It is our mission to respond to sexual violence in our community through an empowerment model that is trauma-informed, collaborative, and multi-disciplinary.
SARA Roanoke is the sexual assault crisis center for the Roanoke Valley in Virginia, providing free, confidential, and voluntary services to survivors and their loved ones. Services include our 24-hour crisis hotline, in-person advocacy and accompaniment, court advocacy and accompaniment, counseling and support groups, and community education. Our Volunteer Crisis Advocates help staff our crisis hotline, providing emotional support and crisis intervention, information and resources, and safety planning for survivors, allied professionals, and the greater community.
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