Responding to Sexual Violence can be both simple and complex.
A kind word, careful listening and educated and coordinated help from a variety of professionals are often the first steps toward healing.
NYSCASA is dedicated to seeing that all people who want to help themselves, a friend, loved one, neighbor or stranger begin the path to healing from Sexual Violence have the tools and resources that they need.
From the links on the left you can get information on professional procedures and responses to Sexual Violence. If you are not a professional in the field but would like to be involved be sure to look at Trauma Task Forces in New York State or contact your local Rape Crisis Program to see how you can help the local service provider in your area.