Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) is the nation’s largest anti-sexual assault organization. RAINN operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1.800.656.HOPE. RAINN carries out programs to prevent sexual assault, help victims and ensure that rapists are brought to justice. RAINN uses its extensive entertainment industry and community-based connections to educate more than 120 million Americans each year about sexual assault.
Toll-Free: (800) 656-HOPE
MaleSurvivor, the National Organization against Male Sexual Victimization, is committed to preventing, healing, and eliminating all forms of sexual victimization of boys and men through treatment, research, education, advocacy, and activism. The organization maintains a web site (www.malesurvivor.org) that includes a wealth of information for survivors and professionals about male sexual victimization as well as a Discussion Board and live Chat Room where survivors can network and support one another, anonymously if they wish. MaleSurvivor also publishes a newsletter and sponsors periodic conferences and healing retreats.
AdvocateWeb is the largest internet resource dealing with sexual misconduct, exploitation, and abuse of clients by mental health professionals, medical professionals, clergy, lawyers, educators, and law enforcement officials. AdvocateWeb offers extensvie free resources for victims, survivors, their families, friends, victim advocates, and professionals seeking to address this problem.
The Awareness Center is the Jewish Coalition Against Sexual Abuse/Assault (JCASA). JCASA is dedicated to addressing sexual violence in the Jewish communities around the world.
Toll-Free: (443) 857-5560
The Arizona Department of Health Services: Sexual Violence Prevention & Education provides rape prevention education to students, professionals, and community members. These interventions have covered all racial and ethnic groups throughout Arizona – including Native American and Hispanic groups.
Toll-Free: (602) 542-7343
The Date Safe Project is committed to being a national leader in the mission to teach youth and adults that “asking first” makes all the difference in creating safer intimacy and decreasing occurrences of sexual assault. By producing interactive presentations, educational resources, and other national initiatives, we teach how a better understanding of consent leads to healthier dating and to a greater awareness of the many issues surrounding human sexuality and sexual assault.
Toll-Free: (800) 329-9650
FaithTrust Institute is a national multifaith organization is working to end sexual and domestic violence. WE provide communities and advocates with the tools and knowledge they need to address religious and cultural issues related to abuse. Through training, consultation, and educational materials, we equip religious leaders sexual and domestic violence in their communities.
National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC) is a comprehensive collection and distribution center for information, statistics, and resources related to sexual violence. It serves as a resource for coalitions, rape crisis centers, allied organizations, and others working to eliminate sexual assault. The NSVRC does not provide direct services to sexual assault victims but rather supports those who do.
Toll-Free: (877) 739-3895
SAKHI provides services for South Asian Women dealing with Domestic Violence.
Stop It Now! is a national non-profit working to prevent child sexual abuse using the tools of public health. Since 1992, our public policy, public education, and research programs have protected children by emphasizing adult and community responsibility.
Toll-Free: (888) PREVENT
Security On Campus, Inc. is the only national non-profit organization devoted exclusively to providing services to the victims of violence on college campuses and to educate students. When SOC works with victims, university policies are changed for the better.
Toll-Free: (888) 251-7959
Men Can Stop Rape mobilizes male youth to prevent men’s violence against women. The organization builds young men’s capacity to challenge harmful aspects of traditional masculinity, to value alternative visions of male strength, and to embrace their vital role as allies with women and girls in fostering healthy relationships and gender equity.
Offices: (202) 265-6530
Voices of Strength a new series of survivors sharing their words.
STATE COALITIONS AGAINST SEXUAL ASSAULT
To find local rape crisis centers, click on the name of your state coalition against sexual assault and you will be forwarded to their website. If they do not have a working website, then call the number provided. They will be happy to help you the closest rape crisis center.
Alabama Coalition Against Rape
Alaska Network on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault
Arizona Sexual Assault Network (AzSAN)
Arkansas Coalition Against Violence to Women and Children
California Coalition Against Sexual Assault
Colorado Coalition Against Sexual Assault (CCASA)
Connecticut Sexual Assault Crisis Services, Inc. (CONNSACS)
Sexual Assault Network of Delaware (SAND) c/o CONTACT Delaware
Phone (302) 761-9800
Crisis Line for Ken/Sussex Counties: (800 )262-9800
Florida Council Against Sexual Violence
Georgia Network to End Sexual Assault
Dekalb (Georgia) Rape Crisis Program
Hawaii Coalition for the Prevention of Sexual Assault
Idaho Coalition Against Sexual & Domestic Violence
Illinois Coalition Against Sexual Assault (ICASA)
Indiana Coalition Against Sexual Assault, Inc. (INCASA)
Iowa Coalition Against Sexual Assault (Iowa CASA)
Kansas Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence
Kentucky Association of Sexual Assault Programs, Inc.
Louisiana Foundation Against Sexual Assault (LaFASA)
(888) 995-7273 (Toll-free number from Louisiana)
Maine Coalition Against Sexual Assault
Maryland Coalition Against Sexual Assault
Jane Doe Inc., The Massachusetts Coalition Against Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence
Michigan Coalition Against Domestic & Sexual Violence
Minnesota Coalition Against Sexual Assault
Toll Free: (800) 964-8847
Mississippi Coalition Against Sexual Assault
Department of Health – Mississippi State
Missouri Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence
Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault
Montana Coalition Against Domestic & Sexual Violence
Nebraska Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Coalition (NDVSAC)
In-state toll free hotline: (800) 876-6238
Nevada Coalition Against Sexual Violence
(702) 914-6878 not a hotline number
Crisis Hotline: (800) 656-HOPE
New Hampshire Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence
Hotline: (800) 852-3388
TDD/Voice: (800) 735-2964
New Jersey Coalition Against Sexual Assault -NJCASA
Hotline: (800) 601-7200
New Mexico Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs, Inc.
New York State Coalition Against Sexual Assault (NYSCASA, Inc.)
North Carolina Coalition Against Sexual Assault (NCCASA)
North Dakota Council on Abused Women’s Services – Coalition Against Sexual Assault in ND
Toll free: (800) 472-2911
Ohio Coalition on Sexual Assault (OCOSA)
Oklahoma Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault
Toll free: (800) 522-7233
Oregon Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence (OCADSV)
Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape (PCAR)
Toll free: (800) 692-7445
Rhode Island Sexual Assault Coalition
South Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault
Toll Free: (800) 260-9293
South Dakota Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Abuse
Tennessee Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence
Info Line: (800) 289-9018 (8 a.m. – 5 p.m. M-F)
Hotline: (800) 356-6767
Texas Association Against Sexual Assault (TAASA)
Utah – CAUSE – Coalition of Advocates for Utah Survivors’ Empowerment
Vermont Network Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault
Virginians Aligned Against Sexual Assault (VAASA)
Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs
West Virginia Foundation for Rape Information & Services
Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault (WCASA)
Phone/TTY: (608) 257-1516
Wyoming Coalition Against Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault
Hotline: (307) 235-2814
Sites run by Survivors of Sexual Assault
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