For Survivors & Families

Survivor Support Resources

There are many resources available to survivors of rape and sexual assault across the country. This list is not comprehensive, but will help you to start making connections.

 

Rape, Abuse, & Incest National Network (RAINN)

RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) is the nation's largest anti-sexual violence organization. RAINN created and operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline in partnership with more than 1,000 local sexual assault service providers across the country and operates the DoD Safe Helpline for the Department of Defense. RAINN also carries out programs to prevent sexual violence, help survivors, and ensure that perpetrators are brought to justice.
Website: www.rainn.org
Hotline: 800.656.HOPE

National Alliance to End Sexual Violence

This website has a contact list of the anti-sexual assault coalitions available in each state and US territory.
Website: http://endsexualviolence.org/forsurvivors

NotAlone.gov

This website created by the "White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault" has a student tab offering information about what to do in the aftermath of an assault along with advice about how to file a complaint against a college.
Website: https://www.notalone.gov/students/

End Rape on Campus

End Rape on Campus (EROC) works to end campus sexual violence through direct support for survivors and their communities; prevention through education; and policy reform at the campus, local, state, and federal levels.
Website: http://endrapeoncampus.org/

SurvJustice

This Washington DC based organization provides legal assistance to survivors who need representation at campus hearings, help securing safety measures and other accommodations, along with help filing administrative complaints.
Website: http://survjustice.org/survivors/

Victim Rights Law Center

A non profit law center dedicated to serving the needs of rape and sexual assault victims. It offers free legal services to victims of rape and sexual assault throughout Massachusetts and Multinomah and Washington County in Oregon, along with training to attorneys and advocates nationally.
Website: http://www.victimrights.org/