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In conjunction with Welsh Government, Gwent Police has launched a new campaign to send a clear message that there is no excuse for sexual harassment towards women.
We are committed to making sure that Gwent is safe for everyone, and this campaign is just one approach to ensuring that sexual harassment is eliminated.
Whether it’s with friends or your own sub-conscious, one word always appears as an excuse for inappropriate behaviour - ‘ONLY’.
Too often men hide behind this word as a justification for their inappropriate behaviour. It’s time to stop making excuses and stop the harassment.
It’s time to stop….
Your idea of a what’s appropriate can make someone else feel uncomfortable, frightened or traumatised. Every woman and girls should be able to live their life without fear of harassment.
There is no excuse for:
I’m fed up of making excuses – concerned about your own behaviour
We all have a choice, whether that be what we say or have we act. If you think you need help and want to stop using an excuse for your behaviour, Respect can help.
Respect is a free service, that offers non-judgmental help if you’re concerned about your own behaviour.
Call: 0808 8024040
Email: [email protected]
I’m fed up of excuses – concerned about someone else’s behaviour
Having the confidence to call out someone’s excuses and behaviour is a big step, but working with partner organisations and the police we can support you through this process.
You can call us directly on 101 or in an emergency always dial 999. You can also message us on social media by following @GwentPolice.
There are also a number of support organisation that can help you through this process:
Live Fear Free
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