The immediate response after sexual violence or domestic abuse has been perpetrated is Secondary Prevention. SAFE in Hunterdon provides services to support victims in crisis with the short-term consequences of violence through the Sexual Assault Response Team - SART , Domestic Violence Response Team - DVRT, Hotline and Safe Housing. These supports assist in reducing harm to the victims in the immediate aftermath of the violence, e.g. separating the victim and the perpetrator; providing immediate crisis counseling for the victim and to locate, contain, and address the perpetrators.
To find out more about SART and DVRT go to: Crisis Intervention
To find out more about Safe Housing go to: Safe Housing
To find out more about the Hotline go to: Hotline