In addition to providing support to victims of sexual assault, the National Sexual Assault Online Hotline provides information about recovery, medical issues, the criminal justice process, and local resources for family and friends of victims.
"Through the National Sexual Assault Online Hotline, RAINN is providing a way for victims to get help from people who are knowledgeable and prepared to support them," said actress Christina Ricci, National Spokesperson for RAINN. "The Online Hotline offers a lifeline to victims trapped in a situation where the Internet may be their only safe and secure link to the outside world and to getting help."
The National Sexual Assault Online Hotline has been awarded the NPower Technology Innovation Award for its groundbreaking use of technology. Additionally, the Online Hotline has been internationally recognized for its innovative volunteer opportunities by Innovations in Civic Participation (ICP).
For more information on how you can join RAINN in the fight against sexual assault, visit: http://www.rainn.org
RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) is the nation's largest
anti-sexual assault organization and was named one of "America's 100 Best
Charities" by Worth magazine. RAINN created and operates the National
Sexual Assault Hotlines (800.656.HOPE and rainn.org) in partnership with
over 1,100 local rape crisis centers across the country. The hotlines have
|SOURCE RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network)|
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