Bay Area Women Against Rape, the nation's first rape crisis center, was formed in 1971 to provide 24-hour comprehensive services for survivors of sexual assault and their significant others.
Help for Yourself
Learn what to do if you are raped and the options available to you.
All our counseling services are confidential and offered free of charge to survivors, friends and family of survivors including women, children, and men.
Help for a Loved One
There are many ways that you can help a friend or family member who has been raped or sexually assaulted.
If you are in a country other than the United States, there may be a resource in your country..