Summit Advocates for Victims of Assault
Advocates for Victims of Assault, Inc. provides services which enhance safety and justice for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and associated traumas while promoting peace in our community. The vision of Advocates for Victims of Assault, Inc. is to help create a violence-free community in Summit County, through safety, support, education and accountability.
Our volunteers provide support, advocacy, information and referrals to help victims make changes in their lives. Learn more about becoming a volunteer.
of emergency shelter provided
to survivors and their dependent children in 2020
received at our 24 crisis hotline
in 2020 in English and Spanish
provided free legal
Ari, a survivor, who reached out to Advocates for help. This video provides her heartfelt and courageous story of moving from sexual assault victim to survivor and activist. Ari now works to help other victims and promote prevention efforts in local and state government.