Friends, family members and support people can also be effected by the trauma of sexual violence. It’s common to experience a myriad of emotions as you support survivors. It’s important to take care of yourself and find resources that can help you process through this experience. There are self-care guides, support groups and therapy available to secondary survivors. Take a look at this comprehensive guide of information, basic responses and tips for supporting a survivor, and resources for yourself: RRC Secondary Survivors Guide.