Steps You Can Take After Sexual Assault

It’s hard to know what to do, how to feel, or what your options are after a sexual assault. There is help available—you are not alone. 

About the National Sexual Assault Telephone Hotline

When you call 800.656.HOPE (4673), you'll to be routed to a local sexual assault service provider in your area. Trained staff can provide confidential support and connect you to resources in your area. 


State Resources

From anywhere in the U.S. call the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1-800-656-HOPE(4673) or call 202.544.3064 to reach the RAINN business office.



Help Someone You Care About

There are many ways that you can help a friend or family member who has been affected by sexual violence.