Assault Resources

Assault Resources

A list of organizations and centers that victims of assault can use in order to facilitate their survival.

Published February 15th

IF YOU HAVE OR KNOW SOMEONE WHO HAS BEEN A VICTIM OF SEXUAL ASSAULT, CALL THE NATIONAL SEXUAL ASSAULT HOTLINE FOR HELP.

FREE. CONFIDENTIAL. 24/7. 800.656.HOPE | RAINN.ORG (https://www.rainn.org/)

IT’S ON US TO STOP SEXUAL ASSAULT. JOIN BET & TAKE THE PLEDGE TO BE PART OF THE SOLUTION AT ITSONUS.ORG (www.ITSONUS.ORG)

Compared to other crimes, sexual violence is more prevalent on college campuses. Every 98 seconds, another person experiences sexual assault. We've compiled a list of resources to help victims and allies better deal with crimes such as these. 

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

- Jenesse Center Domestic Treatment Center
1-800-479-7328
www.jenesse.org
24/7, 365 days/year

- National Domestic Violence Hotline
1-800-799-SAFE (7233)
thehotline.org
24/7, 365 days/year

- National Coalition Against Domestic Violence
303-839-1852
www.ncadv.org

- Safe Horizon Domestic Violence Hotline
1 (800) 621-HOPE (4673)
www.safehorizon.org
24/7, 365 days/year

SEXUAL ASSAULT

- National Sexual Assault Hotline:
1(800) 656-4673
www.online.rainn.org

- The Rape Crisis Center:
1 (210) 349-7273
www.rapecrisis.com
24 Hour Hotline

- Georgia Network to End Sexual Assault
1 (404) 815-5261
www.gnesa.org

Written by BET Staff

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