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The Encounter(s) Occurred More Than 5 Days

If the unwanted sexual encounter(s) occurred more than 5 days ago, SHW can still provide emotional support and counseling, as well as a medical evaluation and treatment.

Regardless of the time that has elapsed since the unwanted sexual encounter, you may benefit from the following:

  • Counseling services to help you cope with emotional or physical symptoms following the encounter (sleep or appetite changes, difficulty concentrating, or problems with memory)
  • Medical evaluation and treatment
  • Screening for sexually transmitted infections
  • Pregnancy testing
  • Referral to support services, including free services at Sexual Assault Resources Center (SARA), The Shelter for Help in Emergency, and the UVA Women’s Center

Call us at (434) 924-5362 or make an appointment online using the HealthyHoos patient portal. We are here for you!