• Talk to Someone

  • Talk to Someone

To Get an Exam

  • Call 24/7 to get a free Uber Cab to Medstar Washington Hospital Center and send a confidential advocate to meet you at the hospital, and/or arrange a forensic exam.

  • SANE Response Line

    1-800-641-4028

National Sexual Assault Hotline

  • The Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline which provides free, confidential, anonymous advice 24/7. RAINN also operates the National Sexual Assault Online Hotline, a chat service for survivors of sexual violence. RAINN operates the DoD Safe Helpline online and telephone hotlines for members of the Department of Defense community affected by sexual assault.

  • Hotline

    1-800-656-4673

  • Website

    www.rainn.org

DC Victim Hotline

  • The DC Victim Hotline is available for all crime victims in the District of Columbia 24/7. The Online Chat is available from 12pm-5pm M-F. The Victim Assistance Specialists provide information, support and referrals to local organizations and resources in the community such as: 

    • Accessing the crime victim compensation fund 
    • Medical and forensic exams
    • Housing 
    • Legal assistance
    • Mental health counseling and support groups
    • Other individual support as needed

  • Hotline

    844-443-5732

  • TTY

    711

  • Website

    http://dcvictim.org

DC Rape Crisis Center

  • The DC Rape Crisis Center offers free counseling for survivors and significant others (family, friends, and partners). The DC Rape Crisis Center’s model for counseling is based on the empowerment model, which stresses the inherent wisdom and knowledge of people to heal and direct their own lives. DCRCC’s therapists are helpers, not directors, in the lives of their clients. Sessions are guided by what the survivor wants to do in his or her life. 

  • Counseling

    202-232-0789

  • Address

    5321 First Place NE Washington, DC 20011

  • Website

    http://dcrcc.org

Love Is Respect

  • Loveisrespect is a 24/7 hotline and online chat specifically designed for teens and young adults experiencing dating violence and their friends and family. The services are free and confidential. Loveisrespect is a project of the National Domestic Violence Hotline and Break the Cycle.

    Text LOVEIS to 22522

  • Respect Helpline

    1-877-331-9474

  • TTY

    1-866-331-8453

  • Website

    http://www.loveisrespect.org