24-Hour Hotline: 434-977-7273
Hotline Disclosure

Events   Donate

Quick Escape

At SARA we provide trauma therapy for survivors of sexual abuse and assault.  The therapeutic space is a collaborative one in which survivor and therapist work together to set goals to address the impacts of their trauma. As therapists, we use a variety of modalities to support survivors in this process.  One such...

Dear Friends of SARA,


May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Today, I found myself thinking about one of my mental health heroes, Fred Rogers. I am a child of the 1970’s, so I grew up watching Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood. Fred Rogers was one of the first adults I remember who talked openly and sim...

From the Outreach Team- Sheri Owen

Since 1981, National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW) is a time to renew our commitment to serving all victim/survivors of crime, to acknowledge the achievements in victim/survivor’s services and allied professionals, to honor those who have gone abov...

SARA is partnering with Love is Stronger than Hate on a design featuring the teal heart for sexual assault awareness. Now through summer 2021, you can order your very own shirt on the SARA Webstore.

Get to know our Prevention Team!


Hi my name is Carley, and most people who are close to me call me Carlz!! I love Mexican food and will always appreciate a new local spot to try some tasty tacos. One thing that I like to practic...

About SARA

The mission of the Sexual Assault Resource Agency (SARA) is to eliminate sexual violence and its impact by providing education, advocacy and support to men, women and children. Our vision is a community free from sexual violence.

Communities Served

We are located in Charlottesville, Virginia and serve:

  • City of Charlottesville
  • Albemarle County
  • Louisa County
  • Nelson County
  • Fluvanna County
  • Greene County

Contact SARA

 Charlottesville, Virginia

 24-Hour Hotline: 434-977-7273
        Hotline Disclosure

 Office: 434-295-7273

 Email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 or fill in the form on our contact page