Interpersonal Violence Resources

If you or someone you know has been affected by Interpersonal Violence, help is available.  Please contact one of the following resources below to assist you:

ON CAMPUS
University Counseling Center
Free individual and group counseling support for students.  Survivor support group.
704‑687‑0311
Interpersonal Violence Prevention Services
Information, support, links to resources, and prevention programming
704-687-7407
Student Health Center
Health check-up, STI/HIV screening, health counseling, pharmacy
704-687-7400
Police & Public Safety704‑687‑2200
Office of Dean of Students
Assistance with student conduct process
704‑687‑0345
SAFE RIDE
Safety escort transportation
704‑687‑5636
Housing and Residence Life704‑687‑7501


OFF CAMPUS

Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department

Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Sexual Assault Unit Website

704‑353‑1000
Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Domestic Violence Unit704‑336‑2811
Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office
Information about if a protective order has been served
704‑336‑4728
Safe Alliance704‑332‑9034
Relationship Violence Hotline and Shelter (free)
Emergency shelter, 24 hour crisis line, residential/non-residential counseling services
704‑332‑2513
Victim Assistance (free)
Help with protective order paperwork and court accompaniment. Legal representation project
704‑336‑4126
Victim Compensation
Assist with victim financial difficulties; must have reported crime within 72 hours & have medical bills as result
704‑367‑2735
Rape Crisis Hotline704‑375‑9900
Women’s Commission
HERO Program— counseling for child witnesses of relationship violence
NOVA - New Options for Violent Actions—Batterer intervention program
Program Confianza— support for Latina survivors
704‑336‑3210
Jail VINE
Mecklenburg County's hotline that provides information on inmate custody status. Automated notification of arrestee’s release.
800‑247‑9658
Carolinas Medical Center—University
Provides medical care and has trained SANE (Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner) staff.
704‑863‑6000
Presbyterian Hospital
Provides medical care and sexaul assault services.  Has trained SANE (Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner) staff.
704‑384‑4000


NATIONAL RESOURCES
RAINN-National Sexual Assault Hotline800-656-HOPE
Love is Respect—National Dating Abuse Hotline
www.loveisrespect.org—live chat 24/7
24 hr. texting service: text "LOVEIS" to 22522 to talk to a peer advocate
1-866-331-9474
National Domestic Violence Hotline800-799-SAFE
800‑787‑3224 TTY