Get Help

Call the New York State Hotline for Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence at 1-800-942-6906. This free, confidential hotline is answered 24/7 by trained victim advocates who can provide you with information and crisis counseling on the phone. If you need or want in-person or follow-up services, you will be referred to your local rape crisis program for those services.

Find Your Local Rape Crisis Program

NYSCASA’s member rape crisis programs provide free, confidential services including: 24/7 emergency hotline; crisis intervention; individual counseling; support groups; advocacy and accompaniment through medical, law enforcement, and court systems; information and referral.

A victim advocate at your local rape crisis program can provide you with information about your right to a sexual assault forensic exam and can meet you at the hospital to provide you with support if you decide you want the exam.

Get Important Info about Sexual Assault Forensic Exams

A victim advocate at your local rape crisis program can also accompany you if you wish to report the crime to law enforcement. A victim advocate’s support generally helps a victim/survivor navigate various systems, experience less trauma in those systems, and obtain better outcomes.

A victim advocate at your local rape crisis program can tell you about your federal, state, and local rights.

Learn About your Rights

If you are a campus sexual assault victim/survivor, please Visit our Campus Sexual Assault Resources for more information.

If you are a sexual assault victim/survivor who is incarcerated, please Visit Our Prison Rape Elimination Act (Prea) Resources for more information.

 Get Help

If you have been sexually assaulted–call the New York State Hotline for Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence.

1-800-942-6906

 Find Crisis Centers

Search our interactive map to locate the center in your area.