Resource Directory

Rise Above Violence
Mission statement

To assist victims of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault, ensuring victims rights are exercised and needs met.

Brief description of services provided

Rise provides immediate crisis intervention (24 hours a day availability) including: Court Advocates to explain the criminal justice system, assistance with civil restraining orders, emergency transportation to safe shelter (Shelter provided by the Southwest Safehouse) advocates to help navigate other community organizations, information and referrals, speakers and trainers to provide community education, safety planning, victim compensation, and youth groups including: Youth Rise, Girls on the Run, Lunch Mentoring and more.

Services available

Basic Needs Assistance
Financial assistance, Food assistance
Case Management
Advocacy & Accompaniment, Basic Case Management, Resource Navigation (as needed)
Education / Job Training
Education/Life Skills Training
Mental Health
Survivor Support Groups
Medical / Wellness
Forensic / SANE exams, Health Screenings
Alternative / emergency shelter placement program, Housing assistance program
Transportation Assistance
Volunteers / staff who transport clients

Additional Information

Ages served
Adults, Accompanied Minors, Unaccompanied Minors
Ages served - specifics
13+ with parental consent, 16+ without parental consent
Genders served
All genders served
Specializations/Sensitive to
Asylees, DV / IPV survivors, Limited English proficient individuals, Sexual assault survivors
Language capacity
Video/Phone Interpreters, English, Spanish
Faith-based organization
Insurance required?
Services provided if legal status is unclear

Hours of Operation

All day
All day
All day
All day
All day
All day
All day