SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- Regardless of age, race, sexual orientation, religion or gender - everyone has the right to live life free of abuse. These local resources can help.
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National Human Trafficking Hotline
The National Human Trafficking Hotline connects victims and survivors of sex and labor trafficking with services and supports to get help and stay safe.
Rape And Incest National Network (RAINN)
National Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-656-HOPE (4673)
The nation's largest anti-sexual violence organization. Offers many options for support and information.
Bay Area Women Against Rape (BAWAR)
Oakland-based agency offering free services, peer counseling, training, and advocacy for over 40 years.
National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline: 1-866-331-9474
Verity Compassion. Safety. Support.
Santa Rosa-based nonprofit working to end sexual violence. Offer a 24/7 Crisis Line at 707-545-7273.
Department of Defense's Safe Helpline
Sexual Assault support service for military service members. Confidential helpline at1-877-995-5247.
Gilroy-based human services agency, with a Crisis Hotline for Sexual Assault & Domestic Violence (1-877-363-7238).
Help 4 Guys
Resource guide for male victims and survivors of abuse.
Rape Trauma Services (Burlingame)
Burlingame-based nonprofit working to eliminate all forms of violence, especially sexual assault and abuse.
Offering a variety of services, training and advocacy regarding sexual violence.
Futures Without Violence - Workplaces Respond Center
Dedicated to creating workplaces free from domestic violence, sexual harassment & violence, and stalking. They provide resources, training, and technical assistance to employers, survivors, co-workers, and advocates.
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