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Survivor Speaker’s Bureau

Turning Point’s Survivor Speaker’s Bureau is an opportunity for survivors or loved ones to share their experiences with domestic violence, sexual violence, and/or human trafficking, as well as the healing journey, with the community. Survivor Speakers share their stories with groups in and around Macomb county and should be located nearby. If you are interested in joining the Survivor Speaker’s Bureau please review the Questions and Concerns for Survivors and Survivor Speaker Guidelines.

If you have additional questions about joining the Survivor Speaker’s Bureau email ssb@turningpointmacomb.org.

Survivor Speaker Application

  • MM slash DD slash YYYY
    (A conviction will not necessarily disqualify you from participating in the Survivor Speaker’s Bureau)
  • (Previous public speaking experience is not necessary)
  • If so, please list the name of the organization, your role, and the approximate time frame.
  • For secondary survivors (a secondary survivor is someone who’s loved one experienced violence) who want to join the Survivor Speaker’s Bureau:

Survivor Stories

Survivor Speakers share their stories with the community, highlighting the impact that violence had on themselves and their loved ones. They share their hope and their journey to inspire others to help create social change in our community. Click below to hear parts of their stories.

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