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Rape Victim Advocacy Program develops SA response teams in rural counties

RVAP is working collaboratively with law enforcement agencies, hospitals, and county attorneys to expand trauma-informed practices, and increase positive outcomes for victims/survivors.

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Rape Victim Advocacy Program expands child abuse prevention

RVAP added a new program, Stewards of Children, to its community prevention curricula.

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Rape Victim Advocacy Program creates Queer Health Advocate Program

Medical appointments should be something that everyone can navigate safely, without fear of harassment, discrimination, or violence.

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Rape Victim Advocacy Program partners with Latinos United for Peace & Equity (LUPE)

The Rape Victim Advocacy Program (RVAP) was established in 1973 as a volunteer hotline – literally consisting of a cot next to a landline telephone – as part of the civil rights movement to combat the use of gender and sex as weapons of oppression.

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RVAP shares expertise on a national stage

This year two of RVAP’s most tenured staff shared their expertise on a national stage.

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Rural Child Advocate receives award

In 2016, Carmalitta Baum joined RVAP as its Rural Child Direct Services Advocate, and is based in RVAP's Lee County office.

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RVAP celebrates 45 years of advocacy, support, and prevention

In 1973, the Rape Victim Advocacy Program (RVAP) was created by a group of courageous and compassionate volunteers at the University of Iowa.

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