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Community Resources

Community Resources Available to Help

Local organizations provide outlets and options to survivors of sexual violence, as well as resources for the accused.

For questions or additional information on these and other off-campus resources, please feel free to contact Mason's Title IX Coodinator by calling 703-993-8730, or emailing titleix@gmu.edu.


Office for Women and Domestic and Sexual Violence Services

The Office for Women and Domestic and Sexual Violence Services (OWDSVS) provides comprehensive, state-accredited programs for women, men, teens and children who have been affected by domestic and sexual violence and stalking.  The office promotes safety, responsibility, awareness, and equality by offering a 24-hour hotline, free counseling, group sessions, and referrals.

Office for Women and Domestic and Sexual Violence Services
Fairfax County Government Center
12000 Government Center Parkway, Suite 339
Fairfax, VA 22035
Phone: (703) 324-5730
TTY: (703) 324-5706
24-hour Hotline/Helpline: (703) 360-7273 and TTY (703) 435-1235


Domestic Violence Action Center

The Fairfax County Domestic Violence Action Center (DVAC) offers services  to victims of domestic violence or stalking and their families who reside in Fairfax County or were assaulted and/or stalked in the county.  Referrals for offender services are also available through the intake telephone number only (no offender walk-ins).

Domestic Violence Action Center
Fairfax County Historic Courthouse
4000 Chain Bridge Road, Suite 2702
Fairfax, VA 22035
Phone (Information and Intake): (703) 246-4573

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