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Reclaim Me is a true crime podcast told by the people at the centre of those crimes; the victim / survivors. If you love true crime, and want to hear from the people who experienced it. You have come to the right place.
Latest Episode2/7/2023

Episode 79 - My Voice - Part 1 with Kelly Favro

Season 2, Ep. 79
Kelly is a survivor is a victim survivor of sexual assault who comes on the podcast to discuss her experience and in this episode the subsequent criminal proceedings. The outrage is real as we discuss the process and outcomes that forced Kelly into the world of advocacy, as she has had to fight tooth and nail to change outdated laws in Canada. Connect with Kelly Favro Email kellyfavro@gmail.com Twitter @FlagP0leSittaSupport Kelly's Advocacyhttps://petitions.ourcommons.ca/en/Petition/Sign/e-4192 the petition. Signatures open til March 10 2023 at 9am EST. Residents and citizens of Canada can sign.www.tinyurl.com/ourvoiceourchoice2023 this is the letter (instructions, letter, email addresses) we are asking anyone around the world to send to the Justice Committee (email addresses on the 3rd page), Prime Minister, and Attorney General. There is no time limit on when this can be sent to the committee. Connect with Reclaim Me / Madeleine HeatherReclaim Me LinktreeVia the above link you will find the Survivor Support Network & MERCH!! For advice and support in Australia please reach out to: 1800 RESPECTFor sexual assault and domestic abuse support services please reach out to 1800 RESPECTPhone: 1800 RESPECT - 1800 737 732Website: www.1800respect.org.au Centre Against Sexual Assault (CASA)Phone: (Victoria) 1800 806 292 (Nationally use 1800 RESPECT)https://casa.org.au/ Connect with services in Canada  Sexual Assault Centres, Crisis Lines, and Support Serviceshttps://endingviolencecanada.org/sexual-assault-centres-crisis-lines-and-support-services/  Connect with services in America National Sexual Violence Resource Center The National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC) is the leading nonprofit in providing information and tools to prevent and respond to sexual violence.Website: https://www.nsvrc.org/ RAINNUS based Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network for survivorsWebsite: https://www.rainn.org/ Connect with services in the UK Rape crisis UKWebsite: https://rapecrisis.org.uk/ Survivors UK This a uk, London based men's/male survivors support group, which does include trans and non-binaryWebsite: https://www.survivorsuk.org/
2/7/2023

Episode 79 - My Voice - Part 1 with Kelly Favro

Season 2, Ep. 79
Kelly is a survivor is a victim survivor of sexual assault who comes on the podcast to discuss her experience and in this episode the subsequent criminal proceedings. The outrage is real as we discuss the process and outcomes that forced Kelly into the world of advocacy, as she has had to fight tooth and nail to change outdated laws in Canada. Connect with Kelly Favro Email kellyfavro@gmail.com Twitter @FlagP0leSittaSupport Kelly's Advocacyhttps://petitions.ourcommons.ca/en/Petition/Sign/e-4192 the petition. Signatures open til March 10 2023 at 9am EST. Residents and citizens of Canada can sign.www.tinyurl.com/ourvoiceourchoice2023 this is the letter (instructions, letter, email addresses) we are asking anyone around the world to send to the Justice Committee (email addresses on the 3rd page), Prime Minister, and Attorney General. There is no time limit on when this can be sent to the committee. Connect with Reclaim Me / Madeleine HeatherReclaim Me LinktreeVia the above link you will find the Survivor Support Network & MERCH!! For advice and support in Australia please reach out to: 1800 RESPECTFor sexual assault and domestic abuse support services please reach out to 1800 RESPECTPhone: 1800 RESPECT - 1800 737 732Website: www.1800respect.org.au Centre Against Sexual Assault (CASA)Phone: (Victoria) 1800 806 292 (Nationally use 1800 RESPECT)https://casa.org.au/ Connect with services in Canada  Sexual Assault Centres, Crisis Lines, and Support Serviceshttps://endingviolencecanada.org/sexual-assault-centres-crisis-lines-and-support-services/  Connect with services in America National Sexual Violence Resource Center The National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC) is the leading nonprofit in providing information and tools to prevent and respond to sexual violence.Website: https://www.nsvrc.org/ RAINNUS based Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network for survivorsWebsite: https://www.rainn.org/ Connect with services in the UK Rape crisis UKWebsite: https://rapecrisis.org.uk/ Survivors UK This a uk, London based men's/male survivors support group, which does include trans and non-binaryWebsite: https://www.survivorsuk.org/
1/31/2023

Episode 78 - 'Finding My Power' with Brayden Crane

Season 2, Ep. 78
Brayden discusses the experience he endured at the hands of a nomadic family friend who sexually abused him as a child. In this episode we continue to discuss the impacts the abuse had on him into adulthood. The complexities of family responses and advocating for Polished Man and how Brayden is doing in his life now! Thank you for coming on and sharing so much Brayden. Connect with BraydenLinks to your consulting - https://bcraneconsulting.org/Links to the book referenced - https://www.shootingstar.pub/product/tellingmystory/Connect with Reclaim Me / Madeleine HeatherReclaim Me LinktreeVia the above link you will find the Survivor Support Network & MERCH!! For advice and support in Australia please reach out to:  1800 RESPECTFor sexual assault and domestic abuse support services please reach out to 1800 RESPECTPhone: 1800 RESPECT - 1800 737 732Website: www.1800respect.org.au Centre Against Sexual Assault (CASA)Phone: (Victoria) 1800 806 292 (Nationally use 1800 RESPECT)https://casa.org.au/ Connect with services in Canada  Sexual Assault Centres, Crisis Lines, and Support Serviceshttps://endingviolencecanada.org/sexual-assault-centres-crisis-lines-and-support-services/  Connect with services in America National Sexual Violence Resource Center The National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC) is the leading nonprofit in providing information and tools to prevent and respond to sexual violence.Website: https://www.nsvrc.org/ RAINNUS based Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network for survivorsWebsite: https://www.rainn.org/ National HotlinesLive chat option available on the websiteNational hotlines can help connect victims, survivors, and their support networks connect with local resources.Phone: - 855-484-2846 - Connect with services in the UK Rape crisis UKWebsite: https://rapecrisis.org.uk/ Survivors UK This a uk, London based men's/male survivors support group, which does include trans and non-binaryWebsite: https://www.survivorsuk.org/
1/27/2023

Episode 77 - The Friday Follow Up with Brayden Crane, Jarad Grice & Harrison James

Season 2, Ep. 77
Brayden, Jarad & Harri come on for the Friday follow up to discuss their survivor journeys, advocacy and how meeting each other has impacted their lives & still does to this date. This episode is filled with lots of laughs and love, and really encapsulates why so many in this survivor community become so close. With different insights and experiences we also answer listener questions. Connect with BraydenLinks to your consulting - https://bcraneconsulting.org/Links to the book referenced - https://www.shootingstar.pub/product/tellingmystory/Connect with Jarad:InstagramConnect with Samsn & Polished Man Book - You Made Me This Way - Shannon MolloyConnect with Harrison Jameshttps://linktr.ee/itsharrijamesConnect with Reclaim Me / Madeleine HeatherReclaim Me LinktreeVia the above link you will find the Survivor Support Network & MERCH!! For advice and support in Australia please reach out to:  1800 RESPECTFor sexual assault and domestic abuse support services please reach out to 1800 RESPECTPhone: 1800 RESPECT - 1800 737 732Website: www.1800respect.org.au Centre Against Sexual Assault (CASA)Phone: (Victoria) 1800 806 292 (Nationally use 1800 RESPECT)https://casa.org.au/ Connect with services in Canada  Sexual Assault Centres, Crisis Lines, and Support Serviceshttps://endingviolencecanada.org/sexual-assault-centres-crisis-lines-and-support-services/  Connect with services in America RAINNUS based Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network for survivorsWebsite: https://www.rainn.org/ Connect with services in the UK Rape crisis UKWebsite: https://rapecrisis.org.uk/ Survivors UK This a uk, London based men's/male survivors support group, which does include trans and non-binaryWebsite: https://www.survivorsuk.org/
1/25/2023

Episode 76 - 'That's Enough' with Brayden Crane

Season 2, Ep. 76
Brayden discusses the experience he endured at the hands of a nomadic family friend who sexually abused him as a child. In this episode we also discuss the actions of 'putting' this man with Brayden (during a sleepover) because he was a boy and not a girl, Parents reactions that are opposite and undesirable, The feeling of being seen as dirty and shame associated with assault and much more. We do manage to have some laughs along the way too. Join us for Part 2 next week.Connect with BraydenLinks to your consulting - https://bcraneconsulting.org/Links to the book referenced - https://www.shootingstar.pub/product/tellingmystory/Connect with Reclaim Me / Madeleine HeatherReclaim Me LinktreeVia the above link you will find the Survivor Support Network & MERCH!! For advice and support in Australia please reach out to:  1800 RESPECTFor sexual assault and domestic abuse support services please reach out to 1800 RESPECTPhone: 1800 RESPECT - 1800 737 732Website: www.1800respect.org.au Centre Against Sexual Assault (CASA)Phone: (Victoria) 1800 806 292 (Nationally use 1800 RESPECT)https://casa.org.au/ Connect with services in Canada  Sexual Assault Centres, Crisis Lines, and Support Serviceshttps://endingviolencecanada.org/sexual-assault-centres-crisis-lines-and-support-services/  Connect with services in America National Sexual Violence Resource Center The National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC) is the leading nonprofit in providing information and tools to prevent and respond to sexual violence.Website: https://www.nsvrc.org/ RAINNUS based Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network for survivorsWebsite: https://www.rainn.org/ National HotlinesLive chat option available on the websiteNational hotlines can help connect victims, survivors, and their support networks connect with local resources.Phone: - 855-484-2846 - Connect with services in the UK Rape crisis UKWebsite: https://rapecrisis.org.uk/ Survivors UK This a uk, London based men's/male survivors support group, which does include trans and non-binaryWebsite: https://www.survivorsuk.org/
1/20/2023

Episode 75 - Friday Follow Up with Tess Ramirez and Kim Bergman

Season 2, Ep. 75
Friday Follow Up with Tess Ramirez and Kim Bergman, survivor advocates who are working to change the laws in Kansas to remove the statute of limitations for child sexual abuse. Books mentioned:Joelle Casteix - The Well Armoured ChildJayneen Sanders - My Body! What I Say Goes! Calls to action:Please sign this petition to Abolish the Civil Statute of Limitations(SOL) for Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse Please sign this petition Make Kansas Clergy Mandate Reporters regarding Child Sex Crime and AbuseEmail these senators with a message to request the change to the legislation.Hello my name is ______________ and I am asking that you please support legislation that will remove the statute of limitations for child sexual abuse. Removing the statute of limitations will help protect children and provide justice for survivors.Ty.Masterson@senate.ks.govRichard.Wilborn@senate.ks.govKellie.Warren@senate.ks.govfred.patton@house.ks.govLarry.Alley@senate.ks.govdan.hawkins@house.ks.govblake.carpenter@house.ks.govChris.Croft@house.ks.govConnect with Reclaim Me / MadeleineReclaim Me Linktree For advice and support in Australia: 1800 RESPECTFor sexual assault and domestic abuse support services please reach out to 1800 RESPECTPhone: 1800 RESPECT - 1800 737 732Website: www.1800respect.org.au Connect with services in Canada Sexual Assault Centres, Crisis Lines, and Support Serviceshttps://endingviolencecanada.org/sexual-assault-centres-crisis-lines-and-support-services/ Connect with services in AmericaRAINNUS based Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network for survivorsWebsite: https://www.rainn.org/
1/17/2023

Episode 74 - Hear Me, Hear Us - with Tess Ramirez

Season 2, Ep. 74
Tess is here to discuss the details of the SA committed against her as a 14 y/o child. This episode covers the crime, the circumstances, and details that often don't get shared like insights into the criminal justice system. Tess also details the personal toll this still takes from her as she heals from trauma and aims to instil safety for her children. Thank you Tess for coming on and for all the work yourself and the other victim survivors are doing to improve outcomes for sexual assault victims, and hold those offenders accountable. Calls to actionPlease sign this petition to Abolish the Civil Statute of Limitations(SOL) for Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse Please contact and send an email the link to get behind bill SB420 (we will post more details of who and what to send)Please sign this petition Make Kansas Clergy Mandate Reporters regarding Child Sex Crime and AbuseEmail these senators with a message to request the change to the legislation. Hello my name is ______________ and I am asking that you please support legislation that will remove the statute of limitations for child sexual abuse. Removing the statute of limitations will help protect children and provide justice for survivors.You can also add any personal reasons that you would like the legislation to be passed if you want.  Ty.Masterson@senate.ks.govRichard.Wilborn@senate.ks.govKellie.Warren@senate.ks.govfred.patton@house.ks.govLarry.Alley@senate.ks.govdan.hawkins@house.ks.govblake.carpenter@house.ks.govChris.Croft@house.ks.govConnect with Reclaim Me / MadeleineReclaim Me Linktree For advice and support in Australia please reach out to: 1800 RESPECTFor sexual assault and domestic abuse support services please reach out to 1800 RESPECTPhone: 1800 RESPECT - 1800 737 732Website: www.1800respect.org.au Connect with services in Canada   Sexual Assault Centres, Crisis Lines, and Support Serviceshttps://endingviolencecanada.org/sexual-assault-centres-crisis-lines-and-support-services/  Connect with services in America RAINNUS based Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network for survivorsWebsite: https://www.rainn.org/
12/29/2022

Episode 73 - One of the "Lucky" Ones - Part 2 with Jenn Brown

Season 1, Ep. 73
In this episode survvor of CSA Jenn Brown details her experiences of child sexual abuse. This includes the family response, and the man who offended against her's reactions when he was confronted with his crimes. Jenn is an incredible human, advocate, activist and fellow podcaster. Make sure you connect with her, followe her pages and come back next week for part 2 of our conversation.Connect with Jenn & Listen to her podcast below!!Linktree Connect with Reclaim Me / Madeleine HeatherReclaim Me LinktreeVia the above link you will find the Survivor Support Network & MERCH!! For advice and support in Australia please reach out to: LifelineFor crisis support please reach out to LifelinePhone: 13 11 14Website: www.lifeline.org.au/ 1800 RESPECTFor sexual assault and domestic abuse support services please reach out to 1800 RESPECTPhone: 1800 RESPECT - 1800 737 732Website: www.1800respect.org.au Centre Against Sexual Assault (CASA)Phone: (Victoria) 1800 806 292 (Nationally use 1800 RESPECT)https://casa.org.au/ Connect with services in Canada  Sexual Assault Centres, Crisis Lines, and Support Serviceshttps://endingviolencecanada.org/sexual-assault-centres-crisis-lines-and-support-services/  Connect with services in America National Sexual Violence Resource Center The National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC) is the leading nonprofit in providing information and tools to prevent and respond to sexual violence.Website: https://www.nsvrc.org/ RAINNUS based Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network for survivorsWebsite: https://www.rainn.org/ National HotlinesLive chat option available on the websiteNational hotlines can help connect victims, survivors, and their support networks connect with local resources.Phone: - 855-484-2846 - Connect with services in the UK Rape crisis UKWebsite: https://rapecrisis.org.uk/ Survivors UK This a uk, London based men's/male survivors support group, which does include trans and non-binaryWebsite: https://www.survivorsuk.org/