If You Have Been Assaulted

After Sexual Assault: Survivors in San Francisco Have Options and Rights

If you or someone you know has been sexually assaulted, there are services and people who can help. This booklet provides information about what can be done right after an assault and later.

You may decide to seek medical care in the aftermath of a sexual assault.

Your options include:

  • A free physical exam,
  • Free medication to prevent sexually-transmitted infections, including HIV medication and medication to prevent pregnancy

These are the hospitals in the Bay Area and Fresno, where you can obtain a free forensic exam after a sexual assault:

San Francisco
Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital
1001 Potrero Avenue, San Francisco, CA


  • Highland Hospital SART
    1411 E 31st St, Oakland, CA 94602
  • Washington Hospital in Fremont
    2000 Mowry Ave, Fremont, CA 94538

The Family Healing Center
7025 N. Chestnut #102, Fresno, CA. 93720

Contra Costa
Contra Costa County Regional Medical Center SART
2500 Alhambra Ave, Martinez, CA 94553

Kaiser Permanente San Rafael Medical Center
99 Montecillo Rd, San Rafael, CA 94903

Courage Center
1546 1st St, Napa, CA 94559

San Mateo
Keller Center
222 W 39th Ave, San Mateo, CA 94403

Santa Clara
Santa Clara Valley Medical Center SAFE/VMC
751 S Bascom Ave, San Jose, CA 95128

Courage Center
1261 Travis Blvd, Fairfield, CA 94533

Sutter Santa Rosa Regional Hospital
30 Mark West Springs Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95403