24-Hour Crisis Line: 1-800-670-7273

Support Services

Rape Crisis Center

24-hours-a-day, 7-days a week

Community Violence Solutions’ Rape Crisis Center responds to nearly 2000 requests for help each year.Staff and trained volunteers are on call to provide support both by phone and in-person.
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Sexual Assault Response Team

specially trained on-call sexual assault nurse examiners

SART, Community Violence Solutions’ Sexual Assault Response Team, provides a pool of specially trained on-call sexual assault nurse examiners to respond to the special needs of sexual assault victims. They perform the emergency medical exam needed to improve the evidence collection process, thereby increasing the rate of prosecution of sexual assault crimes.
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Children’s Interview Center

a safe place for kids to tell their story

The Children’s Interview Center of Contra Costa, a program of Community Violence Solutions, provides a variety of specialized services to children who have been sexually abused and their non-offending family members. Services provided include child forensic interviews, non-acute medical examinations, advocacy services, and parent education.
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Prevention Services

teaching prevention skills

Community Violence Solutions provides prevention and outreach services throughout Contra Costa and Marin Counties to raise awareness of the issue of sexual violence and to teach risk reduction strategies.
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Anti-Trafficking Project

24-Hour Confidential Crisis Line – Dial 211

Community Violence Solutions’ Rape Crisis Center is a collaborating partner in the county-wide Anti Trafficking project. Victims of sexual and/or labor exploitation may receive support, referral, and services in Contra Costa and neighboring counties by calling the 211 crisis referral line.
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Stand In Pride

Services for LGBTQ survivors of interpersonal violence: domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking; to educate the community on domestic violence in LGBTQ relationships and sexual assault among same-sex and/or transgender partners.
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Teen CVS

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