Medical Advocacy is a specialized on-call advocacy providing 24/7 support for survivors of sexual assault. Medical advocates provide patient advocacy throughout the Sexual Assault Nurse Examination (SANE) or rape kit at the survivors discretion.

What Can a Medical Advocate Do?
  • Assist with transportation

  • Provide patient advocacy by walking you through the SANE process, allowing you to make informed decisions throughout

  • Assist you in creating a safety plan

  • Offer resources and share options for your next steps on your healing pathway

  • Offer supportive and survivor centered care

Medical Advocacy

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Please call our Crisis Line at 517-372-5572

if you need to be connected with a Medical Advocate