Victim Advocate/Violence Prevention

Victim Advocate / Violence Prevention

The Victim Advocate provides free, confidential services for victims of sexual assault, stalking and relationship violence. The Victim Advocate supports you in making your own decisions. Services include assistance with protection orders, safety planning, confidential counseling, and connection to services offered by Voices of Hope.

To schedule an appointment call (402) 472-0203 or visit with the Victim Advocate during walk-in hours at the Women's Center (340 Nebraska Union) from 2 to 6 p.m. on Tuesdays.

Contact the Voices of Hope 24-Hour Crisis line at (402) 475-7273 for 24-hour/7 day a week confidential support and assistance for victims of sexual assault, relationship violence and stalking.

PREVENT

PREVENT is a UNL student organization that works to end relationship violence and acquaintance rape through peer education. It began as a collaborative project between the Women's Center and the UNL Athletic Department, and continues to be supported by those programs. PREVENT workshops feature lively, open discussions that explore men's and women's roles in creating a safer, healthier world. To schedule a presentation or to become a presenter contact Jan Deeds at Gender Programs, 472-2598. To participate in service learning projects, developing educational materials and other non-public s peaking activities that support ending violence, come to a PREVENT meeting on Thursdays at 3:30 pm in the Nebraska Union (room posted). Contact the PREVENT president at wcprevent@unl.edu.

Associate Director

Jan Deeds

340 Nebraska Union

(402) 472-2598

jdeeds1@unl.edu

Victim Advocate

Morgan

340 Nebraska Union

(402) 472-0203

morgan@voicesofhopelincoln.org