Sexual Assault Resources

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Sexual Assault & Violence Prevention Resources

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UCO Project SPEAK

(Support, Promote, Educate, Advocate for Knowledge)

Project SPEAK provides services that advocates for students, faculty, and staff who have been victims of domestic violence or sexual assault.

The Project SPEAK office is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm and is located on the fourth floor of the Nigh University Center, in Room 406A. Contact Project SPEAK at (405) 974-2224 to schedule an appointment with your campus advocate.

If you are in immediate danger, call 9-1-1 or UCO Police at (405) 974-2345.

UCO Center for Counseling & Well-Being

The UCO Center for Counseling & Well-Being provides services that help students resolve emotional difficulties, improve personal skills, overcome the effects of trauma or grief, decrease substance use, and achieve their intellectual, personal, and creative potential.

The Center for Counseling & Well-Being is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and is located on the fourth floor of the Nigh University Center, in Suite 402. Please call (405) 974-2215 or come directly to the office to schedule an appointment.

Office of Student Conduct:

Nigh University Center, Room #136

100 N. University Drive

Edmond, OK 73034

(405) 974-5380

studentconduct@uco.edu

Office of Legal Counsel:

Administration Building, Room 114D

100 N. University Drive

Edmond, OK 73034

General office line: (405) 974-3377

Fax: (405) 974-3807

Psychology Clinic:

College of Education & Professional Studies

Education Building, Suite #307

(405) 974-7258

psychclinic@uco.edu

Title IX Coordinator:

Adrienne Martinez

Administration Building, Room 114D

100 N. University Drive

Edmond, OK 73034

General office line: (405) 974-3377

Community

Are you in need of help, but it is after 5pm and offices on campus are closed?

Call SAM (Student Assistance by Mercy): 1-855-225-2SAM (2726)

24 Hour Domestic Violence Hotline: (405) 917-9922

24 Hour Sexual Assault Hotline: (405) 943-7273

Oklahoma Safeline: (800) 522-7233 *You can ask about getting a VPO (Victims Protective order) on this hotline*

Heartline: 2-1-1 or (405) 848-CARE

YWCA (Young Women’s Christian Association)

The YWCA serves to eliminate racism and empower women. The YWCA is the only certified domestic violence shelter in Oklahoma City and the YWCA provides an array of services to help the primary and secondary survivors of sexual assault regain control over their lives. For more information, call (405) 917-9922.

Oklahoma City Police Department

911 for emergencies

Non-emergencies (405) 231-2121

Edmond Police Department

23 East 1st Street, Edmond, OK 73034

(405) 359-4420

Oklahoma Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

The Oklahoma Coalition Against Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault serves to organize and mobilize member programs to prevent and eliminate sexual and domestic violence and stalking in the State of Oklahoma and in Indian Country. For more information contact (405) 524-0700.

Oklahoma Crime Victims Compensation Program

The purpose of the Crime Victims Compensation Act is to provide a method of compensation for victims of violent crime. All funds come from federal and state offenders through fines and penalty assessments. For more information call 1-800-745-6098.

VPO (Victims Protective Order)

Protective orders are available to people who have been physically abused, stalked or threatened with imminent physical harm by a family or household member. For more information on protective orders, getting a protective order, what types of protective orders there are, how long do they last, steps for getting a final protective order and what happens afterwards, visit the following websites:

http://www.okdhs.org/purpleribbon/howto

http://www.womenslaw.org/laws_state_type.php?id=11095&state_code=OK&open_id=all#content-7897

Domestic Violence Victim Assistance Program (DVVAP)

DVVAP provides on-site assistance at the police station in filing victim protection orders and safety planning. The DVVAP director also accompanies victims to court when appropriate.

For direct assistance from the DVVAP Specialist call: (405) 297-1139

General Resources

www.rainn.org RAINN-Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network

https://www.notalone.gov/ Not Alone-Together Against Sexual Assault

http://www.thatsnotcool.com/Help.aspx That’s Not Cool Campaign

www.nsvrc.org National Sexual Violence Resource Center

http://knowyourix.org/ Know Your Title IX Rights

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