Local Off-Campus Resources

RTC offers comprehensive, free treatment for sexual assault victims and their families, including 24-hour emergency medical care, forensic examinations, crisis intervention, long-term professional counseling, advocacy and accompaniment services.

Santa Monica—UCLA Medical Center
1250 Sixteenth Street
Santa Monica, CA 90404
(424) 259-7208


Located closer to the CalArts campus, this hospital does not have the ability to perform sexual assault examinations but can assist survivors in identifying the nearest facilities that do.

Location: 23845 McBean Parkway, Valencia, CA 91355
Phone: (661) 200-2000


This toll-free, 24-hour hotline routes Southern California victims of domestic violence directly to trained shelter personnel in Los Angeles County. Callers may receive help in 13 languages (English, Spanish, Korean, Vietnamese, Mandarin, Cantonese, Tagalog, Khmer, Japanese, Thai, Armenian, Arabic and Farsi).
(800) 978-3600


Strength United provides a 24-hour Sexual Assault Emergency Response Team, counseling and prevention education to over 15,000 individuals annually. In addition, Strength United has expanded its case management and counseling services as a Los Angeles County Family Preservation Program lead agency. Counseling, crisis intervention services and prevention education programs are available in Spanish and English; other languages are offered when available.

Santa Clarita office
25115 Ave. Stanford #B-122
Santa Clarita, CA 91355
(661) 702-0000

Northridge office
8700 Reseda Blvd.
Northridge, CA 91324 
(818) 772-9981

Strength United Website

The California Coalition Against Sexual Assault (CALCASA) provides leadership, vision and resources to rape crisis centers, individuals and other entities committed to ending sexual violence.

(916) 446-2520 and (916) 446-8802 (TTY/TDD)


CATS provides compassionate care to survivors of physical and sexual assault as well as on-site advocacy support, case management, counseling and referrals for victims and their family members. CATS is located at the Northridge Hospital Medical Center.

14531 Gault Street
Van Nuys, CA 91405
(818) 785-3489


CPAF is a nonprofit agency specializing in assisting Asian and Pacific Islanders who are surviving sexual assault and/or domestic violence. Multilingual staff and volunteers are available to those who speak limited English. All services are free of charge.

(800) 339-3940 (24-hour confidential crisis hotline)


National Resources

RAINN is the nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization. RAINN created and operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline ((800) 656-HOPE and online.rainn.org) in partnership with more than 1,100 local rape crisis centers across the country. RAINN also carries out programs to prevent sexual violence, help victims and ensure that rapists are brought to justice.

(800) 656-HOPE


The hotline is the only center in the nation that has access to service providers and shelters across the U.S. Trained advocates staff this 24-hour crisis hotline and provide confidential assistance.

(800) 799-SAFE


LGBTQ+ Resources

CalArts has specialized resources for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) community who may suffer sexual harassment (including assault). If you or someone you know has been harassed or sexually assaulted, the following are on- and off-campus LGBTQ-friendly resources.

BIPOC Resources

Information coming soon.

General Title IX Information

Pregnant and Parenting Students