Assistance & Support – I’ve Experienced Sexual Misconduct

Need emergency assistance?
Dial 9-1-1
If on-campus:
Call the UMKC Police Department at 816-235-1515
Use the Rave Guardian app to send a message directly to UMKC PD (download now from your app store or learn more at raveguardian.com)

Need immediate assistance?
Contact the following organizations offering 24/7 services:

Regional
Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault (MOCSA): (816) 531-0233 or (913) 642-0233
Newhouse Domestic Violence Shelter: (816) 471-5800
Rose Brooks Center [Relationship Violence]: (816) 861-6100
Hope House [Relationship Violence]: (816) 461-HOPE or (816) 461-4673
Kansas City Anti-Violence Project [LGBTQIA Community]: (816) 561-0550

National
National Sexual Assault Hotline: (800) 656-HOPE or (800) 656-4673 or Online Chat at https://www.rainn.org/
National Domestic Violence Hotline: (800) 799-SAFE or (800) 799-7233
Crisis Support Services: (800) 273-8255 or text 839863
Safe Helpline [Military Survivors of Sexual Assault]: (877) 995-5247
1in6 [Male-Identifying Survivors]: 24/7 Online Chat at https://1in6.org/

Looking for on-campus or community resources?
UMKC’s Violence Prevention & Response assists any member of the campus community with basic crisis intervention and on-going case management and advocacy as needed for survivors/victims of sexual misconduct, sexual violence, relationship abuse, and stalking.

The Roos Respond Resource Guide provides contact information for Confidential Support Resources, UMKC Support Services, and Police/Community Services.