It's easy to get free contraception, either from your doctor or from sexual health services.
These are places that give advice on sex, pregnancy, abortion and STIs. Remember, you should only have sex with someone if you feel ready.
You’ll never be asked for personally identifying details, like your name, age, or location.
To ensure your safety, RAINN has partnered with the country's top technology and online security companies to build a hotline that is as safe and secure as current technology allows.
Don't let anyone pressure you to do something you don't want to. They're usually made of latex, which is a very thin type of rubber.
A condom stops sperm from entering the vagina, mouth or anus (bottom).
When you are done chatting with the support specialist, you have the opportunity to leave feedback for RAINN about your experience with the Online Hotline. User feedback helps us to continuously improve the Online Hotline and offer a service that best fits our users’ needs.
HOPE (4673) to be connected with someone over the phone who can help.
Whenever you have unprotected sex, there's always a risk of pregnancy or catching an STI.
So it's important to look after your sexual health.
There are four key steps we've taken to ensure the highest level of security: As the way we use technology continues to expand, RAINN’s support services are expanding, as well.
In 2006, the Online Hotline was created as an extension of the National Sexual Assault Hotline, becoming the first online crisis intervention service in the United States.