A New Ketamine Test Kit is Now Available

A  New Ketamine Test Kit is Now Available
We are proud to announce the release of our new Ketamine Testing Kit. Six months in development, this kit contains a new reagent called "Morris reagent." DanceSafe founder, Emanuel Sferios, describes the new kit, how we developed it, and how it works. Morris reagent is a game changer for harm reduction and drug checking. Read more
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Anxiety, Grief, & Partying

Anxiety, Grief, & Partying
By: Rachel Clark, Programs & Communications CoordinatorEdited by: Sloane Ferenchak (#WeLoveConsent Coordinator) & DanceSafe Staff We’ll start with the obvious: Everyone on the planet has been impacted by COVID-19.  Living through a global pandemic is a traumatic event. Our minds function under the premise that certain things are the way that ... Read more
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#WLC Toolbox Series: Supporting Sexual Violence Survivors

#WLC Toolbox Series: Supporting Sexual Violence Survivors
As much as we wish it weren’t true, sexual violence IS a problem in nightlife, EDM, music, and festival community. Based on your responses to our recent Instagram story poll, 60% of you have experienced sexual harassment or assault in festival or nightlife settings and 74% of you have witnessed someone being sexual harassed, touched without consent, or ... Read more
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Consent, COVID, & Dating

Consent, COVID, & Dating
By: Sloane Ferenchak, #WeLoveConsent Coordinator; Gina McGrath, Consent Culture Initiative Founder/CEO; & Ashley Stafford, Consent Culture Initiative Executive Director If the last year has taught us anything, it’s that life during a pandemic is difficult to navigate! The risks associated with COVID have required us to use communication skills that are ... Read more
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Navigating Mutual Consent Agreements: Lessons from BDSM “Negotiations” (#WeLoveConsent Toolbox Series)

Navigating Mutual Consent Agreements: Lessons from BDSM “Negotiations” (#WeLoveConsent Toolbox Series)
Sweet, Sweet Consent. Consent is a critical component of sexual play that is dependent on honest, mutual communication and respect for boundaries, especially when it comes to risky sexual behavior. A group that understands the nuances of consent and focuses on “safe, sane, and consensual” behavior is the BDSM/Kink community. BDSM involves a variety of ... Read more
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News Feb 11, 2021