Resources for Survivors

The following resources are for survivors, as well as families and friends of survivors.  Additional resources are available in our office, please contact us at 301-328-7023 or at for more information.


Resources from MCASA

Maryland Rape Crisis and Recovery Centers

Sexual Assault Legal Institute

Maryland SAFE (Sexual Assault Forensic Exam) Hospital Programs(PDF)

MCASA SALI Safety Plan (PDF)


MCASA Resources for Underserved Populations

Child Sexual Abuse

Military Sexual Assault

Human Sex Trafficking


Brochures (PDF)

What to do After Sexual Assault (Spanish version)

And Still I Rise – Black Women Confronting Rape

Identifying Legal Issues for Victims of Sexual Assault: A Checklist for Survivors (Spanish version)

Sexual Assault: A Guide for Family & Friends

Stalking: A Guide for Victims

Order free hard copies of brochures here.


Victim Information and Notification Everyday (VINE) & VINE Protective Order (VPO)

Will You Know When Your Protective Order is Served? (Spanish version)

VINE Protective Order Fact Sheet 

VINE Quick Reference Guide


Top 10 Important Things to Know about VPO

2013 VPO Brochure

VPO Quick Reference Guide

Register VPO


Criminal Injuries Compensation Board’s new fillable applications

English CICB Application Instructions

English Fillable CICB Application

Spanish CICB Application Instructions

Spanish Fillable CICB Application


Maryland-Specific Websites

Maryland Community Services Locator (MDCSL)

Maryland Victim Information and Notification Everyday (VINE)

Pro Bono Counseling Project

Criminal Injuries Compensation Board (CICB)(Spanish website)

Planned Parenthood of Maryland

DC Abortion Fund (for Howard, Montgomery and Prince George’s county residents)

Hollaback Bmore (Street Harassment)

Local Departments of Social Services Child Protective Services


National Websites

Sexual Assault on Campus (College Sexual Assault Survivors)

The Voices and Faces Project (Child Sexual Abuse) (Male Survivors)

Make the Connection (Military)

Safe Helpline

Workplaces Respond (Workplace Sexual Harassment)

Just Detention (Sexual Violence in Detention)

Shine Your Light for Take Back The Night Foundation

FORGE Resource Guides for Transgender Survivors: