LISLE, Ill. (WLS) -- The Biden administration calls sexual assault a public health crisis.
Nearly one in five women in America experiences a rape or attempted rape, and nearly 44% of women and about 25% of all men experience some form of sexual violence in their lifetime, per the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
And some local artists will be coming together Sunday to give a voice and bring awareness to the experiences of survivors of sexual abuse. It is called "Reclaiming Voices Survivor Art Show."
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The mission is help sexual abuse survivors turn pain into power with paintings.
The fourth annual Survivor Art Show will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Morton Arboretum in Lisle.
For more information, visit reclaim13.org.
Free Morton Arboretum art show created by survivors of sexual abuse