Departments and Services

Arise Sexual Assault Services

575-226-7263

Arise provides free, timely, comprehensive, and compassionate care to pediatric and adult victims of sexual assault. All of Arise’s services are offered 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and 365 days a year. We assist victims through a holistic response, our services include the Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) program, a crisis hotline, victim advocacy, counseling, and community outreach.

SANE is available to provide a patient focused environment that includes care for medical forensic exams, patient referrals, emergency contraception, STI prophylactic treatment, and safety planning. Arise’s hotline is available as a central resource for information regarding Arise and the services provided. The hotline can be utilized for questions about the program, for victims that require sexual assault services, to schedule counseling appointments or to contact a staff member.

Arise is also staffed with professionally trained advocates who assist victims during initial trauma and through their healing process. Our advocates are always available to assist with crisis intervention as well as educate and inform victims of all available resources.

Counseling services are available to victims regardless of when their abuse or assault may have occurred, we do not limit how long after an assault a survivor may request services. Our counseling staff focuses specifically on sexual trauma issues and have advanced training in this field based on education, training, and learning from their work with other survivors. Since each survivor deals with assault differently, Arise’s counselors are trained to assist survivors overcome their particular situation which may include psychotherapy, individual, family, or group counseling.

Arise is also available to offer education and outreach programs related to sexual violence. Programs are provided to schools, colleges, community groups, and anyone interested in learning more about sexual violence and how to respond to it.

Arise’s main office is located at 1412 S Avenue O, Suite B. For more information visit arisenm.org or contact our hotline at 575.226.7263