National Sexual Assault Hotline

Our Mission

The Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network (RAINN) is the nation's largest anti-sexual violence organization and was named one of "America's 100 Best Charities" by Worth magazine. RAINN created and operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline in partnership with more than 1,100 local rape crisis centers across the country and operates the Department of Defense (DoD) Safe Helpline. RAINN also carries out programs to prevent sexual violence, help victims and ensure that rapists are brought to justice.


  • Advocacy
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Domestic Violence
  • Prevention
  • Sexual Assault


RAINN’s prevention and education efforts include working with the entertainment industry, the media, colleges and local communities to help raise awareness about issues related to sexual assault.

Other Details

  • Accepts Volunteers: Yes, must be 18 or older
  • Ages: All
  • Fees: No

More Information

For more information please contact:
Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network (RAINN)
National Sexual Assault Hotline
Primary Contact: Chelsea Bowers, Development Director
1220 L Street
Suite 505
Washington, D.C. 20005

Phone: 800-656-HOPE (4673)
Email the National Sexual Assault Hotline
National Sexual Assault Hotline Website

Available and confidential 24/7

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