Sexual Violence and Relationship Violence

Regional Resources

Planned Parenthood of the Rochester/Syracuse Region (24 Hour Hotline: 866-600-6886)
Administrative Headquarters
114 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14605

The Rape Crisis Service of PPRSR provides crisis intervention and support services to women, children, and men who are victims of sexual assault and their significant others. There are trained counselors 24/7 to provide information and support enabling the client to make informed choices concerning medical, legal and counseling needs while offering advocacy and information about victim's rights.

Gay Alliance of the Genesee Valley (585-244-8640)
875 East Main Street
Suite 500
Rochester, NY 14605

The Gay Alliance Resource Directory (GARD) was created and is maintained by the Rochester, NY lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and ally (LGBTA) community for the LGBTA community.

Vera House, Inc. (24 Hour Crisis and Support Line: 315-468-3260; TTY (BUSINESS HOURS) 315-484-7263)
6181 Thompson Road, Suite 100
Syracuse, NY 13206
It is the mission of Vera House to end all domestic and sexual violence, to assist families in crisis, to support those affected by domestic and sexual violence to live safe, self-sufficient lives, to empower women and children, and to promote a culture of equality and respect in relationships.

The Advocacy Center (24 Hour Hotline: 607-277-5000)
P.O. Box 164
Ithaca, New York 14851
The goal of the Advocacy Center is to help reduce the trauma that results from domestic violence, sexual assault and child sexual abuse.

Advocacy Services for Abused Deaf Victims, Inc.
(VP: 866-936-8976)
(TTY/Fax: 585-232-2854)
P.O. Box 20023
Rochester, NY 14602
Our mission is to provide support to the Deaf community and to Deaf, Deaf-Blind, and Hard of Hearing individuals, families, and children who are or have been victims/survivors of domestic violence and/or sexual abuse. We offer a safe and supportive environment of advocacy, empowerment, community education, and training services. All of our staff are Deaf. All of our staff, advocates, and volunteers are fluent in American Sign Language (ASL).


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