RAINN provides 24/7 confidential support for anyone impacted by sexual violence. They have a wide range of resources, including general information about sexual assault and a hotline to call if you need help. They also have an online resource for victims of sexual assault called End Rape on Campus.
RAINN has received multiple awards for their work, including the American Bar Association Standing “O” Award, honoring RAINN as the nation’s outstanding victim service organization.
RAINN’s CyberTipline provides information to law enforcement and helps them track down online facilitators of sexual assault crimes. The database allows law enforcement agencies to quickly search a variety of information about people suspected of committing these crimes.
RAINN also has state coalitions across the country that are fighting for legislation to protect victims of sexual violence and ensure that victims have access to services they need.
The other RAINN programs include After Violent Assault, Speak Up, Unite Against Sexual Assault, the National Sexual Assault Hotline and Online Hotline.
RAINN is a national support network that helps victims of sexual violence as well as their families and friends. RAINN has been around for 27 years and offers anonymous hotline services for people who may have been sexually assaulted. They also offer online chat services to make it easier for victims who are uncomfortable talking on the phone about their assault to talk with someone from RAINN.
RAINN was founded in 1994 and the first hotline, 1-800-656-HOPE, opened on April 30, 1995. The name RAINN comes from Men’s Rights Against Rape, which formed in order to raise awareness of issues facing men who have been sexually assaulted.
The National Sexual Assault Hotline is a 24 hour toll-free hotline with trained staff providing counseling and crisis intervention services to victims of sexual assault (1-800-656-HOPE). The hotline answers calls from anywhere in the United States.
RAINN has an outbound live operator available to talk with anyone calling for help on a variety of topics related to sexual assault. Learn more information here: https://www.goodmorningamerica.com/wellness/story/sexual-assaults-stopped-coronavirus-pandemic-70242928