Many online resources are available to help you learn more about how best to support a friend, family member, loved one, or colleague. Please browse the information provided via the links below, or reach out to us Monday-Friday, 8 AM to 5 PM, at 615-875-0660.
Our 24-hour crisis support line is available to survivors, and sometimes survivors feel more empowered to call when with a friend or family member. Our hotline number is 615-322-SAFE (7233). When possible, we ask that non-urgent support and advice for friends and family please be requested during business hours, so that the hotline remains available for crisis response and survivor needs. With any emergency, please call 911.
Resources for Parents and Friends:
EverFi Supporting a Survivors Guide
Resources For Student Survivors:
Not Alone (U.S. Department of Justice resource; sexual assault)
Stalking Resource Center (stalking)
GLBTQ Domestic Violence Project (domestic violence, sexual violence, GLBTQ)
The Trevor Project (crisis intervention and suicide prevention hotline/online chat for LGBTQ youth)
National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (domestic violence)
Men Can Stop Rape (sexual violence, healthy masculinity)
National Dating Abuse Helpline (dating abuse)
One Love Danger Assessment App (dating violence)
DoD Safe Help Line (Department of Defense Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (SAPR) Programs, the DoD Safe Helpline is a groundbreaking crisis support service for members of the DoD community affected by sexual assault.Phone 877-995-5247, text, or online chat available 24/7/365.)
Veterans Crisis Line (Veterans and their loved ones can call 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1, chat online, or send a text message to 838255 to receive confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Support for deaf and hard of hearing individuals is available.)
Understanding Title IX, the Clery Act, and More: