Victim Support and Advocacy

We are dedicated to offering a variety of essential services to anyone
who is dealing with sexual violence in their life.

Services Offered

  • 24-hour crisis line
  • Assistance with filing Harassment Restraining Orders (HRO) and Orders for Protection (OFP)
  • Assistance with filing reports with law enforcement
  • Specialized criminal justice advocacy
  • Crisis intervention
  • Ongoing basic counseling
  • Medical accompaniment to sexual assault examinations at local emergency rooms
  • Support Groups
  • Follow-up assistance
  • Safe at Home

Safe at Home (SAH) which is an address confidentiality program offered through the Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State. It is available to people who fear for their safety and have an actual residential address in Minnesota. Participants can be victims of stalking, domestic violence, sexual assault, or people who fear for their safety due to professional reasons or because of other safety concerns. People in Safe at Home are assigned a PO Box address that they can legally use as their actual address for all of their interactions with others. Please call SWR to speak with a Safe at Home Program Application Assistant. You can also visit the Minnesota Office of the Secretary of State for more information.