Resources for Survivors of Sexual Assault
Sexual assault can be traumatizing and life-shattering for victims. Survivors should know that there are resources available to assist in healing and recovery.
The following organizations can offer information, advice, and guidance to survivors. Hotlines can be used for crisis help, intervention, direction to treatment, and emotional support.
Non-profit organization that provides resources and information for individuals that have been victims of abuse by professionals.
Offers counseling services, community programs, and advocacy for abuse survivors.
Empire Blvd. Brooklyn, New York 11225
National child abuse helpline that advocates and helps victims of all ages that have suffered child abuse.
A non-profit think tank dedicated to child protection and its prevention.
Provides free of charge services such as crisis intervention, individual and group trauma-focused therapy, legal advocacy, complementary therapy, and psychiatric consultation.
Connects rape survivors with a criminal law attorney who can help you assess the strength of your case, understand the law, weigh your options, and pursue an appropriate law enforcement response.
Hotline routed to local resources for crisis intervention and referral services for individuals affected by child sexual abuse.
Ending campus sexual violence through direct support for survivors, prevention, and policy reform
Survivor and youth-led project aiming to empower students to end sexual and dating violence in schools.
Leading the fight to improve resources and support for male survivors of all forms of sexual abuse.
Reframing and expanding global conversation on sexual violence to meet the needs of a broad spectrum of survivors.
Validating, healing, and empowering survivors to lead safe, healthy lives.
212-423-2140- for Queens call 718-736-1288
One Gustave L. Levy PlaceBox 1670 New York, NY 10029
Talk or text services with a counselor that provides service in over 140 languages.
Call or text: 800-4-A-CHILD (422.2253)
Provides direction to local resources to services such as safe houses, transportation, casework assistance and crisis intervention. Multi-language interpreter and even provides videophone option.
Prevents and responds to sexual violence through collaboration, sharing resources and promoting research.
Hotline routed to local centers for help and intervention of crisis suicide, self-harm counseling, and mental health referrals.
Hotline: 800-273-TALK (8255) / Spanish: 888-628-9454/ TTY: 800-799-4TTY (4889)
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Essex Street Albany, NY 12206
NY Loves Kids is a resource for people who want to get combat lack of action surrounding child sexual abuse.
Strives to prevent sexual violence and reduce harm through education, research, and advocacy.
32 Broadway #1101 New York, NY 10004
Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) is the nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization.
National Sexual Assault Hotline: 800-656-HOPE (4673)
A Resource to address Educator Sexual Abuse, Misconduct and Exploitation
Safe Horizon is one of the nation’s leading victim assistance organizations. They provide services for victims of crime and abuse and their families.
Aims to raise awareness of the issue of therapist abuse, as well as serve as a resource for people who need support after being victims of such abuse.
A support group for people who have been abused by members of religious organizations.
A peer support network for individuals who have been victims of abuse from their therapists.
Resources of suicide prevention for LGBTQ youth.