A warning to readers that the following conversation deals with the topic of sexual violence.
Nationwide many organizations work towards helping survivors of sexual assault heal from the trauma they have experienced. With the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, this task has taken on added barriers.
In Lansing, the Firecracker Foundation provides advocacy and resources to children who have experienced sexual violence.
WKAR's Michelle Jokisch Polo spoke with organization founder Tashmica Torok about her work in the Mid-Michigan region.