In order to evaluate RAINN, it is necessary to understand how RAINN provides its intervention services. RAINN provides interventions through its website. These include:
Information about sexual assault issues is designed for public education and to overcome feelings of isolation among victims of sexual assault.
On their website RAINN promotes policies that help to prevent sexual assault and improve sexual assault services. Advocacy includes information, email campaigns, and links to other avenues to support sexual assault victims.
Information and referral
Through the online hotline, RAINN volunteers provide information about legal and medical issues related to sexual assault. They also have access to a national database of local services to which they can refer visitors for crisis or ongoing services.
RAINN volunteers provide crisis counseling and supportive counseling through the online hotline.
RAINN is a mandatory reporter in cases of child abuse through sexual assault, physical assault or exploitation.
Answer the questions below
My Intervene Tasks
Review the RAINN Website. How easy is it to navigate? How engaging is the website?
Review RAINN FAQ. How clear is the information? What information about RAINN might be included to better clarify RAINN interventions and services?
Take the RAINN tour. How well would it help you to understand the online hotline? Would you consider referring someone to the online hotline? Why?