SEXUAL ASSAULT RESPONSE AND INFORMATION

In the event you or someone you know experiences an incident of sexual assault, it is recommended the following actions be taken:

  1. Go to a safe place as soon as possible.
  2. Call someone you trust to be with you, such as a relative, close friend, or a rape crisis counselor.
  3. Try to preserve all evidence. Do not wash, use the toilet, or change clothing. If you do change clothes, place all clothing, including outer clothing and underwear, into a paper (not plastic) bag.
  4. Do not bathe, shower, or douche.
  5. Contact a police department immediately.
  6. Get medical attention at a hospital or the student health center.
  7. Talk with rape and sexual assault counselors, who are often available at the hospital, to assist you with the sexual assault examination.

CRISIS CENTERS AND HOTLINES

Organization Contact City
MC Student Health Center (805) 378-1413 Moorpark
OC Student Health Center (805) 678-5832 Oxnard
VC Student Health Center (805) 289-6346 Ventura
     
Safe Harbor East (805) 526-3900 Simi Valley
Safe Harbor West (805) 641-4430 Ventura
Strength United (818) 886-0453 CSUN
Santa Paula Hospital (805) 933-8600 Santa Paula
St. John's Regional Medical Center (805) 988-2500 Oxnard
St. John's Pleasant Valley Hospital (805) 389-5800 Camarillo
Ventura County Medical Center (805) 652-6000 Ventura
Coalition for Family Harmony (805) 983-6014 Oxnard
Ventura County Rape Crisis Center (805) 656-1111 Ventura
The Women's Center (818) 677-2780 Hotline
Information Hotline 2-1-1 Hotline
Interface Mental Health Hotline (805) 485-6114 Hotline
Interface Children & Family Services +1 (800) 339-9597 Hotline
Coalition Sexual Assault Hotline +1 (800) 656-1111 Hotline
National Rape Hotline +1 (800) 656-4673 Hotline
National Suicide Hotline +1 (800) 273-8255 Hotline
Domestic Violence Hotline +1 (800) 799-7233 Hotline