Join Team Blue Bench in the Colfax Marathon Weekend of events on May 16th – 17th. You may choose to participate in the 5K on Saturday, or the Urban 10 miler, Half Marathon, Marathon Relay or Marathon on Sunday. As a charity partner, this is The Blue Bench’s foray intoContinue Reading
The Blue Bench (formerly RAAP) is metropolitan Denver’s only comprehensive sexual assault prevention and support center. Since our founding in 1983 we’ve worked tirelessly to eliminate sexual assault and diminish the impact it has on individuals, their loved ones and our community.
WE ARE A CATALYST FOR CHANGE.
We are raising awareness and driving change in the culture related to sexual assault.
We all play a role in preventing sexual assault, for ourselves and for each other.
We’re here to help anyone in need of care and compassion on their journey toward healing.
Sexual assault is a community issue that requires everyone’s involvement. Find out how you can get involved.
News & Events
A Spring Fundraiser When: April 1st, 6-9 p.m. Where: Casselman’s Downtown, 2620 Walnut Street, Denver What: Join us on this quintessentially humorous holiday of April Fool’s, and this is our chance to poke fun at the holiday while drawing attention to the very real nature of our issue – sexualContinue Reading
Hotline Advocates are trained in crisis management and provide support and information to survivors of sexual assault and their loved ones. Because calls are confidentially patched through to any number the advocate likes, working on the hotline is an incredibly flexible way to make a very direct impact. While previousContinue Reading