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Campus Resources

UCPD – University of California Police Department, 1 Sproul Hall, 510-642-6760 (non-emergency line)

The emergency telephone numbers are 911 (from any campus or hardline phone), or 510-642-3333 (from mobile phones). UCPD assists survivors in getting medical treatment and reporting. It will investigate any criminal acts and seek prosecution if the sexual assault or battery occurred on campus or University property. If the assault did not occur within UCPD jurisdiction, it will assist by contacting the appropriate agency.

TANG CENTER – University Health Services (UHS), 2222 Bancroft Way http://www.uhs.berkeley.edu/Services/Sexualassault/

Medical Services

Call Urgent Care Clinic (8am-6pm M-F, 9am-4pm, Sat)/24-hour advice line, 510-642-3188. After Hours Assistance: (510) 643-7197.  Services include treatment for injuries and testing for pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases. Staff will also coordinate with local hospitals for evidence collection, if requested by the survivor.

Counseling Services

Call Social Services, 510-642-6074. Confidential counseling is provided as well information and support on criminal and civil procedures, safety issues, housing and academic concerns, and other campus and community resources.

Prevention and Education Services

Call Health Promotion, 510-642-7202.

 

GENDER EQUITY RESOURCE CENTER (GenEq), 202 Cesar Chavez Student Center, 510-643-5727, http://geneq.berkeley.edu

One-on-one support includes options and resources, advocacy and assistance with processes, and help with documentation.

 

OFFICE FOR THE PREVENTION OF HARASSMENT AND DISCRIMINATION (OPHD), 685 University Hall, 510-643-7985

OPHD responds to complaints of sex discrimination or sexual harassment (including sexual assault) for faculty, staff and students.  Policies: http://ophd.berkeley.edu/policies-procedures

 

CENTER FOR STUDENT CONDUCT (CSC), 205 Sproul Hall, 510-643-9069

CSC handles complaints of student behavior under Code of Student Conduct - http://sa.berkeley.edu/conduct

 

STUDENT LEGAL SERVICES (SLS), 102 Sproul Hall, 510-642-3916

The Attorney for Students provides free, confidential legal advice to registered students (but does not represent clients).

 

OMBUDSPERSON FOR STUDENTS AND POSTDOCTORAL APPOINTEES, 510-642-5754

This is a confidential resource where students can explore their options to resolve their campus-related conflicts or concerns. 

 

Bears that CARE (BTC), Dean of Students Office,326 Sproul Hall, 510-642-6741, http://sa.berkeley.edu/btc

BTC works toward creating a Cal community free of violence by becoming active bystanders who care for one another.

 

ASUC STUDENT ADVOCATE (SAO) Hours: M-F 10-5pm in 204 Eshleman Hall, 510-642-6912, help@berkeleysao.org

SAO provides assistance to students impacted by sexual assault (target or accused) and any other conduct violations (e.g. alcohol-related, academic dishonesty) during the investigation and hearing processes. SAO also provides free and confidential representation in student disputes related to the university. http://advocate.berkeley.edu

 

University Health Services Sexual Assault Information

http://uhs.berkeley.edu/students/medical/sexualassault.shtml

Your Resources

  • Parents
  • Friends
  • Minister or other religious leaders

Student Resources

  • Your Hall Staff person(s)
  • Your healthworker

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Local Resources

A Safe Place

Oakland - shelter for battered women
510 536-7233 24-hour hotline

Alameda County Medical Center/Highland Hospital, Oakland

510 845-7273 Sexual Assault Hotline
510 437-4557 Emergency Room

Asian Women's Shelter

San Francisco - shelter
415 751-0880 Monday - Friday, 9-5
line forwarded to
Woman, Inc when closed

 

BAWAR (Bay Area Women Against Rape), 510-845-RAPE (7273), www.bawar.org

24-hr hotline staffed by trained counselors.  Advocates accompany survivors to police dept, hospitals & courts.  Offers short term counseling and support groups, and referrals for long-term counseling.

 

CUAV (Communities United Against Violence), 415-333-HELP (4357), www.cuav.org

24-hr hotline for emotional support, safety planning, and service referrals.  Works to build the power of Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Queer Questioning communities to transform violence & oppression.

 

FVLC (Family Violence Law Center), 510-208-0255, www.fvlc.org

Offers legal help, community and support, including Domestic Violence advocates at City of Berkeley and Oakland Police Departments.

 

ALAMEDA COUNTY FAMILY JUSTICE CENTER, 470 27th Street Oakland, (510) 267-8800, http://www.acfjc.org/

Under one roof, ACFJC provides crisis intervention, survivor support and advocacy, legal assistance, medical care and mental health counseling, employment assistance, information on community services, and law enforcement investigation/prosecution.

Battered Women’s Alternative (BWA)

Concord/Contra Costa County
888 215-5555

 

Community Violence Solutions Center

415 924-2100 24-hour Crisis line

East Contra Costa County Rape Crisis Center

Antioch
925 439-RAPE (7273)

Emergency Shelter Program

Hayward
510 786-1246
510 786-1247 (fax)

Fair Employment and Housing Department

The mission of the Department of Fair Employment and Housing is to protect Californians from employment, housing and public accommodation discrimination, and hate violence.

800-884-1684

Family Support Services Talk Line

San Francisco 415 441-5437

 

La Casa de las Madres

San Francisco - shelter services
415 503-0500 Monday - Friday, 9-5
877 503-1850 24-hour hotline
877 923-0700 Teen Crisis line

Marin Abused Women's Services

Shelter
English: 415 924-6616 women's 24-hour hotline
Spanish: 415 924-3456 24-hour hotline

415 924-1070 men's hotline

Men Overcoming Violence

415 626-6683
Monday - Friday, 10-5

 

WOMAN, Inc

San Francisco - serves heterosexual,
transgender, bisexual & lesbian women

415 864-4722 24-hour hotline & shelter referrals

Women's Refuge

East Bay
510 547-4663 or
510 658-7231 - 24-hour hotline

Rosalie House

San Francisco - shelter services
425 255-0165 24-hour Crisis line

SAVE

(Shelter Against Violent Environments)
San Leandro Shelter for South Asian women
510 794-6055 24-hour hotline
Fremont - shelter for women & children- 510 357-0390
800 215-7308

SF Women Against Rape

415 647-RAPE (7273)

West Contra Costa County Rape Crisis Center

Richmond
510 236-RAPE (7273)

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National Resources

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) is responsible for enforcing federal laws that make it illegal to discriminate against a job applicant or an employee because of the person's race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information. It is also illegal to discriminate against a person because the person complained about discrimination, filed a charge of discrimination, or participated in an employment discrimination investigation or lawsuit. 800-669-4000

Office of Civil Rights

Through investigations, voluntary dispute resolution, enforcement, technical assistance, policy development and information services, OCR will protect the civil rights of all individuals who are subject to discrimination in health and human services programs and protect the health information privacy rights of consumers.

415-556-7000

Domestic Violence

Gay Men's Domestic Violence Project (GMDVP)

Cambridge, Massachusetts
GMDVP works with victims and survivors of domestic violence, raises awareness about domestic violence in the LGBT community and advocates for policy reform to ensure LGBT victims of domestic violence have equal access to government-funded resources.
http://www.gmdvp.org/

The NW Network of Bisexual, Trans, Lesbian and Gay Survivors of Abuse

Seattle, Washington
The Northwest Network increases our communities' ability to support the self-determination and safety of bisexual, transgendered, lesbian, and gay survivors of abuse through education, organizing and advocacy.
http://www.nwnetwork.org/

The Network/La Red

Boston, Massachusetts
The Network/La Red was formed to address battering in lesbian, bisexual women's, and transgender communities through the formation of a community-based multi-cultural organization and community organizing, education, and the provision of support services.
http://www.thenetworklared.org/

Sexual Harassment

Sexual Assault

Violence

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