540-981-9352 (24/7 crisis hotline)

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You have rights as a survivor of sexual violence.

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Talk It Out

All of our counseling services are free and confidential.

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We Believe You.

24-Hour Crisis Hotline

Our hotline is available if you are in crisis, need support, and/or want accompaniment to the emergency department, police station, or court. 540-981-9352


SARA provides counseling for survivors and their loved ones ages 13 and older. To schedule an appointment, please call


Navigating the medical and legal systems during a crisis can feel overwhelming on your own. We can help be your guide throughout the process.

Educational Workshops

Our goal is to increase public awareness about the impact of sexual violence and challenge prevailing attitudes which perpetuate the problem of sexual violence.

We’re Recruiting!

SARA Volunteers are a crucial part of our ability to respond to survivors and their loved ones in moments of need, providing crisis intervention, support, advocacy, emergency assitance, and information and referrals.

Share the Love in June!

Join us for a fun evening as we kick-off Starr Hill Roanoke Pilot Brewery & Side Stage’s #CheersForCharity month to benefit SARA Roanoke!

Meet Amanda!

SARA is excited to introduce our new Education and Outreach Coordinator, Amanda House, M.Ed., NCC, CCMHC! Amanda joined SARA in April 2018 and will continue developing SARA's efforts to provide community education to the Roanoke Valley as we work to support survivors...

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