Sexual Violence Hotline 1-888-956-7273
The Florida Council Against Sexual Violence is a statewide nonprofit organization committed to victims and survivors of sexual violence and the sexual assault crisis programs who serve them. We provide technical assistance to agencies seeking to improve their services for rape victims, and we provide up-to-date information to the public. By using our toll free information line, callers can access information from our resource library or from our network of national resources. FCASV provides information, assistance and leadership on all aspects of sexual violence, including rape, child abuse, stalking and sexual harassment. For more information, please visit www.fcasv.org.
24-hour crisis line: (863) 413-2707
Toll-free: (877) 688-5077
24-hour crisis line: (863) 386-1169
The Peace River Center provides free and confidential crisis intervention services to sexual assault survivors and their significant others including 24-hour crisis intervention, advocacy, problem-solving, therapy (at the Rape Recovery Resources Center in Lakeland only), supportive counseling and weekly support groups. The Polk County Health Department also provides on-site forensic exams and public awareness trainings.
Sexual Abuse Treatment Program provides individual and group counseling in Winter Haven.
Sweet Center 1st Street South, Winter Haven
Through The Porch Light program, Florida Baptist Children’s Homes (FBCH) offers shelter and rehabilitation to girls who have been victims of sex trafficking.