Sexual Assault Prevention

Service Categories
Sexual Assault Prevention subcategories:
The structure of the services index and definitions of the terms contained herein were originally published in A Taxonomy of Human Services: A Conceptual Framework with Standardized Terminology and Definitions for the Field by the Information and Referral Federation of Los Angeles County, Inc., 3035 Tyler Ave., El Monte, CA 91731; Copyright (c) 1983, 1987, 1991. No part of this listing of human services terms and definitions may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, electrical, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise without the prior written permission of the Information and Referral Federation of Los Angeles County, Inc.

This file's content displays in the left hand side margin of your Taxonomy - Directory of Services.

Above is the standard disclaimer required by AIRS INFOLINE, please consult locally or with AIRS as to what is appropriate to post for your system Taxonomy.

We do NOT recommend that you use MS Word to edit or manage this file, be sure to seek out a program or application that is a valid web authoring tool to do so.

You will want to be sure to retain the exact file name and extension when editing, saving, and re-uploading this file to your directory.


Taxonomy Code: FN-1500.8150

Programs that help people who may be vulnerable to rape, molestation or other forms of sexual assault become aware of the general precautions that can be taken to reduce the risk of becoming a victim, and the alternatives for handling the situation should they be approached or attacked.

Navigation Tips [+/-]

by distance from Zip Code:

There are 24 matching records.
Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
Alliance Against Sexual Violence, York CountyThe vision of the alliance is to raise community consciousness of sexual violence; to initiate action against sexual violence; to support and empower victims of sexual violence and their significant others; to work towards the prevention of sexual violence through education; and to advocate for the rights of fair or equitable treatment of survivors of sexual violence through social change.YorkVictim's Assistance Center, A Program of YWCA YorkYWCA York
A Safe Place - Prevention/Education ProgramsTo help children, teens and adult community members learn more about sexual violence and how to get help.WarrenA Safe PlaceA Safe Place
AWARE, Inc. - SAPRO Military Sexual Assault Prevention and ResponseMilitary/Civilian partnership between the Department of Defense and civilian rape crisis centers. Direct services staff help troops in Iraq and Afghanistan who have been victim of sexual assault. AWARE also provides technical support to active duty personnel throughout the United States.MercerAWARE, Inc.AWARE, Inc.
Beyond Violence - Educational OutreachOffers educational programming and outreach to the local school and community groups. Available programs are subject to change but could include: Breaking the Cycle, Stranger Danger and Bullies to Buddies. Programs provide information and education for women and school age children and/or teens regarding recognizing healthy and unhealthy relationships, teen dating abuse, help a friend who is in an abusive relationship, self esteem and self sespect and the risks of drugs in correlation ot abuse. ColumbiaBeyond Violence-Sexual/Domestic Violence ProgramsBeyond Violence
Boro Women & Family Services - Preventative Support & EducationStudents, Parents & Group Education Presentations STD Educational Information Drug & Alcohol Resources & Referrals Self Injury Resources & Referrals Domestic Violence Support, Resources & Referrals Sexual Assault Support, Resources & Referrals Health Crisis Resources & Referrals Mental Health Resources & ReferralsErieBoro Women & Family ServicesBoro Women & Family Services
Center for Victims - Training, Education and OutreachCV educates the community on the causes of violence and promotes wellness and violence prevention through education and outreach, peace-building efforts, and arts and media programming. Education programs focus on sexual assault, violence prevention, grief and loss, and understanding trauma.AlleghenyCenter for Victims - Training, Education and OutreachCenter for Victims
Clinton County Women's Center - Outreach CoordinationProvides prevention and awareness education programs that can be modified to meet needs of community member or group. Services are designed to be customized to be appropriate for any age group. Program topics include, but are not limited to: Agency services Domestic violence Sexual violence Elder abuse Protection from abuse orders Screening for domestic violence Workplace violence Self-esteem Dating violence Healthy relationships Anger management Feelings Personal safety Stranger danger 3 kinds of touches Bullying Date rape Stalking ClintonOutreach Program - Clinton County Women's CenterClinton County Women's Center
Community Awareness Education - YWCA Northcentral PAAwareness programs are available to groups of all ages — including specially focused violence prevention trainings. Presentation topics include: Healthy touch education Dating relationships Workplace safety related to sexual harrassment Life skills and parenting workshop Community Safe Touch Stranger Danger Child mandated reporting Expert witness testimony for sexual assault casesLycomingYWCA - Northcentral PennsylvaniaYWCA
Crime Victim Center of Erie County - Sexual Assault Services24 hour hotline, free and confidential counseling, accompaniment to an ER (Hospital) or police station, court accompaniment, assistance with filing for victim's compensation, assistance with restitution, assistance with victim impact statements, and community education.ErieCrime Victim Center of Erie CountyCrime Victim Center of Erie County
Crime Victims Council of the Lehigh ValleyProviding nonjudgmental support and services to victims of all violence including sexual assault, their families and significant others. Groups offered include a rape survivors group, children's support group, pre-adolescent group, teen support group, parents of sexually abused children support group, adult survivor of childhood sexual abuse group, male survivor's group and a homicide survivors group. Other services include trained counselors who can accompany victims of violence to the emergency room, police departments or to court. Individual and support group counseling are available. Also offers education and resources on crime victimization and prevention for interested individuals and groups. Easton Office 1555 Northampton Street, Easton, PA 18042 610-250-6314 FaxLehighCrime Victims Council of the Lehigh ValleyCrime Victims Council of the Lehigh Valley
Family Services Inc. Sexual Assault PreventionPrograms that help people who may be vulnerable to rape, molestation or other forms of sexual assault become aware of the general precautions that can be taken to reduce the risk of becoming a victim.BlairFamily Services Inc. Victim ServicesFamily Services Incorporated
Family Support Line of Delaware County - Helping Abuse VictimsHelping Abuse Victims provide a safe and trusting environment by professionals trained to deal with this trauma.DelawareFamily Support Line - Delaware; MediaFamily Support Line of Delaware County
National Guard of the United States - Sexual Assault Prevention and Response ProgramThe National Guard Sexual Assault Prevention & Response Program (SAPR) is part of a Department of Defense-wide initiative to end sexual assault in the military and encourage Service members to protect and defend one another against unwanted sexual contact. Through preventative education, civilian partnerships, bystander intervention, and victim advocacy, SAPR empowers service members to report incidents they’ve experienced, and recognize when they or someone they know may be in a dangerous situation. United States Department of Defense, National Guard of the United StatesUnited States Department of Defense
Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape - Support ServicesProvide immediate and long term services to victims of sexual assault and work to create sexual violence public awareness and prevention education within their communities CumberlandPennsylvania Coalition Against Rape - CumberlandPennsylvania Coalition Against Rape
Sexual Assault Resource and Counseling Center of Lebanon CountyProvides counseling and advocacy for survivors of sexual violence and their significant others, also provides education on all issues related to sexual violence. Hotline available 24/7LebanonSexual Assault Resource and Counseling Center of LebanonSexual Assault Resource and Counseling Center of Lebanon
Sexual Assault Resource and Counseling Center of Schuylkill CountySexual Assault Resource and Counseling Center that provides: - 24 hour hotline - 24 hour medical and legal accompaniment - individual counseling for survivors and their loved ones - Support group - Prevention and education programs - Resource MaterialSchuylkillSexual Assault Resource and Counseling Center of Schuylkill CountySexual Assault Resource and Counseling Center of Schuylkill County
Survivors Network of Those Abused by Priests (SNAP)The oldest and largest support and information organization for victims of clergy sexual abuse. Allentown, PA SNAP Chapter Contact: Juliann Bortz 610-432-2895 or 610-217-3118 (cell) Email: Meetings: Fourth Thursday of each month, 7:00pm to 8:30pmSurvivors Network of Those Abused by PriestsSurvivors Network of Those Abused by Priests
Transitions - Sexual Assault PreventionUnionTransitions of PATransitions of PA
Transitions - Sexual Assault PreventionUnionTransitions of PATransitions of PA
Victim Services Inc. Crime Victim Support - SomersetVarious assistance for crime victims and their families.CambriaVictim Services Inc. Direct ServicesVictim Services
Victim Services Inc. Sexual Assault PreventionActivites focused on the prevention of sexual assault.CambriaVictim Services Inc. Direct ServicesVictim Services
Women Organized Against Rape - Education & TrainingWOAR’s effort to eliminate sexual violence is rooted in changing attitudes and practices which perpetrate all forms of violence. Annually, WOAR provides over 1800 Preventive Education programs for schools, community and professional organizations throughout Philadelphia. Conducted by a qualified staff of professionals, educational programs are tailored to address the concerns and needs of the audience requesting the workshop, training or program. To ensure the safety of those receiving services, WOAR’s Education staff obtained Child Abuse, Federal and State Background checks.PhiladelphiaWomen Organized Against Rape - Philadelphia; Center CityWomen Organized Against Rape
YWCA Greater Harrisburg - Prevention Education ServicesEducational programs for schools, community groups, professional groups, churches. Specific to sexual assualt and domestic violence.DauphinYWCA Greater HarrisburgYWCA Greater Harrisburg
YWCA Lancaster - Sexual Assault Prevention & Counseling Center (SAPCC)Provides comprehensive services to children and adults who have experienced sexual violence. All client services are at no cost and confidential. Direct services to victim-survivors and significant others include: - Individual counseling and client advocacy - 24 hour rape crisis hotline (717-392-7273) - Accompaniment to hospital, police and court proceedings - Support group counseling on an as needed/requested - Information and referral to appropriate resources - Primary prevention programs, presentations and workshops available to the community, school and other professional organizations - Act 126 Mandated Reporter Training offered for any agency that interacts with children on a daily basis ie: school districts, faith based organizations, after school programs, etc. The sexual assault center provides a Volunteer Advocate Training for individuals interested in becoming hotline or medical advocates and volunteers. The 40 hour mandatory training provides a general overview about the long-lasting effects of sexual violence, and identifies various agencies that can assist victims survivors and their families. Volunteer advocates learn how to give appropriate referrals to hotline callers, as well as gain a sound knowledge of medical, legal and social service systems. Volunteer trainings are held at least twice a year in the fall and spring. Other locations: Columbia 401 Locust Street, Columbia PA 17512 Tuesday, 3:00pm to 3:00pm Ephrata 40 East Main Street, Ephrata PA 17522 Wednesday, 3:00pm to 6:00pm Millersville University 1 South George Street, Millersville PA 17551 Monday, 11:00am to 7:00pm LancasterYWCA LancasterYWCA Lancaster

Outline of Categories [+/-]

Select a main category outline to be viewed: