Office of Victims Assistance

Office of Victims Assistance

Resources and Links

Local Off Campus Resources

  • 16th Judicial Circuit Solicitor's Office - 803/628-3020
  • Affinity Health Center- Affinity's mission is to serve the healthcare needs of our community by providing access to high-quality, comprehensive care with compassion, dignity and respect. Their team of providers includes an Internal Medicine/Infectious Disease Physician, two Family Practice Physicians, three Family Nurse Practitioners, a Certified Nurse Midwife, Dentist, Mental Health Counselors, contracted consulting Psychiatrist, and Registered Dietitian. We also have clinical support staff, case managers, and community health educators to provide comprehensive health services for you and your family. Affinity Health Center is a United Way funded agency. Affinity can be reached toll-free at 877/647-6363.
  • Piedmont Hospital Emergency Room - Piedmont Medical Center provides high quality health care services in a caring and financially responsible manner to residents of York County and surrounding communities. Piedmont Medical Center can be reached by phone at 803/909-2100.
  • Riverview Medical Center - Riverview Medical Center provides convenient healthcare in an extended-hour setting to the local community. Riverview Medical Center can be reached at 803/329-3103.
  • Rock Hill Police Department - Each member of the Rock Hill Police Department is dedicated to making a positive difference in our community. At the forefront of their efforts is a philosophy of community policing and customer service. The Rock Hill Police Department can be reached by phone at 803/329-7200.
  • Safe Passage Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Resource Center - Safe passage was established for the purpose of offering supportive services to families living in abuse so they could make changes in their lives and eliminate violence. They provide free trauma informed services to survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. Safe Passage 24 Hour Hotline 803/329-2800.
  • York County Health Dept (DHEC) - The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is the state agency charged with protecting public health, coastal resources, and the state's land, air, and water quality as authorized under multiple state and federal laws. DHEC provides STD/HIV testing, diagnosis, treatment, and educational services. DHEC can be reached at 803/909-7300.
  • York County Sheriff's Department - The York County Sheriff's Office exists to serve and protect the citizens of York County. The York County Sheriff's Department can be reached at 803/638-3059.

Sex Offender Registry

National Resources

  • Stop Bullying - Resources for those affected by bullying
  • Dating Violence Resource Center - The Dating Violence Resource Center is a nonprofit organization that advocates for victims' rights, trains professionals who work with victims, and serves as a trusted source of information on victims' issues.
  • Healthy Intimacy In College - The college student's guide to safe and healthy intimate relationships
  • Love is Respect - Love is Respect is designed to create the ultimate resource fostering healthy dating attitudes and relationships, provide a safe space for young people to access information, and ensure confidentiality so that young people feel safe and supported.
  • National Center for Victims of Crime - National Center for Victims of Crime is the nation's leading resource and advocacy organization for crime victims and those who serve them. Call 202/467-8700.
  • One Love Foundation  -  Raising awareness about the warning signs of abuse and activating communities to change the statistics around relationship violence.
  • The North Carolina Coalition Against Sexual Assault - The North Carolina Coalition Against Sexual Assault is an inclusive, statewide alliance working to end sexual violence through education, advocacy, and legislation.
  • Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network - RAINN carries out programs to prevent sexual violence, help victims, and ensure that rapists are brought to justice. Call 1-800-656-HOPE.
  • Safe Zones - Winthrop University resource for the LGBTQ community.
  • Stalking - National Institute of Justice - The National Institute of Justice, the research, development and evaluation agency of the U.S. Department of Justice, is dedicated to improving knowledge and understanding of crime and justice issues through science.
  • United States Department of Justice National Sex Offender Public Website - NSOPW provides an opportunity for jurisdictions to participate in an unprecedented public safety resource by sharing public sex offender data nationwide, working collaboratively for the safety of both adults and children.
  • Women's Law Because Knowledge is Power - Providing legal information and online support to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault - because knowledge is power.

Last Updated: 3/10/20