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Sexual Assault Response Team

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General Agency Information
Name:Sexual Assault Response Team
Alternate Name(s):SANE/SART
Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner
Address:1555 Soquel Drive
Santa Cruz, CA  95065-1794
Driving Directions
Primary Phone:831-462-7744
 Use California Relay: Yes
Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:24 Hours, 7 Days
Description:Provides a 24-hour emergency response when a sexual assault is reported to any law enforcement agency. Provides medical/legal examination, forensic evidence collection, advocacy and information and referral for concerns related to the assault. Purpose: To collect high quality evidence with minimal impact on the victim. If law enforcement decides there may be evidence on the survivor's body, s/he will be asked permission to perform an evidence collection exam--at this point the SART team is activated.

ELIGIBILITY: Any law enforcement agency in the county may implement the team. Patients are not seen on self-referrals, but must have reported an alleged sexual assault to a law enforcement agency. Serves women, men, boys and girls who have survived a sexual assault.

FEES: Cost of medical/legal examination is paid by investigating agency.
Languages other than English:Spanish
Accommodations for Disabled:Parking & Wheelchair Access
Public Transportation:Call for information
Eligibility:See Description Notes
Fees:See Description Notes
Areas Served:Santa Cruz County
Physical Location:Santa Cruz
Subject Headings
Evidence Collection Services
Information and Referral
Physician Referrals
Private Nonprofits
Sexual Assault Counseling
Sexual Assault Hotlines
Sexual Assault Treatment
This record last modified December 2, 2014

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