Sexual Assault Advocacy

Our Sexual Assault Program prioritizes survivor safety and choice, while maintaining a culture of support. Our advocates are here to help support survivors. Whether you are a survivor or a supporter and no matter where you are in your journey, we want you to know that we are here for you and that YOU ARE NOT ALONE.

Sexual Assault Support and Advocacy Services:

  • Safety planning;
  • Crisis intervention;
  • Referrals to community resources;
  • Legal/medical/social services support advocacy;
  • Home-visiting follow-ups; and
  • Sisterhood building and healing sessions for Hmong women survivors

Confidentially and safety is our number one priority. If you or someone you know would like more information, do not hesitate to contact us at (414) 930‑9352.

*All of our sexual assault support services and advocacy are free of charge

We see you. We hear you. We believe you.


The Hmong American Women’s Association (HAWA), Inc. is a non-profit organization that was founded in 1993 by a group of thirteen community women who had a strong passion to advocate, organize and share concerns reflected by women in the larger Hmong community.

24‑Hour Hmong Family Strengthening Helpline: 1‑877‑740‑4292