Sexual assault

Innovations

Weekly Text Messaging Service Enhances Access to Local Clinics and Accurate Information on Sexual Health for Teens and Young Adults 03/06/11

A statewide text messaging service (known as “Hookup”) provides weekly sexual health tips and connects high-risk teens and young adults in California to locally available sexual and reproductive...

Web-Based Triage and Scheduling System Generates High Levels of Patient Satisfaction, Enhances Access to Sexual Health Services 11/04/10

Along with offering scheduling via telephone or in person, 3 United Kingdom–based sexual health clinics give patients age 16 and older the option of requesting appointments at any time through a...

Nurse-Led Home Visits, Group Counseling Reduce Risky Behaviors and Sexually Transmitted Infections, Improve Family/School Connectedness and Grades Among Sexually Exploited Runaway Girls 10/28/09

The Minnesota Runaway Intervention Program is a nurse-led initiative to help sexually assaulted or exploited runaway girls reconnect to family, school, and health care resources. Through a...

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National Sexual Violence Resource Center: General Resources 12/17/07

The National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC) collects information and resources to assist those working to end sexual violence and to improve resources, outreach, and responses.

NSVRC resources include:

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