ACTS

24 Hours, Emergency, By Appointment
3900 ACTS Lane, Dumfries VA 22026, US

States where the organization has representation or a license to practice law

  • Virginia

Summary

ACTS Sexual Assault Services (formerly SAVAS) is the only sexual assault crisis center serving the Greater Prince William County area. We embrace a client-centered approach to helping our neighbors in the Greater Prince William County Area deal with crisis, recover from trauma, and have their most basic human needs of food and shelter met with compassion.

Location(s) of the organization

  • Virginia

Type of Organization

  • 24 Hour Services (Includes emergency & crisis services)
  • Shelter/Housing

Specialized Competency

  • Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault
  • Human Sex Trafficking
  • Multilingual Service Provider

Target Populations and Restrictions

Target Populations

Youth

  • Serve all genders

Adult

  • Serve all genders

Service Restrictions

Other: Only single men, single women, or a family with children may stay in the provided shelter housing

Direct Victim Services

Basic Necessities

  • Emergency/Crisis response
  • Personal items (includes material goods or support to obtain goods including food, clothing, toiletries, housing supplies)
  • Safety planning

Language Services

  • Interpretation and or translation services for monolingual (non-English) speakers

Education Services

  • Health education
  • Life skills training (includes managing personal finances, self-care, and programs that help clients achieve self-sufficiency)

Housing Services

  • Emergency housing (<30 days)
  • Housing advocacy (includes assistance to locate and place client in housing)
  • Housing financial assistance (includes expenditures for client's rent, shelter stay, hotel/motel stay, temporary host stays, foster placements, or other housing expenses)
  • Transitional housing (>30 days)

Case Management Services

  • Mentorship

Mental/Behavioral Health Services

  • Emotional/moral support / Supportive counseling
  • Peer Support

Job Services

  • Cover letter / Resume building
  • Job placement

Other Services

Other Education Services: Nutrition Classes