Sexual Harassment Help Line & Resources

WOMEN IN FILM SEXUAL HARASSMENT HELP LINE

Call 323-545-0333

10 AM – 5 PM | Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

2 PM – 9 PM | Wednesday

Women in Film’s Sexual Harassment Help Line is an integrated program that offers resources and emotional support to people who have been victims of sexual harassment in the entertainment industry. We provide referrals to pro bono employment attorneys, trauma-informed therapists, and a confidential support group, Safe Space.

 

Peace Over Violence operates The Los Angeles Rape and Battering hotline, a confidential non-judgmental resource where staff and volunteers are available to provide emotional support, advocacy, information and referrals. If you or someone you care about has been a victim of sexual assault, domestic violence or intimate partner stalking in Los Angeles, please call this 24 hour crisis line.

Central Los Angeles
213-626-3393

South Los Angeles
310-392-8381

West San Gabriel Valley
626-793-3385

 

TIME’S UP Legal Defense Fund will help defray legal and public relations costs in select cases for those who have experienced sexual harassment or related retaliation in the workplace. The Fund is housed at and administered by the National Women’s Law Center, an established, national women’s rights legal organization.

WILA is a socially conscious non-profit serving the diverse communities of Los Angeles by providing high quality, affordable psychotherapy to individuals, couples, and groups. WILA’s approach combines therapy and community action, empowering people to tell their story, discover new potentials, and live richer, more meaningful lives. WILA also responds to pressing community needs, creating groups and programs, and making them most accessible to those who have faced discrimination and trauma.

 

RAINN is the nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization. RAINN created and operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline in partnership with more than 1,000 local sexual assault service providers across the country and operates the DoD Safe Helpline for the Department of Defense. RAINN also carries out programs to prevent sexual violence, help survivors, and ensure that perpetrators are brought to justice.

Call RAINN’s hotline 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, at 800.656.HOPE

 

The Rape Treatment Center provides comprehensive, free services for sexual assault victims. 24 hours a day, including specialized emergency medical care, forensic/evidentiary examinations, counseling, advocacy, and information about rights and options to help victims make informed choices and decisions. Services are provided in a dedicated, private Clinic located within Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center. The RTC also provides longer-term therapy for victims and other support services. Call us at (424)-259-7208.

Women in Film has partnered with WILA to launch an entertainment industry-specific and confidential support group for survivors of sexual harassment. Together, we’re ensuring women at all levels of the industry are supported.

If you’re interested in joining, call WILA at 424-371-5191 x411 or email SafeSpace@WILA.org

 

The Actor’s Fund serves all entertainment industry professionals—and not just actors—in film, theater, television, music, opera, radio and dance through programs that address our community’s unique and essential needs.

Our free and confidential social service programs are available nationally and address a wide array of challenges faced by people in performing arts and entertainment. With respect and understanding, our professional social workers offer counseling and support groups, education, emergency financial assistance and practical help.

 

WME generously provided seed funding for the Help Line. Operations are supported by Greenberg Glusker.