Support Groups

Support Group Information
Support Group Information

  • ​All groups are free and confidential
  • All groups are offered throughout the year
  • All groups are available to men, women, and non-binary survivors
  • Groups meet weekly for 8-10 weeks, each weekly session is approximately 90 minutes
  • For more information please call (352) 264-6737 or (866) 252-5439

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Groups Offered
Groups Offered

  • Survivors of Sexual Violence
  • LGBTQ+ Survivors of Sexual Violence
  • Adult Survivors of Childhool Sexual Violence
  • Survivors of Loved Ones Lost to Homicide​

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Group Modalities
Group Modalities

  • ​Counseling and Discussion
  • Equine Assisted Therapy
  • Yoga/Counseling and Discussion
  • Art and Mindfulness


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If any accommodations are needed for persons with disabilities, please contact the Equal Opportunity Office at (352) 374-5275 or (352) 374-5284 TDD.

Contact​​​​​​​​​​

  • Victim Services & Rape Crisis Center
  • Main Office @John Henry Thomas, M.D. Center
  • 218 SE 24th Street
  • Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Phone: 352-264-6760
  • Fax: 352-264-6774
  • TDD/TTY: 352-955-2449
  • Monday-Friday, 8:30AM-5PM, some services available 24/7.
  • Laura Kalt
  • VSRCC Director
  • 218 SE 24th Street
  • Gainesville, FL 32641
  • Phone: 352-264-6760
  • Fax: 352-264-6774
  • TDD/TTY users, please call 711 (Florida Relay Service)
  • Toll-Free Phone: 1-866-252-5439
  • 24 Hour Sexual Assault Helpline
  • Phone: 352-264-6760
  • TDD/TTY users, please call 711 (Florida Relay Service)
  • Toll free 24 Hour Sexual Assault Helpline
  • Phone: 866-252-5439
  • TDD/TTY users, please call 711 (Florida Relay Service)
  • Bradford County Outreach Office
  • 403 Georgia Street
  • Starke, FL 32091
  • TDD/TTY users, please call 711 (Florida Relay Service)
  • Hours vary, please call 24/7 helpline for more information.
  • Union County Outreach Office
  • 410 W Main Street
  • Lake Butler, FL 32054
  • TDD/TTY users, please call 711 (Florida Relay Service)
  • Hours vary, please call 24/7 helpline for more information.

Mission Statement

  • To support survivors on their journey to reclaiming their personal power in the aftermath of a crime.
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