National Sexual Violence Resource Center
1-877-739-3895 or 717-909-0715 (TTY). (M-F 9am-5pm EST, to 8pm T & W; offering information, resources, and research regarding sexual assault.) Complete a request for information form online at: http://www.nsvrc.org
Links to Other Resources
- Male Survivor
Offers information and resources to survivors and others to prevent and heal male sexual victimization.
- MEDLINEplus: Rape
Provides information on rape from the National Library of Medicine.
- Minnesota Center Against Violence and Abuse (MINCAVA)
Offers a database of organizations addressing violence, and an electronic clearinghouse of educational resources on all types of violence.
- National Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence
Offers training, consultation, and advocacy to end domestic and sexual violence, and a resource library.
- National Electronic Network on Violence Against Women (VAWnet)
Provides online resources on domestic violence and sexual assault, an electronic library, links to other sources, and information on finding help for victims.
- National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC)
Offers information, statistics, and resources related to sexual violence; provides an online calendar of conferences and a searchable library database.
- Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Dept. Justice
Offers information on federal laws, state hotlines and advocacy groups; the VAW Online Resources link provides research and promising practices on issues such as domestic violence, stalking, and sexual assault.
- Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner/Sexual Assault Response Team (SANE-SART)
Offers information and assistance to develop/improve a SANE -SART program, a SANE program locator for locating local programs, and other resources.
National Sexual Assault Hotline
1-800-656-HOPE (1-800-656-4673). (24-hour resource offering free, confidential counseling and support to survivors of sexual assault.) Search for a local rape counseling center or request information online at the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) Web site at: http://www.rainn.org.