Off Campus Services

FAMILY CRISIS CENTER OF THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY

The Family Crisis Center provides free and confidential services to victims of family violence and sexual assault in northern Cameron County and all of Willacy County.

FRIENDSHIP OF WOMEN

The Mission of Friendship of Women, Inc. is to provide leadership, support on family violence and sexual assault issues and a safe place for victims and their families. Domestic violence and sexual assault are crimes of violence. As a victim of domestic violence or sexual assault you have the right to protect yourself!

MUJERES UNIDAS

For 30 years Mujeres Unidas has been providing emergency shelter and services to families who are fleeing from domestic violence in their homes.

SAFE HAVEN FORENSIC EXAM CENTER AT RENAISSANCE

Helping All Violent Encounters Now-is a forensic exam center at Doctors Hospital at Renaissance that provides comprehensive, compassionate, and patient-focused care for children and adults that have been abused or sexuall assaulted. One-on-one patient care is provided by a certified forensic nurse. 

Forensic Nurse Manager: Evonne Garcia     ev.garcia@dhr-rgv.com

TEXAS RIOGRANDE LEGAL AID

Texas RioGrande Legal Aid (TRLA) is a non-profit organization that provides free legal services to low-income residents in sixty-eight counties of Southwest Texas, and represents migrant and seasonal farm workers throughout the state of Texas and six southern states: Kentucky, Tennessee, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana and Arkansas. In addition, TRLA operates public defender programs in several Southwest Texas counties, representing the poor who are accused of felonies, misdemeanors and juvenile crimes.

TEXAS CIVIL RIGHTS PROJECT

The mission of the South Texas Civil Rights project is to promote racial, social, and economic justice through education and litigation. STCRP strives to foster equality, secure justice, ensure diversity, and strengthen communities.

THE NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HOTLINE

Operating around the clock, seven days a week, confidential and free of cost, the National Domestic Violence Hotline provides lifesaving tools and immediate support to enable victims to find safety and live lives free of abuse.

1 (800) 799-(SAFE) 7233

NATIONAL SEXUAL ASSAULT HOTLINE

The National Sexual Assault Hotline is a safe, confidential service.

1 (800) 656 (HOPE) 4673