Philosophy
The Sexual Abuse Response Center provides education, counseling and advocacy services to survivors of sexual assault, their families and children who are not involved in criminal prosecution.

Assistance
If you are a victim and would like to receive counseling or emotional support, call the 24-hr Crisis Hotline: 337.233.RAPE(7273)

Center Services

  • Emotional support to survivors of sexual abuse/assault
  • Short-term crisis intervention therapy for survivors of sexual abuse/assault as well as the witnesses of sexual violence crime
  • Support groups for survivors to assist in long-term recovery
  • Awareness education and social change campaigns about sexual abuse and its effects on survivors, families and the community
  • Prevention and intervention education programs

Survivor Advocacy Services

  • ER Accompaniment in Lafayette, Iberia, and St. Martin parishes
  • Law Enforcement Interview Accompaniment
  • Court Accompaniment
  • Criminal Justice Advocacy
  • Protective Orders
  • Referrals / Resources
  • Case Updates
  • Education sessions for families