In Iowa

Culturally specific survivor services

These statewide programs provide domestic violence & sexual assault advocacy for survivors from marginalized communities.

Amani Community Services

Deaf Iowans Against Abuse (DIAA)

Latinas Unidas para un Nuevo Amanecer (LUNA)

Meskwaki Victim Services

Monsoon Asians & Pacific Islanders in Solidarity

Nisaa African Family Services

Transformative Healing

Non-culturally specific survivor services

All 99 counties in Iowa are served by at least one sexual assault, domestic violence, homicide & other violent crime, and shelter program. Programs are regional and serve multiple counties using satellite offices and mobile advocates.


* Sexual violence

+ Domestic violence

# Homicide & other violent crime

^ Shelter


Crisis Intervention & Advocacy Center (CIAC) * + # ^


Assault Care Center Extending Shelter & Support (ACCESS) * + # ^

Cedar Rapids

Horizons #

Waypoint + ^

Council Bluffs

Catholic Charities Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Program * + ^


Family Resources * + # ^


Helping Services + ^


Riverview Center *

Des Moines

Children & Families of Iowa (CFI) + ^

Creative Visions #

Polk County Crisis & Advocacy Services * #

Fort Dodge

Domestic / Sexual Assault Outreach Center (DSAOC) * + # ^

Iowa City

Domestic Violence Intervention Program (DVIP) + ^

Rape Victim Advocacy Program (RVAP) *

Mason City

Crisis Intervention Service (CIS) * + # ^


Crisis Intervention Services * # ^


Ottumwa Crisis Center +

Sioux City

Family Crisis Centers (FCC) * + # ^


Centers Against Abuse & Sexual Assault (CAASA) *


Cedar Valley Friends of the Family ^

Sister coalitions

Iowa Coalition Against Domestic Violence (ICADV)

Iowa Coalition Against Sexual Asssault (IowaCASA)

Other statewide resources

Disability Rights Iowa

Interfaith Alliance of Iowa

Iowa Civil Rights Commission

Iowa Department of Human Rights

Iowa Department of Public Health

Iowa Legal Aid

Iowa Safe Schools

Justice for Our Neighbors (JFON)

One Iowa


Anti-violence & anti-oppression


Abused Deaf Women’s Advocacy Services (ADWAS)

Anti-Violence Project

Arte Sana

Autistic Self Advocacy Network (ASAN)

Black Women’s Blueprint




Know Your IX

Love is Respect

Mending the Sacred Hoop

National Alliance to End Sexual Violence (NAESV)

National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN)

National Domestic Violence Hotline

National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV)

National Organization of Asians & Pacific Islanders Ending Sexual Violence (NAPIESV)

National Organization of Sisters of Color Ending Sexual Assault (SCESA)

Native Alliance Against Violence (NAAV)

Stalking Resource Center

The Northwest Network of Bi, Trans, Lesbian, and Gay Survivors of Abuse (The NW Network)

Teaching Tolerance

Trauma, healing, & wellness

Black Girl in Om

Brianna Wiest: Self-Care – Not All Salt Baths And Chocolate Cake


Modern Loss


Survivor Love Letter