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Tri-County S.P.E.A.K.S. Sexual Assault Center (formerly People Against Rape) is a sexual assault advocacy program offering free support and services for adult survivors of sexual assault in Charleston, Dorchester, and Berkeley counties of South Carolina.

Sexual Violence • Prevention • Education • Advocacy • Knowledge • Services


Tri-County S.P.E.A.K.S. Sexual Assault Center offers a variety of programs and support groups to help individuals in our community that have faced sexual assault. We offer:

  • Crisis intervention and case management
  • Hospital accompaniment for SANE
  • In-person, virtual, written, and phone follow-up support
  • Community resource referrals
  • Facilitate dialogue between victims and loved ones
  • Crisis intervention and follow-up for incarcerated survivors
  • Accompany victims to court and other legal and law enforcement appointments

If you’re interested in learning more about our programs and support groups, please call us at 843-745-0144. We’re here to help and look forward to hearing from you!


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Tri-County S.P.E.A.K.S. events are gatherings of local community members to discuss current issues affecting our area. It is a great way to stay informed and get involved in making our community a better place. The events are free and open to everyone, so please join us at the next one!



Here, we invite members of the Tri-County community to share their stories, experiences, and perspectives. We hope that through these stories, our community can gain insight into the lives of others and better understand how we can all work together to create a more inclusive and equitable society. If you have a story to tell, we would love to hear it! Please use this platform to speak your truth and share your unique perspectives with others. We look forward to creating a space of understanding and empathy through your stories.

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