Services Offered at Sexual Assault Programs

Victim Assistance

  • 24-hour Rape Crisis Line. Call 1-800-656-HOPE (4673) to be connected to a local sexual assault program
  • Counseling and support for survivor and for family and friends
  • Accompaniment and advocacy in hospitals, law enforcement settings and other legal settings
  • Mental health and support services
  • Referrals to appropriate community resources
  • Assistance with Crime Victims Compensation Fund claims



Communications with rape crisis center personnel are confidential and privileged. For information see KRS 211.608 and KRE 506. However, there are exceptions, including reporting child abuse. For information see KRS 209.020,  KRS 620.030.