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Victim Services


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At the hospital

If you suspect you have been drugged, request that a urine sample be collected to preserve evidence

It is your right to have a friend, family member, or sexual assault advocate present with you while talking with the police. You also have the right to have a support person of your choice present with you during the rape exam.

No matter how it happened, rape is frightening and traumatizing. People who have been raped need care, comfort, and a way to heal

Rape, sometimes also called sexual assault, can happen to both men and women of any age. Men are victims of rape as well sometimes at the hands of women and sometimes other men. Male rapists aren't all necessarily gay, but being gay does not make one exempt from being a rapist either.

Write down as much as you can remember about the circumstances of the assault, including a description of the assailant.