Sexual Assault Resources

Sexual violence comprises any form of unwanted, unwelcomed, forceful or coercive sexual contact. These behaviors exist on a continuum that include, but are not limited to: lewdness, peer sexual harassment, sexual harassment, stalking, sexual assault, and rape. Although sometimes called by different names, the common thread that binds these behaviors together are issues of control, power, and violence.



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What is sexual assault?

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WRRC: How to Help a Friend who has been Sexually Assaulted

UC Davis Sexual Violence Resources

UC Davis Sexual Assault Policy


Center for Advocacy Resources and Education (CARE)

Counseling, crisis intervention & advocacy for sexual assault, violence & stalking. Behind TAPS, near the IM fields Contact: (530) 752-3299

Emergency Response is provided to survivors who have been sexually assaulted within the past 72 hours. To speak with the victim advocate immediately, please call the UC Davis Police Department Dispatch at 530-752-1727 and ask to speak to the CVPP victim advocate on-call.

For non-emergencies: Call or e-mail Jacquelynn Lira, jllira@ucdavis.edu.

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Harassment Discrimination and Prevention Program (HDAPP)

The UC Davis Sexual Harassment and Sexual Violence Policy as well as the Student Code of Conduct prohibit all forms of sexual harassment and sexual violence, including sexual assault, dating and domestic violence, and stalking. HDAPP is an advocate for those interested in their reporting options

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(530) 752-9255

Anonymous Call Line (530) 752-2255

Student Health & Counseling Services (SHCS)

UC Davis Student Health and Counseling Services or SHCS provides a wide variety of medical, mental health and wellness services to all registered UC Davis students regardless of insurance coverage. Most services are provided through scheduled appointments, however urgent care (services without appointments) for acute medical and mental health needs are also available.

Appointment Desk & Advice Nurse *(530) 752-2349

*This line will connect you to both medical and counseling professionals. Medical professionals are required to report sexual assault and domestic violence. For confidentiality, ask to speak directly to a counselor. For more information, click here.

Phoenix Rising - CAPS

This process-oriented group is open to undergraduate and graduate students who are survivors of sexual abuse, sexual assault, and/or sexual trauma experienced in childhood or as adults.

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The goal of this group is to provide a healing, empowering, and safe space for survivors to discuss and receive support around a range of issues including relationships, intimacy, sexuality, safety, mind-body awareness, balance, sense of control, communication, and trust. If you are interested in participating in this group, please call CAPS at (530) 752-0871 or come to 219 North Hall to schedule an intake or group screening appointment.

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Students Against Sexual Violence

Students Against Sexual Violence is dedicated to working on campus to end all forms of violence including sexual assault, domestic violence and stalking. We believe that it is everyone's right to live and learn in a safe environment and everyone's duty to make it one.

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Greeks Against Sexual Assault (GASA)

GASA is a 4 unit pass/no pass class held in Fall Quarter 2010 on Mondays and Wednesday from 2:10 to 4:00 pm.

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GASA is dedicated to educating and bringing awareness of sexual assault and prevention to the Greek community of Davis. The class is limited to 15 people, is open to members of any sorority or fraternity at UC Davis, and enrollment is a first-come-first serve basis. If you are interested in taking the GASA class, please e-mail your name and chapter to Ines Hodzic.

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Local

Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Center of Yolo County

Crisis Lines: (530) 662-1133 or (916) 371-1907
Their mission statement is to eliminate sexual assault and domestic violence through sensitive prevention, intervention, and treatment.

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Services provided include:

  • • Emergency shelter, food, clothing
  • • Support services such as therapy and legal assistance for up to 98 days for victims and their family
  • • All services are provided FREE of charge



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Women Escaping a Violent Environment (WEAVE)

Crisis Line: 916-920-2952
Their mission statement is to decrease victim trauma and promote recovery through effective counseling and advocacy programs in Sacramento area.

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Service provided include:

  • • 24-hour Support & Information Line
  • • Assistance with Temporary Restraining Order Application
  • • Referral to local low-cost legal services for assistance with court representation, custody, and divorce proceedings
  • • Emergency Shelter Program for Survivors of Domestic Violence
  • • Suited for Success, provides survivors with over $50 worth of professional clothing, interview advice and job skills consultation to empower women to go back to work and reenter society as financially independent individuals



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My Sister's House

My Sister's House's mission is to serve the needs of Asian and Pacific Islander women and children impacted by domestic violence by providing a culturally appropriate and responsive safe haven and community services.

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They offer:

  • • 6-bed Safe Haven shelter for women and children
  • • Culturally and linguistically appropriate domestic violence intervention services
  • • Women at Work Program for domestic violence survivors of all backgrounds
  • • New Beginnings women's learning and support group
  • • Community outreach and education
  • 24-hour Multilingual Help Line: (916) 428-3271



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National

CALCASA

The California Coalition Against Sexual Assault, a statewide coalition of rape crisis centers and prevention programs founded in 1980. Our Mission is that CALCASA provides leadership, vision and resources to rape crisis centers, individuals and other entities committed to ending sexual violence.

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V-Day:A Global Movement to End Violence Against Women and Girls

V-Day is a global movement to end violence against women and girls that raises funds and awareness through benefit productions of Playwright/Founder Eve Ensler's award winning play, The Vagina Monologues and other artistic works.

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