If you or a friend have experienced sexual violence, there are resources where you can get support.

National Resources

(United States)

Find information about support hotlines, online support groups, and local resources across the U.S.

Local Resources

(Los Angeles County)

Find information about crisis lines, counseling, clinics, and support groups in L.A. County.

National Sexual Assault Hotline - RAINN

CALL 800-656-4673 for 24 hour support line     

CHAT online at

RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) runs a hotline that you can call 24 hours a day and talk to a trained support specialist who can provide information, support, advice, or a referral. RAINN also has information on laws and statistics about sexual violence.

Teen Line

CALL 310-855-4673 for support from 6pm - 10pm PST     

TEXT TEEN to 839863

Teen Line is a confidential hotline for teens to talk to teens who have received specialized training. They won’t judge you or give advice – their job is to listen to your feelings and help you to clarify your concerns, define the options available to you, and help you make positive decisions.

National Sexual Violence Resource Center

FIND resources in your area at

The National Sexual Violence Resource Center has a directory of agencies in every state. You can find counseling, support groups, medical care, and other services in your area. There are also resources for friends and family members, educators, and policy makers.

The Trevor Project

CALL 866-488-7386 for 24 hour support line     

TEXT START to 678678     

CHAT online at

The Trevor Project provides crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning (LGBTQ) young people under 25.

Rape Treatment Center - UCLA Medical Center

CALL 424-259-7208 for services 24 hours a day

The Rape Treatment Center provides services for sexual assault victims – adults and children – 24 hours a day, including specialized medical care, forensic services, counseling, and information about rights and options. Located in Santa Monica, CA.

Peace Over Violence - Los Angeles

CALL 213-626-3393 for 24 hour crisis line     

CALL 844-633-5464 for sexual harassment support line

Peace Over Violence provides emergency, support, and education services for sexual violence and domestic violence in the Los Angeles area. The 24 hour crisis line and sexual harassment support line have advocates who are available to listen, counsel, refer, and help you report if you choose.

Strength United - CSUN

CALL 818-886-0453 for 24 hour support line

Strength United provides emergency, support, and education services for sexual violence and domestic violence in the San Fernando Valley area. You can access crisis support, counseling, support groups, and other resources. 

East Los Angeles Women's Center

CALL 800-585-6231 for 24 hour support line     

CALL 323-526-5819 for resource center

The East LA Women's Center provides bilingual counseling, support groups, crisis lines, and education programs in East Los Angeles. 


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