Safety Planning

CARE advocates can help you brainstorm ways to stay safe and make a plan to reduce the risk of future harm.

  • Domestic/dating violence 
  • Sexual assault
  • Stalking





If you'd like, a CARE advocate can accompany you to any appointments and interviews throughout the process, such as:

  • Forensic medical exam (within 120 hours of sexual assault)
  • Filing a report with Title IX and/or law enforcement
  •  Investigative interviews with Title IX, law enforcement and/or the district attorney's office
  • Court hearings
  • Student conduct meetings




Crisis Intervention

If you're in a crisis, CARE advocates can help you obtain emergency assistance, sort through emotions, understand your rights and options, and reach next-step decisions (whatever those may be).

  • For survivors
  • For friends, housemates and co-workers of the survivor




Case Management

CARE advocates are here for you every step of the way and can help you with ongoing advocacy, communication, education and support.

  • Coordinate on- and off-campus services and options
  • Assist with service applications and deadlines





If you need help with housing or are having academic problems as a result of your assault, CARE advocates can work with other UCR departments to help you obtain accommodations.

  • Academic
  • Housing
  • Transportation





CARE advocates will connect you to appropriate on- and off-campus services to help you get information, stay safe and heal.

  • District attorneys and family justice centers
  • Domestic violence organizations
  • Medical assistance
  • Police departments
  • Psychological counseling
  • Rape crisis centers