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