• Additional Resources

    The following resources are meant to provide survivors, supportive friends and family, faculty, and staff with the necessary resources to support victims of sexual violence.

    Supporting Survivors

    Find out what you should do and should not do to support survivors of sexual assault. | Learn More 

    Counseling and Health Services

    The office of Counseling & Health Services seeks to enhance student learning by promoting physical health and emotional well-being.

    Sexualities and Gender Diversity Initiatives

    Hamline University's campus-wide Sexualities and Gender Diversity Initiatives are focused on creating a dynamic campus community that affirms and supports sexual and gender diversity and promotes healthy and safe relationships. Learn more about our educational programming and events throughout the year.

    Women's Resource Center

    The Women's Resource Center is a women-empowered space open to all members of the Hamline community. We provide a safe place to hang out, learn about women's issues, volunteer, and find resources on and off campus. We offer educational programming throughout the year, so please visit our calendar to see our upcoming events.

    Outside Resources

    Local Community - Minneapolis | Saint Paul

    Sexual Offense Services (SOS), 651-266-1000, is a non-profit organization providing outreach, advocacy, and support to survivors of sexual violence and their partners, families, and friends throughout Ramsey County. | Learn More.

    • Their advocates listen, believe, support, accompany, offer information and referrals, and provide peer counseling to survivors of assault, past and present

    • They maintain a 24-hour crisis and support line and offer 24-hour advocacy for survivors of sexual assault and sexual abuse

    Saint Paul Intervention Project is a local non-profit organization providing domestic abuse resources | Learn More Additionally, these brochure's can help you regain control of your life in a domestic abuse situation. | Download What is Domestic Violence | Download Domestic Violence: No One Should Have to Face it Alone  

    LGBTQIA Anti-Violence Program Each year OutFront Minnesota Community Services assists more than 800 people affected by anti-LGBTQ bias crimes or domestic violence. We provide a crisis support line, legal referrals, and free and confidential crisis counseling and advocacy services for LGBTQ crime victims. | Call 800-800-0350

    State Resources

    Local Public Health Association of Minnesota Works statewide to improve and protect the health of the population of Minnesota by providing leadership and advocacy on behalf of public health issues | Learn More  

    Minnesota Department of Health Sexual Violence Prevention Program (MDH) Helps people and organizations identify effective ways to prevent sexual violence | Learn More  

    Minnesota Coalition Against Sexual Assault (MNCASA) Provides sexual assault information, locations and telephone numbers of other sexual assault programs in Minnesota. 1.800.964.8847| Learn More  

    Minnesota Indian Women's Sexual Assault Coalition One of 22 Tribal Coalitions around the country formed to address sexual assault and domestic violence in American Indian Communities, focusing specifically on ending and preventing sexual violence | Learn More

    Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women (MCBW) A membership organization, with 90 member programs located throughout Minnesota with a strong history of effectively carrying out programming that advances women's safety and security | Learn More  

    MN Men's Action Network Building a public/private prevention effort that promotes male leadership | Learn More  

    Minnesota Center Against Violence and Abuse A clearinghouse of research, education and access to violence related resources | Learn More  

    OutFront Minnesota Their mission is to create a state where lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer people are free to be who they are, love who they love, and live without fear of violence, harassment or discrimination. | Learn More

    Sensibilities, Inc. Training and consultation business for Cordelia Anderson, nationally known speaker and consultant on prevention of child sexual exploitation and sexual violence | Learn More  

    National Resources

    Campaign for Commercial Free Childhood Information on the impact of marketing and the consumer culture on children and communities | Learn More  

    Center for Disease Control and Prevention Prevention resources including fact sheets | Learn More  

    FORGE is a national transgender anti-violence organization, founded in 1994. Since 2009, we have been federally funded to provide direct services to transgender, gender non-conforming and gender non-binary survivors of sexual assault. | Learn More

    National Sexual Violence Resource Center The nation's principle information and resource center regarding all aspects of sexual violence | Learn More  

    National Coalition to Prevent Child Sexual Exploitation Official site for current information on Missing and Exploited Children | Learn More  

    Prevention Institute Addresses complex health and social issues beyond approaches that target individuals, one person at a time, to create systematic, comprehensive strategies that change the conditions that impact community health | Learn More  

    Prevent - Connect Prevention Connection is a national online project dedicated to the primary prevention of violence against women | Learn More  

    Stop Violence Against Women - A project by The Advocates for Human Rights A forum for information, advocacy and change | Learn More  

    The Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN) News, information and national directory of programs working with sexual assault. 24-hour hotline will connect callers with the nearest sexual assault program. 24 hotline: 1.800.656.HOPE | Learn More  

    United States Department of Justice Office of Violence Against Women Providing national leadership in the effort to confront sexual violence, a significant crime against women at home and abroad | Learn More