Services

 

24 hour crisis line 
 

Medical Accompaniment

Emergency room support to survivors of sexual assault. Trained volunteer advocates and staff provide medical accompaniment at Northeast Georgia Medical Center where survivors get a Sexual Assault Nurse Exam (also called a  SANE )
 

Crisis Intervention

Crisis Intervention services provided to survivors of sexual assault, age 13 and older, include but are not limited to:

  • Phone or face-to-face crisis intervention
  • Support provided regardless of when the assault occurred or if the crime was reported to law 
  • Counseling
  • Referral resources specific to the needs and wants of the survivor
  • Referral to public health department for aftercare examination and screenings for sexually transmitted infections
  • Assistance filing Victim Compensation forms
     

Judicial Accompaniment and Support

Legal accompaniment throughout the judicial process, including accompaniment for law enforcement interviews and in the courtroom 
 

Professional Training

For medical, psychological, legal, law enforcement, and other agencies involved with survivors of sexual assault
 

Community Education

Sexual assault awareness and prevention education for parent groups, churches, and civic and community groups 
 

Prevention Education

Rape Response provides prevention education to high school and college campuses, as well as an 8th grade sexual assault prevention curriculum to all students with parental permission in the following counties:

  • Dawson
  • Habersham
  • Hall 
  • Lumpkin
  • White 
     

All services provided by Rape Response are free and confidential