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利记遵守1972年教育修正案第九条(“第九条”)。, which prohibits sex discrimination and sexual harassment, including sexual assault, dating violence, domestic violence, and stalking, as well as certain forms of retaliation, in education programs and activities receiving federal financial assistance. Anyone may experience sex discrimination, sexual harassment, or other sexual misconduct, irrespective of gender identity or sexual orientation.

利记制定了性行为不端应对政策,禁止性骚扰和其他形式的性行为不端,并提供了报告流程, investigating, and deciding alleged violations. 该政策还确定了校园社区成员可用的重要资源.

学院已经指定了一名第九章协调员,以协调第九章和学院的性行为不端应对政策的遵守情况,并回答问题, requests, or reports of sex discrimination, sexual harassment, and retaliation.

For more information, please visit the Sexual Misconduct Response Policy.


Katy Reinke, Associate Dean of Students and Title IX Coordinator
Beacon College
105 E. Main Street
Leesburg, FL 34748

Phone: 352-787-7547
Email: kreinke@lhyh.net

Important Information About Your Rights and Resources

Learn more about Information About Your Rights.

Any person who is the victim or survivor of sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, stalking, 或形式的性行为不端有权决定是否向执法部门寻求协助, campus safety, or other campus authorities.

Survivors may choose to:

  1. notify campus safety, local police, or both;
  2. be assisted by campus authorities in notifying law enforcement; and
  3. decline to notify such authorities.

Survivors of Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Assault, 或跟踪应立即通知校园当局,如果他们收到保护令, a no-contact order, a restraining order, or a similar order issued by a criminal, civil, or tribal court so campus authorities can take steps to comply with the order.

Supportive Measures

性行为不端的受害者或幸存者是否决定提交正式投诉, 校园当局可能能够为受害者或幸存者或任何被指控性行为不端的人提供支持措施. 这些措施旨在提供支持,并确保没有人被拒绝参加该机构的教育计划或活动.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are supportive measures?

Supportive measures are non-disciplinary, 为性行为不端的受害者或被控者提供适当和合理的非惩罚性个性化服务.

Do I have to pay for supportive measures?

No. These services are provided without charge to the complainant and respondent.

Can I obtain supportive measures even if a formal complaint is not filed?

Yes. Supportive measures are available before or after a formal complaint is filed, even if no formal complaint is ever filed at all. 无论投诉人选择将事件报告给校园安全部门还是当地执法部门,都可以获得支持措施.

What’s the purpose of providing supportive measures?

支持性措施的目的是恢复或保持对机构教育项目或活动的平等机会,而不会给另一方造成不合理的负担. 这些措施包括旨在保护各方安全和教育环境的措施. 支持措施也可用于阻止或限制违反性行为不端应对政策的风险.

What kinds of supportive measures are available?

Supportive measures may include counseling, extensions of deadlines or other course-related adjustments, modifications of work or class schedules, campus escort services, transportation options, mutual restrictions on contact between the parties, changes in work or housing locations, leaves of absence, increased security and monitoring of certain areas of the campus, and other similar measures. 具体情况下可采取的具体支持措施取决于具体情况.

Are supportive measures confidential?

Supportive measures will be kept as confidential as possible. 一些支持性措施要求与其他当事方或其他当局共享信息. For example, 为了实施和执行禁止接触命令或做出学术调整,有必要共享有关一方身份的信息.

How do I request supportive measures?


Preserving Evidence

Victims or survivors of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, or stalking should consider the importance of preserving evidence. 执法人员或卫生保健专业人员可能能够协助收集和保存证据, 在刑事案件中或为了获得保护令,哪些可能是必要的证据. Evidence may be lost if not preserved quickly. A list of community-based resources is included at the end of this document.

Local resources and contact information are listed in Section IX of the Sexual Misconduct Response Policy.

How to File a Formal Complaint

性行为不端的受害者可以通过向该机构提交调查指控的请求来提出正式投诉. 请求必须以书面形式(可以是电子邮件)提出,并且必须签名或注明是由投诉人提出的. An optional complaint form is included in the Sexual Misconduct Response Policy. The formal complaint must be submitted to the Title IX Coordinator in person, by mail, by email, or by using the contact information listed below.

Katy Reinke
Associate Dean of Students and Title IX Coordinator
Beacon College
105 E. Main Street
Leesburg, FL 34748

Phone: 352-787-7547
Email: kreinke@lhyh.net


National Resources



National Sexual Assault Hotline

国家性侵犯热线是一条免费的24/7电话热线,由强奸和虐待委员会运营 & Incest National Network (RAINN). 该热线根据区号和呼叫者电话号码的前三位数字自动将呼叫者转接到当地的强奸危机中心. RAINN does not keep a record of the caller’s phone number.

Hotline: 1-800-656-HOPE (1-800-656-4673)

Hotline Website

National Domestic Violence Hotline

For anyone affected by abuse and needing support, call 1-800-799-7233, or if you’re unable to speak safely, you can log onto thehotline.org or text LOVEIS to 1-866-331-9474. These resources are available 24 hours a day/7 days a week.

National Gender-Based Street Harassment Hotline

The Online National Street Harassment Hotline is a free, confidential, 通过停止街头骚扰网站提供现场帮助的安全服务.

Hotline: 855-897-5910 or use secure IM chat

Harassment Hotline Chat

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

如果你有严重伤害自己或被他人伤害的直接危险, call 911, or go to the nearest emergency room.

If you are struggling with thoughts of suicide, the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline can help at 1-800-273-TALK (8255), and for the Spanish line, call 888.628.9454 or TTY: 800.799.4TTY (4889)

Law Enforcement and Community Resources

Campus safety is available on campus, 紧急医疗援助和执法援助可以在校外获得. 在发生对安全或身体健康构成威胁的事件或潜在的刑事犯罪事件后,鼓励(但不要求)个人尽快与执法部门联系并寻求医疗.


Leesburg Police Department

115 E. Magnolia Street
Leesburg, FL 34748
Phone: 352-787-2121
Emergencies: 911


Campus Safety

118 W. Meadow Street
Leesburg, FL 34748
Phone: 352-638-9799

Beacon College Wellness Line

Local Hospitals/Emergency Rooms

UF Health Leesburg Hospital

600 E. Dixie Ave.
Leesburg, FL 34748
Phone: 352-323-5762


AdventHealth Waterman

1000 Waterman Way
Tavares, FL 32778
Phone: 352-343-3333

South Lake Hospital

1900 Don Wickham Dr.
Clermont, FL 34711
Phone: 352-394-4071

Mental Health Services and Other Local Services

Haven of Lake and Sumter Counties, Inc.

2600 South Street
Leesburg, FL 34748
Phone: 352-787-1379

Life and Hope Counseling

4400 N Highway 19A, Ste 5
Mount Dora, FL 32757
Phone: 352-357-1955


Family Life Counseling Center

1230 Oakley Seaver Drive
Clermont, FL 34711
Phone: 352-988-6673

Lifestream Behavioral Center

2020 Tally Road
Leesburg, FL 34748
Phone: 352-315-7500

Lake County Outreach Counseling Office

2600 South Street
Leesburg, FL 34748
Phone: 352-787-5889


Community Health Centers

25 N. 1st Street
Leesburg, FL 34748
Phone: 877-552-4235 or 352-314-7400

Women’s Care Center

309 High Street #102
Leesburg, Fl 34748
Phone: 352-787-8929

Community Health Centers

212 E. Main Street
Tavares, FL 32778
Phone: 352-314-7400

Community Health Centers

2140 Don Wickham Drive Suite C
Clermont, FL 34711
Phone: 352-314-7400

Christian Care Center

115 N. 13th Street
Leesburg, FL 34748
Phone: 352-314-8733

Lake County Health Department–Leesburg Health Services

2113 W. Griffin Road
Leesburg, FL 34748
Phone: 352-360-6548

Clermont Health Center–Lake County Health Department
875 Oakley Seaver Drive
Clermont, FL 34711
Phone: 352-989-9001

Community Primary Health Clinic

2300 Kurt Street
Eustis, FL 32726
Phone: 352-589-2501