In Therapy on June 14, 2012 at 11:22 am
RCASA offers a variety of support groups for survivors of sexual violence. Click on the links below to learn more about each group.
Teen Support Group
Walk-in Informational Group
If you are interested in any of these groups or are in need of any of our services please call our office Monday through Friday between 9 AM and 5 PM at 540-371-6771 or our hotline (available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year) at 540-371-1666.
In Therapy on November 18, 2010 at 5:56 pm
RCASA is continuing to offer a support group for girls ages 12-17 that have experienced sexual violence at some point in their lives. The group is an hour each Monday from 5pm-6pm, any interested person needs to call 540-371-5502 and complete an intake before arrival. The groups are free of charge, however it is helpful for facilitators to know about each participant before arrival. In January 2011, we will offer an eight week, closed group for girls ages 15-17 and a separate group for younger teens ages 11-14.
An eight week women’s group for survivors of sexual violence started on Monday November 15th, 2010 from 6:30pm-7:30pm. It is not yet closed at this time and any interested women should call 540-371-5502 to complete an intake before arrival.
In Sexual Assault Awareness, Therapy on July 22, 2010 at 3:09 pm
Summer seems to be in full swing but we are still working hard here at RCASA to provide the community with Support and Information related to Sexual Violence and the issues that can arise after a traumatic event.
On Thursday July 29th RCASA will be launching new groups for the community. All groups and Workshops are FREE!
The first is an Educational Group focusing on Sexual Violence Advocacy. The purpose will be to provide basic information about Sexual Violence and services in the community that Victims may utilize. This group will occur on the 2nd and 4th thursday of each month. The first meeting, Thursday July 29th, will focus on the services we offer here at RCASA. Anyone interested can contact our office at 757.371.6771 for detailed information about the time and future meeting dates.
The second new group we will be offering is a Healthy Relationships Workshop for Young Women. The group is for young women 14 to 18 years old. It is an interactive workshop that will help young women learn about and identify healthy vs unhealthy relathipships as well as understand the warning signs for abusive relatinships. The workshop will be held over two sessions; July 29th from 1pm to 330 pm, and July 30th from 4pm to 630pm. Light refresments will be offered. Please RVSP to Stephanie Lane 540.371.6771 if you or your teen would like to attend.
We will be offering another Workshop in August for Young Women, focusing on Risk Reduction and Identifying Coersion. The group is for young women 14 to 18 years old and will be in an interactive format. The workshop will be held over two sessions; August 12th from 1pm to 330 pm, and August 13th from 4pm to 630pm. Light refresments will be offered. Please RVSP to Stephanie Lane 540.371.6771 if you or your teen would like to attend.
We will Continue to offer the following Weekly Support Groups:
Womens Stabilization Group: Women 18 and older, Monday’s 630- 730pm
Secondary Survivors Group: Family or Spouse of Assult or Abuse Survivors, Sundays 3pm-4pm
RCASA is Located at 2601 Princess Anne Street Suite 102, Fredericksburg 22401. Main Office Phone:540.371.6771. Counseling Office Phone 540.371.5502.