Local Sexual Assault Resources

Rape and Sexual Abuse Center - 612-825-4357

* 24 hour/7 day phone help line
* Walk-in crisis counseling for recent sexual assault
* Free, drop-in support groups for rape survivors (women’s group and men’s group); and a Concerned Persons Support Group
* Short and long-term therapy groups for survivors of childhood sexual abuse (sliding fee scale, some insurance and MA accepted)
* Clinical services are provided by licensed and master’s or PhD level staff therapists or graduate interns; advocacy services provided by    trained volunteers

Aurora Center at the University of Minnesota -  612-626-9111

* 24 hour/7 day crisis line
* Walk-in assistance Monday-Friday 8am – 4:30pm
* Accompaniment to the hospital for physical exam and treatment
* Advocacy for filing police reports
* Arrangements for safe housing
* Support group for victim/survivors of sexual assault
* Legal advocacy, including the writing of restraining and harassment orders and accompanying people to court
* Advocacy services provided by trained volunteers

Sexual Violence Center - 612-871-5111

* 24 hour/7 day crisis line
* Telephone or walk-in short-term advocacy services
* Liaison between police and victim
* Free support group
* Advocacy services provided by trained volunteers

Fairview University Medical Center Emergency Room–Riverside - 612-672-6402

* Sexual assault evidentiary exams
* Sexual assault advocate available from the Aurora Center

PRIDE - 612-728-2062

* Assists women and children in escaping prostitution, stripping, and pornography.