The Office of Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (OSAPR) seeks to eliminate harm, violence, and oppression in the Harvard community through the promotion of gender equity and social justice. Every OSAPR staff member is committed to the just and compassionate treatment of survivors and their friends, peers, significant others, and allies. OSAPR fosters collaborative relationships between campus and community systems to ensure a survivor-centered, multifaceted approach to advocacy and prevention. OSAPR provides ongoing crisis counseling and connects students with survivor advocates, medical services, mental health services, and medical and legal accompaniment.

Students can access these services by calling the office at 617-496-5636 or by emailing to make an appointment. If you or someone you know is experiencing emotional distress and/or in need of immediate medical accompaniment and support, call OSAPR’s 24-hour hotline: 617-495-9100. All communications and services are completely confidential.