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At least 1 in 6 men have had unwanted sexual experiences, including abuse and assault. 1BlueString asks guitarists to replace one of their six strings with a blue string to support them.

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Get the string kit

Fill out the form below and we’ll send you a 1BlueString kit, including a blue E string, two picks, a gig sticker, and an information card. We collect $4.95 to cover costs.

Strings are medium gauge (Acoustic – .054, Electric – .046)


Kits currently out of stock.


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Get involved with 1BlueString

Join the campaign.

Show your support by ordering 1BlueString for your guitar or picking up a piece of 1BlueString merch from our online store. Each purchase serves as a donation to our partner organisations that provide valuable resources to men and those who care for them.

Share the campaign.

Follow and share 1BlueString on the Male Survivors Partnership’s Twitter and Facebook; see our special Instagram profile or on YouTube. Spread awareness with a hopeful message or post photos and videos of your blue string in action using the hashtag #1BlueString on your favorite social media sites.

Host a 1BlueString Event.

Host a 1BlueString event in your community or on a college campus. Some examples include concerts, open mic nights, string changing stations, and information tables at resource fairs. Download our Event Hosting Guide, Instructions and FAQ Sheet, and 1BlueString logo to learn more and get started.

Get support from our partner organisations



The mission of 1in6 is to help men who have had unwanted or abusive sexual experiences live healthier, happier lives. Visit the confidential online supportline.


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A resource for men who have been sexually abused, and for partners, family and friends, and professionals. Visit the Living Well site.

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Breaking The Silence of the sexual abuse, rape, and sexual exploitation of boys and men to empower those affected to make positive choices in healing. Visit: