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Sexual Violence Center (SVC)

Advocacy

2021 E Hennepin Ave, Ste 418, Minneapolis, MN, 55413-1867

Distance: 904 Miles

(612) 871-5111

Website

https://www.sexualviolencecenter.org

Service Details

Description

Program that works on behalf of individuals and/or groups to make sure that they receive the benefits and services for which they are eligible


Additional Information

Advocates help people:
* At the hospital
* At the police station when filing a report and being interviewed
* At meetings with the prosecutor or on court dates
* By communicating between investigators and prosecutors
* By filing for court protection orders such as an Order for Protection or a Harassment Restraining Order
* By helping people apply for confidential addresses as needed (Safe at Home program)


Features

  • Client Conveniences
    • Assistance with community resources 
  • Payment
    • Free / no cost to eligible clients 
  • Service Availability
    • 24 hours a day 

Eligibility

Any victim or secondary victim of rape, sexual abuse, or harassment in Hennepin, Scott and Carver Counties including all genders, identities and ages.


Application Instructions

To reach an advocate for help reporting a sexual assault, learn more about the process or get a legal referral, call the crisis line at (612) 871-5111.


Fees

No cost for this service.


Business Hours

8:00am - 8:00pm, Monday - Thursday
8:00am - 4:00pm, Friday


Area Served

Hennepin, Carver and Scott Counties


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main - Crisis Line (952) 448-5425 24/7
Main - Crisis Line (612) 871-5111 24/7
Office (612) 871-5100

Last Update

9/25/2019

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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