Community Resources

Austin Community Resources

SAFE Alliance

Confidential community resources, located off-campus. Eloise House provides forensic medical exams by a Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE): 512-267-SAFE (7233). Offers individual and group therapy for individuals who have experienced sexual assault and/or domestic violence. Provides domestic violence shelter services.
24/7 Hotline: 512-267-7233

Asian Family Support Services of Austin (AFSSA)

Provides crisis intervention, advocacy, legal services, and confidential support groups for Asian women who have experienced sexual assault or relationship violence.
24/7 Hotline: 877-281-8371

Texas Crime Victim Resources

Austin resources for victims, including crisis hotlines, victim assistance programs, crime victim compensation, support groups and counseling resources, and financial and legal referrals.
24/7 Hotline: 512-472-4357

Texas Advocacy Project

Offers legal advice from attorneys on issues of family violence, dating violence, and sexual violence, including protective orders. 512-476-5377

Legal Aid for Survivors of Sexual Assault (LASSA)

Provides free legal services and advice, community trainings, and resources to educate survivors on their legal rights and options. 800-991-5153

National Resources

National Sexual Assault Hotline

Hotline operated by RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network), that serves people affected by sexual violence. 800-656-4673

National Domestic Violence Hotline

Through this hotline, an advocate can provide local service resources (safe house shelters, transportation, casework assistance) and crisis intervention. 800-799-7233

Love is Respect

Offers support, information, and advocacy to young people in need, and concerned friends and family who have questions to prevent or end abusive relationships. 866-331-9474

Stalking Resource Center

Provides crisis intervention, information, and support to individuals experience stalking.
Hotline: 855-484-2846

Trans LifeLine

Hotline staffed by transgender people for transgender people to respond to whatever support needs arise. 877-565-8860

The Trevor Project

Provides crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning young people. 866-488-7386

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Provides crisis suicide intervention, self-harm counseling and assistance, and local mental health referrals. 800-273-8255

Sexual Assault Support & Help for Americans Abroad Center (SASHAA)

Provides sexual assault support and response to Americans overseas. 833-723-3833

International SOS

For students requiring any type of emergency assistance abroad. 215-942-8226