violence. This day is recognized nationally in the US and observed on the first Tuesday in April so the date will change from one year to the next.