Welcome to today’s edition of The V Word. Today we are talking about justice.
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If you have been assaulted and feel comfortable with calling the police, call 911.
If you are not comfortable with talking to the police, but want to talk to someone, you can call the Virginia Family Violence and Sexual Assault Hotline at 1-800-838-8238.
You can now text/chat The Virginia Hotline at http://www.vsdvalliance.org/
If you have been assaulted in the last 72 hours you can get a forensic exam to collect evidence and receive medical care. You can do this with and without reporting to the police. The local hospitals in the Richmond area with Forensic Nurse Examiners are at Medical College of Virginia and St. Mary’s Hospital.
The Richmond area has a new regional hotline specific to the needs…
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