List of anti-sexual assault organizations in the United States

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The following is a list of anti-sexual assault organizations in the United States. These organizations typically support the rape crisis centers in their state or nationwide.

International[edit]

Partial lists of relevant organizations are at [1] and [2] - see also the External Links section in rape crisis center.

U.S. nationwide[edit]

(in alphabetical order)

  • The Date Safe Project (DSP) is an organization in the United States which provides educational materials and programs for middle schools, high schools, universities, community organizations, and the United States Military. Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, The Date Safe Project addresses consent, sexual assault awareness, bystander intervention, and support for survivors.[1]
  • DoD Safe Helpline — provides support 24/7 for the DoD community, operated by RAINN.
  • 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.
  • Just Detention International — dedicated to ending sexual abuse in prison.
  • Military Rape Crisis Center (proposed for the U.S. military; see military sexual trauma)
  • National Student Coalition Against Rape (SCAR) — the focus of the National Student Coalition Against Rape is to educate high school and college students about their rights under the law, to track problematic police departments and school administrations, to demand publicly available campus climate surveys to show the efficacy of school policies, and to supplement high school health education with up-to-date information on gendered and student-on-student violence.
  • The One Love Foundation or The Yeardley Reynolds Love Foundation was created in 2010 to honor the memory of Yeardley Love, a UVA senior who was beaten to death by her ex-boyfriend just weeks short of graduation. The Foundation is more popularly known as One Love, with “One” representing the number that Yeardley wore on her jersey during her high school and college lacrosse career. After her death, Yeardley’s family and friends were surprised to learn that 1 in 3 women will be in a violent relationship during her lifetime, and grew increasingly aware that young people in particular did not seem to realize that they, as a group, were at greatest risk. Today, One Love's goal is to end relationship violence by engaging young people by developing compelling educational content that sparks new and novel discussions among workshop participants — especially young people — to work together to affect change in their communities.
  • Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) — sponsors the National Sexual Assault Hotline (1.800.656-HOPE)

Puerto Rico[edit]

  • Puerto Rico Rape Crisis Center (unconfirmed)

U.S. Territories and other[edit]

Guam[edit]

  • Guam Healing Hearts Crisis Center (unconfirmed)
  • Guam Coalition Against Sexual Assault and Family Violence [3]

Virgin Islands[edit]

  • Virgin Islands Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Council (DVSAC) [4]

By U.S. state[edit]

Alabama[edit]

  • Alabama Coalition Against Rape (ACAR) [5]

Alaska[edit]

  • Alaska Network on Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault (ANDVSA) [6]

Arizona[edit]

See also [7]

  • Arizona Sexual Assault Network (AzSAN) [8]

Arkansas[edit]

  • Arkansas Coalition Against Sexual Assault (ACASA) [9] Jul.9, 2013

California[edit]

Colorado[edit]

Connecticut[edit]

  • Connecticut Sexual Assault Crisis Services, Inc. (CONNSACS) [12]

D.C.[edit]

  • D.C. Rape Crisis Center [13]

Delaware[edit]

  • CONTACT Delaware, Inc. (unconfirmed)

Florida[edit]

  • Florida Council Against Sexual Violence (FCASV) [14]

Georgia[edit]

  • Georgia Network to End Sexual Assault (GNESA) [15]

Hawaii[edit]

  • Hawaii Coalition Against Sexual Assault (no website)

Idaho[edit]

  • Idaho Coalition Against Sexual & Domestic Violence [16]

Illinois[edit]

Indiana[edit]

  • Indiana Coalition Against Sexual Assault (INCASA) [18] ceased operations summer 2014
  • Indiana Coalition to End Sexual Assault (ICESA) replaced INCASA in 2015

Iowa[edit]

  • Iowa Coalition Against Sexual Assault (IOWACASA) [19]

Kansas[edit]

  • Kansas Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence (KCSDV) [20]

Kentucky[edit]

  • Kentucky Association of Sexual Assault Programs, Inc. (KASAP) [21]

Louisiana[edit]

  • Louisiana Foundation Against Sexual Assault (LAFASA) [22]

Maine[edit]

  • Maine Coalition Against Sexual Assault (MECASA) [23]

Maryland[edit]

  • Maryland Coalition Against Sexual Assault (MCASA) [24]
  • SARC Sexual Assault/Spouse Abuse Resource Center www.sarc-maryland.org

Massachusetts[edit]

Michigan[edit]

  • Michigan Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence (MCADSV) [26]
  • Uniting Three Fires Against Violence (UTFAV) [27]

Minnesota[edit]

  • Minnesota Coalition Against Sexual Assault (MNCASA) [28]
  • Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women [29]
  • Minnesota Indian Women's Sexual Assault Coalition (MIWSAC) [30]
  • Minnesota Center Against Violence and Abuse (MINCAVA) [31]
  • Day One Minnesota Domestic Violence Crisis Line (Hotline: 1-866-223-1111) [32]
  • OutFront Minnesota Anti-Violence Program (LGBT-specific, Hotline: 800-800-0350) [33]
  • Mending The Sacred Hoop (Native American Specific) [34]

Mississippi[edit]

  • Mississippi Coalition Against Sexual Assault (MCASA) [35]

Missouri[edit]

  • Missouri Coalition Against Sexual Assault (MoCASA) [36] No such page was found Nov 5, 2012
  • Missouri Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence (MOCADSV [37]

Montana[edit]

  • Montana Coalition Against Domestic & Sexual Violence (MCADSV) [38]

Nebraska[edit]

  • Nebraska Domestic Violence Sexual Assault Coalition (NDVSAC) [39]

Nevada[edit]

  • Nevada Coalition Against Sexual Violence (NCASV) [40]

New Hampshire[edit]

  • New Hampshire Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence (NHCADSV) [41]

New Jersey[edit]

  • New Jersey Coalition Against Sexual Assault (NJCASA) [42] No article found. Hotline number displayed Nov 5, 2012.

New Mexico[edit]

  • New Mexico Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs, Inc. [43] (defunct?) No such page was found Nov. 5, 2012.

New York[edit]

  • New York State Coalition Against Sexual Assault (NYSCASA) [44]
  • New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault [45]

North Carolina[edit]

  • North Carolina Coalition Against Sexual Assault (NCCASA) [46]

North Dakota[edit]

  • North Dakota Council on Abused Women's Services / Coalition Against Sexual Assault in North Dakota (NDCAWS/CASAND) [47]

Ohio[edit]

  • Ohio Alliance to End Sexual Violence (OAESV)[48]
  • Cleveland Rape Crisis Center

Oklahoma[edit]

  • Oklahoma Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (OCADVSA) [49]

Oregon[edit]

Pennsylvania[edit]

Rhode Island[edit]

  • Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence [53]
  • Day One [54]

South Carolina[edit]

  • Carrying the Weight Together [55]
  • People Against Rape [56]
  • South Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (SCCADVSA) [57] (Flash Player required to view website, non-Flash page unavailable).

South Dakota[edit]

  • South Dakota Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (SDCADVSA) [58]
  • South Dakota Network Against Family Violence and Sexual Assault [59]

Tennessee[edit]

  • Tennessee Coalition Against Domestic & Sexual Violence [60]

Texas[edit]

  • Texas Association Against Sexual Assault (TAASA) [61]

Utah[edit]

Vermont[edit]

  • Vermont Network Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault [65]

Virginia[edit]

  • Rappahannock Council Against Sexual Assault (RCASA) [66]
  • Virginia Sexual and Domestic Violence Action Alliance (VSDVAA) [67]

Washington[edit]

  • People Against Rape Culture (PARC) [68]
  • Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs (WCSAP) [69]

West Virginia[edit]

  • West Virginia Foundation for Rape Information and Services (FRIS) [70]

Wisconsin[edit]

  • Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault (WCASA) [71]
  • Dane County Rape Crisis Center [72]

Wyoming[edit]

  • Wyoming Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (WCADVSA) [73]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]