Relationships

Relationships - Links

NIU Sexual Violence Resources
www.niu.edu/sexualviolenceresources
Provides reporting resources and services for victims/survivors and others impacted by interpersonal violence or sexual harassment.

RAINN - The Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network
www.rainn.org
RAINN is the nation's largest anti-sexual assault organization offering a toll-free hotline for confidential counseling and support 24 hours a day. "In 2007, RAINN expanded its hotline services with the National Sexual Assault Online Hotline, the nation's first secure web-based hotline that provides live and completely confidential help to victims through an interface as intuitive as instant messaging."   

Kiskwaukee Hospital
www.kishhospital.org    815-756-1521
Emergency treatment and follow-up referral for sexual assault or domestic violence victims. Requires no charge for services related to medical evidence collection. Emergency contraception is also available.

Safe Passage - Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Center
www.safepassagedv.org    815-756-5228
Complete crisis center open twenty-four hours a day. Provides counseling and support for victims of sexual assault and their significant others. Operates a safe house; available to accompany victim to hospital and police.

The Illinois Coalition Against Sexual Assault
http://www.icasa.org/
Includes legal definitions, victims' rights, location of outreach centers, information on Illinois law, and links to national organizations.

Kansas State University - Relationship Tips and Skill-Building Ideas.
http://www.k-state.edu/counseling/topics/relationships/relatn.html
Kansas State University's Counseling Services provide some helpful ideas and suggestions for making relationships more fun and successful. Also contains a list of healthy relationship books available at most libraries.

National Center for Victims of Crime
victimsofcrime.org
Resources on dating violence, stalking, and recovery issues.

Handbook on Dating Violence
http://www.niu.edu/health/relationships/handouts/NewBTSStudy2007.pdf
An eight-page handbook that covers many dating violence and sexual assault prevention topics

University of Texas at Austin - Counseling & Mental Health Center
http://cmhc.utexas.edu/
University of Texas at Austin's Counseling and Mental Health Center provides a collection of information about Healthy Relationships but also Stress, Depression, Insomnia, ADHD, Grief and Loss, and Suicide.

1in6
www.1in6.org
Their mission is to help men who have had unwanted or abusive sexual experiences in childhood live healthier, happier lives.

NSVRC
http://www.nsvrc.org/saam/healthy-sexuality-resources
NSVRC’s 2012 Sexual Assault Awareness Month campaign focused on healthy sexuality.

Doin it well: Approaching Sexual Violence Prevention from a Sex Positive Framework
http://www.wcsap.org/sites/www.wcsap.org/files/uploads/webinars/Sex%20Positive%20Approach/Sexpositive1.pdf
Doin it well: Approaching Sexual Violence Prevention from a Sex Positive Framework - Kim Rice and Ross Watland

Healthy Sexuality
http://www.mckinley.illinois.edu/handouts/healthy_sexuality.htm
Healthy Sexuality University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Answer, Sex Ed Honestly
http://answer.rutgers.edu/page/webresources/
Answer, Sex Ed Honestly Websites for professionals

Prevent Connect
http://wiki.preventconnect.org/Healthy+Sexuality
Prevent Connect Healthy Sexuality wiki

Driver's Ed for the Sexual Superhighway: Navigating Consent
http://www.scarleteen.com/article/boyfriend/drivers_ed_for_the_sexual_superhighway_navigating_consent