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Gender-Based Violence Response and Prevention Education

If you, or someone you know, is a survivor of sexual assault, dating violence, or stalking, Washington College & Chestertown have resources available to you.

Campus resources

Public Safety - Public Safety is located in the lower level of the Cullen Dormitory - 410-778-7810

Use this service if you would like to report the assault. You will be able to have a For All Seasons Advocate with you.

Health Services - Queen Anne House

Hours: M-F 8:30am-12pm & 1pm-4:30pm

Health Services is another confidential resource for victims of sexual violence. If you are worried about pregnancy or sexually transmitted infections, Health Services can work with you. Health Services provides women’s contraceptive services, including emergency contraception, and testing for sexually transmitted infections.

Counseling Services - Queen Anne House

Hours: M-F 8:30am-12pm & 1:00pm-4:30pm
By appointment only

Counseling Services offers confidential support to help students who are experiencing any type of grief, stress, depression, anxiety, or problems with academic performance. The counselors also provide counseling services to victims of sexual violence, and those with relationship concerns and issues.  All services are provided without charge to the students and are confidential.

Community Resources

For All Seasons, Inc - 1-800-310-7273

For All Seasons, Inc is a free 24-hour confidential service that provides crisis and on-going counseling and support to survivors. Advocates are available to meet survivors at the hospital and support them during any time spent at the hospital.

Sexual Assault Forensic Exams & Treatment - There are two hospitals you can use if you need treatment for anything related to the assault, such as STD testing, preventative measures such as emergency contraception, and other medical care. 

University of Maryland Shore Regional Health

100 Brown Street, Chestertown, Maryland 21620

University of Maryland Shore Medical Center at Easton

219 S. Washington Street, Easton, Maryland 21601

The University of Maryland Shore of Regional Health Medical Centers provides a separate and private treatment  room for patients who are victims of sexual assault. The SAFE (Sexual Assault Forensic Examination) rooms are equipped with a special camera documentation system. SAFE room nurses have been specially trained to collect evidence while attending to the emotional and physical needs of patients who have been sexually assaulted. An advocate can be with you during your time at the hospital, which can be either a For All Seasons Advocate or a Washington College Sexual Assault Response Advocate.

Maryland Coalition Against Sexual Assault

MCASA provides a comprehensive resources for victims of sexual assault.

Mid-Shore Council on Family Violence - 24 Hour Hotline:

The Mid-Shore Council on Family Violence provides a 24 hour hotline, crisis intervention, counseling & support, and shelter for victims of intimate partner violence.