Address & Contact

Our Address

470 27th Street Oakland, CA 9461


37.816524130445, -122.26639850121



Bay Area Women Against Rape, the nation’s first rape crisis center, was formed in 1971. BAWAR provides free in-person counseling to survivors of sexual assault and their significant others. BAWAR also offers accompaniment to police, court, and hospital and provides a 24-hour hotline, support groups, and community education.