|General Agency Information|
|Name:||Sexual Assault Response Team|
Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner
|Address:||1555 Soquel Drive|
Santa Cruz, CA 95065-1794
|Use California Relay: Yes|
|Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:||24 Hours, 7 Days|
|Description:||Provides a 24-hour emergency response when a sexual assault is reported to any law enforcement agency. Provides medical/legal examination, forensic evidence collection, advocacy and information and referral for concerns related to the assault. Purpose: To collect high quality evidence with minimal impact on the victim. If law enforcement decides there may be evidence on the survivor's body, s/he will be asked permission to perform an evidence collection exam--at this point the SART team is activated.
ELIGIBILITY: Any law enforcement agency in the county may implement the team. Patients are not seen on self-referrals, but must have reported an alleged sexual assault to a law enforcement agency. Serves women, men, boys and girls who have survived a sexual assault.
FEES: Cost of medical/legal examination is paid by investigating agency.
|Languages other than English:||Spanish|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Parking & Wheelchair Access|
|Public Transportation:||Call for information|
|Eligibility:||See Description Notes|
|Fees:||See Description Notes|
|Areas Served:||Santa Cruz County|
|Physical Location:||Santa Cruz|
Evidence Collection Services
Information and Referral
Sexual Assault Counseling
Sexual Assault Hotlines
Sexual Assault Treatment
|This record last modified October 29, 2013|