A training program is providing observational skills to recognize and spot sexual and relationship violence in bars and restaurants in Armory Square. The ‘Raise the Bar’ program from Vera House also aims to prevent or stop sexual harassment.
WAER's John Smith reports on a program that trains bartenders to keep an eye out for signs of domestic violence.
Vera House unveiled a new initiative today designed to make Syracuse’s nightlife scene safer. The program entitled “Raise The Bar” works with establishments where alcohol is served to train staff on how to prevent sexual aggression and violence.
Vera House's "Raise the Bar" initiative helps Syracuse establishments recognize and intervene in situations that make customers feel unsafe.