New Hope Sexual Assault Survivors Program

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The YWCA North Central Indiana is a member of Indiana Coalition Against Sexual assault and provides free programs and services for adult women who are victims of sexual assault. Services include:

  • safe shelter
  • lethality assessments
  • food, clothing, and personal necessities
  • case management
  • legal advocacy
  • sexual assault counseling
  • childcare during programming
  • advocacy and referrals
  • access to healthcare services
  • outreach concerning sexual assault and date rape
  • non-residential services for male victims of sexual assault

Tania’s Story:

thoughtful woman

“I am writing this letter to let you know how much I appreciate the kindness and help that I have received from the YWCA. When I came to the YWCA I was a broken woman. I needed a safe place to heal and grow. I am so much better now.”

I am enrolled in college and looking forward to a wonderful future. I have learned so much about myself and have regained the confidence to walk with my head up, to look people in the eye, and to feel that I am a normal person. Aleta has been a life saving presence in my recovery from the sexual violence that almost destroyed me. I am so grateful.”

-YWCA New Hope client Tania

For more information about the New Hope Sexual Assault program email our Lead Sexual Assault Counselor TaraTuttle, ttuttle@www.ywcancin.org or call our 24 hour crisis line

1-866-YES-YWCA