Chicago Rape Crisis Hotline

Chicago Rape Crisis Hotline
Region
Chicagoland
Service Provider
YWCA Metropolitan Chicago
Can This Service Be Accessed Virtually / Remotely?
Yes
Service Description
The Rape Crisis Hotline provides survivors of sexual violence and their significant others immediate support, crisis intervention and referrals for the city of Chicago and surrounding suburbs. The volunteers and staff at the hotline have received extensive training in sexual assault crisis intervention. To use the English/ Spanish text and chat services, users must be 13 years or older. If under 13 years old, users will be directed to call or text the Rape Crisis Hotline. No cost to user, only standard messaging rates apply.
Insurance
No insurance needed
Always Free?
Yes
Service Focus
Crisis Support, Sexual Abuse/Assault, Trauma
Age Groups Served
Adults, Seniors / Older Adults, Young Adults, Adolescents / Teens, Children
Specialized Services for Gender Groups
No specialized services
Racial / Ethnic Groups Served
No specialized services
Specialized Services for LGBTQ+
No specialized services
Special Groups Served
Not applicable
Language
English, Spanish
Access
Currently Unknown
Waitlist?
No wait / Can access immediately
Eligible States
Illinois
Hotline Phone Number
888-293-2080
Service Provided By
Trained Volunteer
24/7 Availability?
Yes
Service Hours
Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm CST (Text and Chat services)
Operating System
iOS, Android
Date Last Updated
01/17/22