Additional Resources

Sexual assault is a national problem affecting every community. Experts across the country are focused on addressing it.


Department of Education, Office of Civil Rights


Department of Justice





To RECOGNIZE that non-consensual sex is sexual assault.
To IDENTIFY situations in which sexual assault may occur.
To INTERVENE in situations where consent has not or cannot be given.
To CREATE an environment in which sexual assault is unacceptable and survivors are supported.

Arte Sana

Advocacy and empowerment organization for women and girls.

Black Women’s Blueprint Project

Civil and human rights organization aimed to secure social, political, and economic equality in American society; The Black Women’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission (BWTRC) on sexual violence.

The Clery Center for Security on Campus

A nonprofit organization dedicated to preventing violence, substance abuse, and other crimes on college and university campuses, and to assist the victims of these crimes.

Futures Without Violence: Preventing Violence Against Women on College Campuses

Resources for campuses to promote healthy relationships and to better help those affected by violence.

Institute on Domestic Violence in the African American Community

An organization focused on African Americans as they face issues related to domestic violence and intimate partner violence including dating violence, child abuse, elder maltreatment, and community violence.

Joyful Heart Foundation

National organization dedicated to healing, educating and empowering victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, and child abuse.

Men Can Stop Rape

Organization aimed at mobilizing men to create cultures free from violence.

National Alliance to End Sexual Violence (NAESV)

National advocacy organization representing state coalitions and local programs organizing against sexual violence and for victims.

The National Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence (NRCDV)

Designs, provides, and customizes training and consultation, influences policy, promotes collaboration, and enhances diversity with the goal of ending domestic and sexual violence.

The National Center for Victims of Crime

A nonprofit organization that advocates for victims’ rights, trains professionals who work with victims, and serves as a source of information on victims’ issues

National Organization of Asians and Pacific Islanders Ending Sexual Violence (NAPIESV)

National advocacy organization which provides technical assistance to culturally and linguistically specific organizations that are currently serving or attempting to serve victims of sexual assault in Asian and Pacific Islander communities.

National Organization of Sisters of Color Ending Sexual Assault (SCESA)

National advocacy organization supporting and advocating for women of color and organizations by and for communities of color.

National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV)

A national social change organization dedicated to creating a social, political and economic environment in which violence against women no longer exists.

National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC)

A national information and resource hub relating to all aspects of sexual violence.

No Means No

A nonprofit organization strengthening sexual assault prevention efforts on college campuses.


Encourages teens and young adults struggling with mental health problems to talk about what they’re experiencing by sharing their personal stories of recovery, tragedy, struggle, or hope.

Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN)

National advocacy organization that operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline.

Safer Society Foundation

Organization dedicated to ending sexual abuse by promoting effective prevention and best-practice treatment for sexual abusers and their victims.

Stalking Resource Center

Information about stalking and resources for victims.

State, Territorial and Tribal Sexual Assault, and Domestic Violence Coalitions

Sexual assault and domestic violence coalitions often maintain statewide crisis lines and link to local service providers and local crisis lines. These coalitions are excellent resources for information about sexual assault and the options available in your state.

Tribal Court Clearinghouse

Materials available through the website, which serves as a resource for American Indian and Alaska Native Nations, include laws and publications on sexual assault, stalking, domestic violence, and more.


SurvJustice decreases the prevalence of sexual violence by assisting victims, empowering activists, and supporting institutions.

Ultra Violet

Advocacy organization mobilizing against sexism to expand women’s rights, though grassroots, and people-powered campaigns.

Victim Rights Law Center

Victim Rights Law Center