Guadalupe Valley Family Violence Shelter, Inc.
If you have been sexually assaulted, please call 1-800-834-2033
to speak to an advocate 24/7
We offer Free and Confidential services to survivors of stranger and non-stranger sexual assault. You are not required to report the assault to law enforcement to receive services.
24/7 Crisis Hotline - Call 1-800-834-2033 and speak to an advocate to obtain services, information, or simply talk to someone who understands. Calls can be anonymous.
Crisis Intervention - Trained Advocates are available 24/7 to offer compassionate support and help in understanding your options and next steps. Crisis intervention is offered through the Crisis Hotline and in person through accompaniment services 24/7. In person Crisis Intervention is also available on a walk-in basis during regular business hours. Please call us for hours and location information.
Accompaniment - Advocates are available 24/7 to accompany you to the hospital, law enforcement agencies, prosecutor's offices, and the courts. Advocates will offer support, information and referrals, help you understand your options, and help you understand and exercise your rights as a victim of crime.
Advocacy - Advocates will listen to your unique needs and inform you of your options and available resources. With your permission, advocates will speak to others on your behalf, such as law enforcement, healthcare professionals, prosecutors, and housing. Advocacy is available 24/7 through our Crisis Hotline and Accompaniment services. Advocacy is also available on a walk-in basis during regular business hours. Please call us for hours and location information.
Public Education - Advocates are available to provide presentations, workshops, trainings, and awareness events to educate the community on the dynamics of sexual violence, its causes and consequences, and the services available through our Sexual Assault Program.