California State University, Long Beach is dedicated to providing services, support and resources needed for all students who may have experienced Sexual Assault and/ or Rape. Students can receive support services no matter how long ago the sexual assault/ abuse occurred. The University believes there is hope in healing. Getting help is the first step to recovery.
Confidential Crisis Resources
Jacqueline Urtez , Victim’s Advocate, Not Alone @ The Beach
(562) 985-2668 Student Health Services, Room 208A
Location: Student Health Services
Office Hours: 8 am – 5 pm, M/T/Th/F, and 9 am – 5 pm, Wednesdays
- The mission of Student Health Services is to support academic excellence by promoting physical and mental well-being, through affordable quality health services and education. Utilizing a team of dedicated professionals, they provide sensitive, confidential healthcare services to a diverse campus community.
*After 5 pm call YWCA-GLA Sexual Assault Crisis Services 24-hour Crisis Hotline (877) 943-5778
Additional Confidential Sources
Linda Peña, ATOD/Violence Prevention & Sexual Misconduct Counselor
(562) 985-1732 - Student Health Services Room 268
Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)
(562) 985-4001 - Brotman Hall 226
Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) helps students meet the personal challenges associated with identifying and accomplishing academic, career, and life goals. Their services include short-term counseling for individuals, group counseling, career development counseling, referral services, psychoeducational workshops, and crisis intervention.
Additional On-Campus Resources
California State University Long Beach Police Department
The California State University Long Beach Police Department strives to maintain the highest standards of excellence to cultivate a safe learning and work environment for the Student, Faculty, and Staff. Their mission is to safeguard the lives and property of the campus community. They strive everyday to create a safe and secure environment, promoting safety and reducing the threat of crime, to create an atmosphere whereby meaningful education and learning can take place.
(562) 985- 4101
Women's & Gender Equity Center
The Women's & Gender Equity Center is a safe, comfortable, supportive and inclusive environment that offers services, support, and resources for students. The center provides a Sexual Assault Victim's Advocate located at the Student Health Center, M/T/TH/F 8 am -5 pm, Wednesdays, 9 am - 5 pm. Liberal Arts 1, Room 102 next to University Library.
Night Escort Program /Community Service Officers (CSO)
University Police non-emergency line: 562.985.41.01(extension 5-4101 from a campus phone). If necessary, students may also request an escort by using one of the "Blue Light" emergency telephones located throughout campus.
The CSULB Night Escort Program is a free safety service conducted by our campus Community Service Officers (CSOs). They are identifiable by a blue polo shirt with "University Police" and "Community Service Officer" lettering with a photo ID name badge and a portable radio which directly contacts police dispatch.
Off Campus Resources
Interval House, Domestic Violence Shelter
Interval House was founded in 1979 as a lifeline to underserved victims in crisis. Today, Interval House has strengthened its mission and purpose by offering specialized programs and services in over 70 different languages for both youth and adult victims.
The mission of Interval House is to ensure safety for people who are battered, abused, or at risk; to create public awareness about the epidemic of violence; and to mobilize the community to prevent violence and end this recurring phenomenon.
YWCA – Greater Los Angeles, Sexual Assault Crisis Services
This program seeks to improve the quality of life for those victimized by sexual assault. They strive to expand awareness in the community on issues related to sexual violence. In a safe, non-judgmental atmosphere, the YWCA GLA offers rape survivors the support they need and extends this support to family and friends.
The mission of the YWCA is to eliminate racism, empower women and promote peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all.
24 Hour Crisis Hotline: (877) Y-HELPS-U / (877) 943-5778
Since 1977, WomenShelter of Long Beach has helped thousands of families overcome the trauma caused by domestic abuse. WSLB assists victims and their children by providing safe shelter and supportive services including an emergency shelter, 24-hour crisis hotline, counseling, social services support, legal and health advocacy, and much more.
The mission of WSLB is to eliminate domestic violence through compassionate intervention, education and personal empowerment.
Su Casa Ending Domestic Violence
Their mission is to empower individuals and families to live free from domestic abuse and build partnerships with communities to end domestic violence.
24 Hour Hotline: (562) 402-4888
Long Beach Trauma Recovery Center
The LBTRC seeks to improve the daily lives of people affected by crime and violence. Services at the Long Beach Trauma Recovery Center are provided by clinicians and advanced graduate students who are under the direct supervision of faculty in the College of Education. These students have specialties in Social Work and Marriage/Family Counseling.
The Center began in 1977 as living room gatherings to discuss issues important to the LGBTQ community. The Center was officially incorporated in 1980 as One in Long Beach, Inc. and has been providing a variety of health, social, advocacy, legal, and service programs to the LGBTQ community in the Greater Long Beach area for three decades.
Mission: The Center engages, empowers and advocates to achieve a more equitable society and fosters an ever-improving quality of life for the LGBTQ community.
RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network)
RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) is the nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization. RAINN created and operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline in partnership with more than 1,000 local sexual assault service providers across the country and operates the DoD Safe Helpline for the Department of Defense. RAINN also carries out programs to prevent sexual violence, help survivors, and ensure that perpetrators are brought to justice.
National Sexual Assault Hotline: 800.656. HOPE
1in6 was founded in 2007, and their website was created in 2010, in response to a lack of resources addressing the impact of negative childhood sexual experiences on the lives of adult men, one of many under-recognized aspects of childhood sexual abuse. In 2016, they expanded their mission to include men who experienced sexual assault as adults.
The mission of 1in6 is to help men who have had unwanted or abusive sexual experiences live healthier, happier lives.
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