The Survivor Advocacy Outreach Program empowers the community and all survivors of sexual violence to live free of sexual violence, domestic violence and stalking. We work to engage the community through prevention, advocacy, and education. In Athens County, SAOP partners with My Sister’s Place, Athens Child Advocacy Center, Integrated Services, Survivor Advocacy Program, LGBT Center, Women’s Center, Hopewell Health Center, O’Bleness Hospital, and Hocking College. This list is ever changing, and we are always looking for new partner agencies that will help us to serve our clients better. 

Services Provided

Filing Assistance & VINE

  1. Filing Assistance

740-591-4266 Crisis Hotline

  1. Hotline


  1. Law Enforcement Accompaniment
  2. Legal Accompaniment
  3. Medical Accompaniment
  4. Title IX Accompaniment
  5. Workplace Accompaniment

Service Coordination

  1. Service Coordination


  1. Training