who we are
RVAP is a sexual assault victim advocate and prevention education agency that also hosts the Iowa Sexual Abuse Hotline. We serve anyone impacted by sexual violence -- survivors and/or their loved ones in the following eastern Iowa counties: Cedar, Des Moines, Henry, Iowa, Johnson, Lee, Washington,Van Buren. This includes but is not limited to individuals of any age, gender, identity, culture, etc.
Our Mission, Vision & Values
Our mission is to provide free, confidential, trauma-informed advocacy to all affected by sexual violence and promote social change through prevention education.
Our vision is a community free of sexual violence
As an agency, we hold the following core values: empowerment, inclusion, Integrity, prevention, and resiliency