Ways to Get Involved

Preventing SVSH is a community responsibility

Opportunities to get involved

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Want to do more to prevent sexual harassment and sexual violence (SVSH) in your community? 

UC Berkeley uses a primary prevention approach, focusing on the ability
of the university, and our communities within it, to prevent harm from occurring before it happens.

Make an impact - become a proactive leader in prevention for your community. Find out how on this page.

Latest Opportunities

Join the PATH to Care Center's #WeCARE campaign!

Join the PATH to Care Center’s campus-wide#WeCARE campaign which aims to create a safer community for all of us. Unfortunately, remote work and shelter-in-place due to COVID 19 has not reduced sexual harassment and relationship violence, and in some cases it has increased. Here are 3 Things You Can Do to Create a Campus Free of Sexual Violence & Harassment:

Share the campaign among your networks and include the following in your caption:

  • Say what the rest of us are thinking! Most of us would intervene when we see concerning behavior like sexist jokes, condescending comments about gender, and stalking. The PATH to Care Center values your opinion; complete a 4 questionsurvey and enter to win a $25 gift card!

  • @PATHtoCareUCB #WeCARE (for social media)

Be an everyday active bystander: interrupt concerning behavior before it gets worse!Learn about the indirect and direct ways you can intervene.

PATH to Care #WeCARE campaign poster. 3 out of 4 Berkeley grad students would seek help to stop their peers from harassing someone. Say what the rest of us are thinking.PATH to Care #WeCARE campaign poster. 88% of Berkeley faculty would redirect the conversation when a colleague is condescending about someone's gender. Say what the rest of us are thinking.


T.R.A.I.L. Prevention & Response Certificate Training

Teach | Respond | Act | Inspire | Lead

Do you want to enhance your SVSH prevention skills? 

Do you want to influence campus culture?  

Are you ready to be a TRAILblazer?  

Become a PATH to Care TRAILblazer — RSVP today

Join the PATH to Care Center for an exciting leadership training opportunity for the UC Berkeley campus community (undergrad and grad students, faculty, and staff) to gain valuable skills and tools to prevent and respond to violence and harm. 

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Creating a Culture of Consent and Respect at UC Berkeley by the PATH to Care Center

Creating a Culture of Consent and Respect at UC Berkeley

Get Involved Anytime

There are many ways to get involved in prevention at UC Berkeley, whether you're a student, staff, or faculty member. Many departments and organizations on campus are active in preventing SVSH at Berkeley and have opportunities to get involved. Below are some of those departments and links for how you can get started. 

Unsure of where to start? The PATH to Care Center leads SVSH prevention efforts at UC Berkeley and is a great place to get started for anyone, including students, faculty, and staff.

Website: care.berkeley.edu | Email: pathtocare@berkeley.edu

Undergraduate Student Opportunities

ASUC Intimate Partner Violence Commission (IPVC)

Website: facebook.com/ipvatcal | Email: berkeleyipv@gmail.com

Application Website: asuc.org/apply


ASUC Sexual Violence Commission (SVC)

Email: sexualviolencecommission@asuc.org | Website: callink.berkeley.edu/organization/asucsexualassaultcommission

Application Website: asuc.org/apply


ASUC Student Advocate's Office (SAO)

Visit: advocate.berkeley.edu/apply


Center for Support and Intervention: Bears that Care Peer Educators

Website: sa.berkeley.edu/csi/btc

Facebook: facebook.com/UCBearsThatCare

Instagram: calbearsthatcare


Greeks Against Sexual Assault (GASA)

Email: gasa@calgreeks.com

Website: facebook.com/ucbgasa


PATH to Care Center

Website: care.berkeley.edu | Email: pathtocare@berkeley.edu

Facebook: facebook.com/PATHtoCare | Instagram: @pathtocareucb


UHS Health Promotion Peer Education

Website: uhs.berkeley.edu/health-promotion/get-involved

Graduate/Professional Student Opportunities

PATH to Care Center

Website: care.berkeley.edu | Email: pathtocare@berkeley.edu

Facebook: facebook.com/PATHtoCare | Instagram: @pathtocareucb

Respect is Part of Research

Host a peer-led sexual violence and sexual harassment prevention workshop

Contact email: info@respectispartofresearch.com

Website: www.respectispartofresearch.com

Staff Opportunities

PATH to Care Center

Website: care.berkeley.edu | Email: pathtocare@berkeley.edu

Facebook: facebook.com/PATHtoCare | Instagram: @pathtocareucb

Faculty and Academic Personnel Opportunities

PATH to Care Center

Website: care.berkeley.edu | Email: pathtocare@berkeley.edu

Facebook: facebook.com/PATHtoCare | Instagram: @pathtocareucb