HSU Campus Advocate Team

The Campus Advocate Team (CAT) is available 24/7 at (707) 445-2881.

They are made up of advocates from the North Coast Rape Crisis Team and provide FREE & CONFIDENTIAL tailored support and services to HSU students, staff and faculty of all gender identities who have been affected by sexual assault, dating/ domestic violence, stalking, and/or sexual harassment.

Services through their on and off-campus offices include:

  • Individual counseling
  • Assistance in securing on-campus interim measures such as changing dorms and/or classes, making up exams, priority access to counseling and/or health services etc.
  • Advocacy and accompaniment during the university reporting or investigative process
  • Advocacy and accompaniment to law enforcement, court, medical, ect. appointments
  • Information and resources (both on or off campus)

The HSU Campus Advocate Team has NO reporting obligations to Law enforcement and/or admin. Their services are for anyone who has experienced violence at ANY time in their lives regardless of how long ago it occurred. They hold no stance on reporting. They are pro survivor and pro healing. They support your decision to report or not to report 100%.

Their website is: https://www.ncrct.org/campus-advocate-team-2/