If you are a victim/survivor of sexual violence, help is available.

If you are in crisis and need to speak to a certified, confidential sexual assault crisis counselor, please call the 24/7 crisis  hotline:

  • 1-888-999-5545 (English)
  • 1-888-568-8332 (Spanish)

The hotline will connect you to a certified sexual assault crisis counselor. All calls are free and confidential. Advocates are affiliated with one of Connecticut’s nine community-based sexual assault crisis services programs.

Community-Based Sexual Assault Crisis Services Programs (click for a full-sized image)

Sexual Assault Crisis Services Programs







Each Center Provides:

  • Hotline Services 24 hours/day 7 days/week
  • 24 hour crisis counseling
  • Information & referral
  • Advocacy for children and non-abusing parent
  • Short-term counseling for victims and their family and/or friends
  • Support groups
  • Community education programs dealing with sexual assault issues
  • Community prevention programs dealing with safety concerns, etc.

For additional information about sexual
assault crisis services in Connecticut:

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Information for Victims of Sexual Assault and Their Families

Sexual assault is a horrific crime, and survivors, as well as their friends and family, may have many questions and concerns following an assault. This booklet, created by the Office of Victim Services, has detailed information about common reactions to sexual assault, how to support a loved one, what to expect at the hospital, available support services, and the criminal justice system.