Crisis Line & Textline

24-Hour Crisis Hotline: 828.255.7576

Our VOICE provides free support to survivors of sexual violence on our 24-hour hotline.

Information & Referral Textline:

Text VOICE to 85511

Envié VOZ a 85511 por Español

Text STOP to opt-out. Standard message & data rates may apply. For more information about the service text HELP to 85511. For end user privacy and terms & conditions go to “Privacy Policy and Terms & Conditions” For your safety, please do not share any personally identifiable information via text message. Standard rates and data message apply.

If you work in the sex trade and want to make an anonymous report about a bad date with a customer, Text “kelly” @ 85511.  The information you give will be added to Asheville Sex Worker Outreach Project’s (ASWOP) Bad Date List. 

Bad date is a term used to describe any threat or violence a customer enacts onto a person doing sex work. This may include assault, theft, refusing to pay, rudeness, harassment & time wasting. The Bad Date List is only spread between ASWOP members to improve the safety of people involved in the sex trade and is not shared with law enforcement. Private message ASWOP on Facebook, come to an event or meeting to gain membership.

Click on this link to learn more about ASWOP