Sexual assault, relationship violence, stalking, and harassment are priority concerns for the Women's Center.
A note about confidentiality of services:
The Women’s Center is here to provide a safe space and will make every effort to preserve our clients' privacy. In certain situations, information may be shared with other university departments in order to assist survivors, to provide for the safety of survivors, and/or provide for the safety of the campus community. If you have questions about confidentiality and privacy at the Women’s Center or other university departments, please contact us for further explanation.
Meet the Counseling and Advocacy Team:
|Sarah Kate Valatka||Counseling and Advocacy Coordinatorfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Jessica Prince-Sanders||Victim Advocateemail@example.com|
|Christine Dennis Smith||Co-Director, Servicesfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Jen Underwood||Outreach Coordinatoremail@example.com|
How to make an appointment:
The Women’s Center operates on the standard university schedule (open 8am – 5pm, Monday through Friday except for holidays and other times the university is closed).
If you have an emergency or need to speak to someone immediately and the Women’s Center is closed, please contact the Women’s Resource Center of the NRV 24 –hour hotline at 540/639-1123.
If your safety is in jeopardy, please call 911.
For more information visit www.stopabuse.vt.edu or follow the links below:
|What is Sexual Assault||Campus and Community Resources|
|What is Stalking||Virginia Tech policy regarding sexual assault|
|Virginia State law regarding sexual assault|