Sexual Assault Help Center (SAHC)

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Toll Free 24 Hour Hotline: 1-800-884-7242


The Upper Ohio Valley Sexual Assault Help Center (SAHC) is a private, non-profit rape crisis center providing services to victims of sexual violence. The Sexual Assault Help Center has been providing services since 1978 and covers an official WV five-county area in Ohio County, Marshall Country, Brooke County, Wetzel County and Hancock County.


Outreach Offices:
County City Contact Number
Ohio Wheeling 304-234-1787
Brooke/Hancock Weirton 304-559-1601


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Upper Ohio Valley Sexual Assault Help Center, Inc.

P.O. Box 6764


24 Hour Hotline: 1-800-884-7242 or 1-304-234-8519

Phone: 304-234-1783

Fax: 304-234-8231





Sexual Assault Help Center offers:

  • Crisis intervention (phone and person to person)
  • Information referrals (legal, medical, psychological, police and protection services)
  • Victim’s compensation filing
  • Case consultation with other service providers
  • Follow-up advocacy for primary and secondary victims
  • Supportive counseling
  • Support groups

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