What If...

We walk you through options, what to expect, and other valuable information as you take this journey. Of course, your case is unique and may not fit exactly within these pages, but we offer general material and some possible options. If you believe we missed key information, contact us here.

... I'm a victim survivor

What happened to you is not your fault. Also know that you are not alone. Taking your next steps as a survivor may be difficult, but we hope that these resources will aid you in understanding your options. To better understand what each process may look like, click below.

... I'm a friend or ally

It can be hard to know what to say or do to help. You are demonstrating your selflessness in beginning this healing journey with your friend by looking for resources and searching for ways to help. For ideas on how to help, click below.


The reporting process can be challenging. These resources may provide those new to the process with a better understanding of what it will look like. Click below for information.

Thank you to our partners who helped to review and advise on this project: Victims Rights Law Center, and the Relationship Violence and Sexual Misconduct Expert Advisory Group at Michigan State University.