If someone you care about is sexually assaulted, you may feel angry, confused, and helpless.There are several things you can do to help in the healing process and provide the support your loved one needs.

You will not be required to provide any identifying information unless you choose to.

If the crisis counselor has reason to believe that a life-endangering situation exists (harm to self or others) you will be asked to provide your identifying information.

The national contacts below are available for anyone seeking information and resources about sexual abuse.

In an emergency, please dial 9-1-1 for local assistance immediately.

UK network of support organisations for survivors of rape, sexual violence and childhood sexual abuse.

Offers extensive information resources plus details of your local specialist support.

TTY/Voice Calls: Phone 133 677 and ask them to contact the number you want below.

Speak and Listen: Phone 1300 555 727 and ask them to contact the number you want below.

WINGS Facilitators can register for all trainings at NO COST.

You may experience some or all of the above feelings.

It is up to attentive adults to recognize hints and know the indicators of sexual abuse in children and teens.