Day One Sexual Assault and Trauma Resource Center
Day One’s mission is to reduce the prevalence of sexual abuse and violence, and to support and advocate for those affected by it. Day One provides services to survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence, and other violent crimes and educates the public throughout the state of Rhode Island.
Service area: Rhode Island
Work with: Survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence, and other violent crimes and their loved ones
Services for survivors during incarceration include: Crisis intervention, support, information, and advocacy via the 24-hour hotline and by mail; hospital accompaniment during forensic exams; legal advocacy and court accompaniment; psycho-educational services for incarcerated men and women who are survivors of childhood sexual abuse and assault; and referrals.
Services for survivors after release include: All of the above and individual and group counseling for children and adults.
Services for loved ones include: Crisis intervention; counseling; information; and referrals.
Additional Information: Day One also offers Foster Healthy Families, a program for sexually abused children in foster care and their foster families.