Street harassment prevents individuals from feeling safe in their communities. Do you have a personal experience with street harassment in Washington, DC? We’d love to hear your story!  

Your story will be shared publicly on our My Streets, Too blog (with your initials, not your full name) and help to inform our policy and programmatic activities to keep our city safer for everyone.

In some cases, your experience with harassment may involve discrimination on the basis of one of the 19 protected traits for people that live, visit, or work in DCsuch as gender identity or expression. If you’d like to file a human rights complaint, we can guide you through the process, just let us know.


If you need assistance in coping with street harassment, call the National Street Harassment hotline toll-free at (855) 897-5910 or visit the online hotline.

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Disclaimer: Collective Action for Safe Spaces (CASS) is not responsible for the accuracy of individual postings on My Streets, Too. All views and positions expressed in posted submissions are those of individual contributors only. CASS moderates comments to ensure that this public forum continues to be a safe space for community dialogue. CASS may use any stories submitted to the blog in future CASS materials.