Sexual Violence Education and Resources

Community Resources

Charlottesville and the University of Virginia have many available resources from which you may choose group and/or individual counseling and other services. Below is a list of agencies and resources with sensitive and well-trained staff who are willing to work with you throughout your healing process, with the legal system, or, if you are a UVA student, with any academic concerns you may have as a result of this trauma.

Crisis Hotlines / Emergency Services

Victim/Witness Programs

Individual and Group Counseling

Legal Assistance

Free Monthly Legal Clinics

Commonwealth Attorneys

Police Departments

These non-emergency numbers may be helpful if a criminal investigation is being conducted by a detective.

International Issues

Transportation Services

Self-Defense Courses

Medical Issues

Other Help

Educational Programs