Programming and Resources
The Office of Diversity, Compliance, and Title IX facilitates a vast array of programs and events each year for all students, staff, faculty, and community members. A few of our annual events include:
- Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) in April
- Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) in October
- Monthly Teal Table Talks
- and more
We encourage you to check this webpage frequently as we continue to update it with
information regarding upcoming programs hosted by our Office.
Want to get involved? Have ideas for future programs? E-mail: TitleIXCoordinator@cerritos.edu
- I Will Not Be Silent (Online Training Sessions)
A mandatory training for incoming/new to Cerritos College students. All students who are new to Cerritos College are required to participate in an interactive online training on sexual misconduct prevention and bystander intervention. The training will provide students with important information regarding prevention, intervention, reporting, and resources. This training is mandatory; attendance will be taken.
- Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM)
DVAM is a national event that brings awareness to issues related to intimate partner and domestic/dating violence. Our goal at Cerritos College is to provide education, support, and prevention services to students, employees, and community members.
Listed below you will find resources, recordings from past events, and other useful information:
- Strangulation Awareness Workshop (feat. Carolyn Clark)
One of Los Angeles County's Forensic Nurse Specialist provides training on the long/short term physiological impact of strangulation on individuals. A recording of the workshop is now available for viewing.
- Project Safe Brochure
Cerritos College is committed to creating and maintaining an environment that is free from sexual assault and other forms of violence. Unfortunately, dating and domestic violence, sexual violence, and stalking are a reality for some students. This brochure explains what they are, provides tips on how to prevent these crimes, outlines penalties for perpetrators, describes actions victims can take to help protect their safety, and identifies resources and rights for victims.
- There are a multitude of resources available to students, staff and faculty members
throughout the District and in the greater community. Below, please find some of these
resources and the most updated contact information for these organizations, as of
Some resources are confidential and most are free or at low-cost. All campus community members are encouraged to utilize all resources available to them.
If you need assistance in getting connected to any of these resources, please contact the Title IX Coordinator at TitleIXCoordinator@Cerritos.edu.