Interpersonal Violence Resources

If you or someone you know has been affected by Interpersonal Violence, such as sexual assault or relationship violence, help is available.  The following campus and community resources may be of assistance to you:

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)
Free individual and group counseling support for students.  Survivor support group.
Student Health Center
Provides primary medical care, psychiatric care, disease prevention, and various speciality services to all registered UNC Charlotte students
Police & Public Safety 704‑687‑2200
Dean of Students Office
Aims to advance a UNC Charlotte culture of care by assisting students in navigating the opportunities and challenges of the Niner Nation Experience.
Title IX Office                                                                                          Promotes a safe and healthy campus environment through compliance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and The Campus Sexual Violence Elimination Act (Campus SaVE). Title IX staff receives reports from students or others who have experienced or witnessed sexual misconduct, relationship violence, and/or stalking, investigates such occurrences and oversees the process of resolving complaints in a fair manner. 704-687-6130
Student Assistance and Support Services (SASS)                              Assists, supports and advocates for students experiencing a broad range of issues, concerns or challenges interfering with a student's ability to be successful academically or personally at UNC Charlotte. 704-687-0345

Interpersonal Violence Resource Guide


Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department (Home Page)

Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Sexual Assault Unit

Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Domestic Violence Unit 704‑336‑2811
Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office 704‑336‑4728
Safe Alliance (Home Page) 704‑332‑9034
Safe Alliance - Domestic Violence Shelter
Free emergency shelter, 24 hour crisis line, residential/non-residential counseling services
Safe Alliance Domestic Violence Hotline 704-332-2513
Safe Alliance Rape Crisis Hotline                                                           Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week 704-375-9900
Safe Alliance - Other Programs and Services 704-332-9034
United Family Services                                                                              Useful resources for those affected by interpersonal violence  
Mecklenburg County's hotline that provides information on inmate custody status. Automated notification of arrestee’s release.
Community Support Services - Women's Commission                        Domestic violence help in Charlotte, NC 704-336-3210
Carolinas Healthcare System - Domestic Violence Services
Resources for individuals who experience domestic or intimate partner violence.
Novant Health - Sexual Assault Services
Provides medical care and sexaul assault services.  Has trained SANE (Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner) staff.


RAINN-National Sexual Assault Hotline 800-656-HOPE
Love is Respect—National Dating Abuse Hotline—live chat 24/7
24 hr. texting service: text "LOVEIS" to 22522 to talk to a peer advocate
National Domestic Violence Hotline 800-799-SAFE
800‑787‑3224 TTY