Are you looking for support during Protection Order court? Has the State's Attorney called you to testify in a criminal case against your abuser? You do NOT have to be alone and unprepared. Our Advocates can help prepare you for court and sit by your side before and during the hearings. Although we are not law professionals, we regularly attend hearings as advocates and can help you understand the process.
Seeking medical attention after a physical or sexual assault can be overwhelming and filled with unknowns. RCDVC advocates can offer support for survivors in these situations. Advocates can:
Explain what a SANE kit is, and how forensic evidence will be collected
Sit with you while you wait to talk to nurses and doctors
Help you make sure you have a safe place to go when discharged
Help you understand your victims’ rights and reporting options
Provide comfort so you are not alone during this difficult time
Every 93 seconds, an American is sexually assaulted. You do not have to be alone, we are here to help.