RSVP Resources and Information

National Resources for Victims of Abuse

RAIIN Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network

The National Domestic Violence Hotline

Stalking Resource Center

Local Resources for Victims of Abuse

Relationship & Sexual Violence Prevention Program at PVAMU

Focusing Families 24 hour Crisis Line

Katy Assistance Ministries
Domestic Abuse – 281-391-4357
Sexual Assault – 281-693-7273

Houston Area Women’s Center
Domestic Violence Hotline 713-528-2121
Rape Crisis Hotline713-528-7273

The RSVP Resource Library

The RSVP Resource Library holds books and periodicals which are available to any current student, staff and/or faculty who wish to use them.

The Resource Library has all the latest editions of:

The Sexual Assault Report
The Domestic Violence Report
B*tch Magazine (The Feminist Magazine)
Ms. Magazine

The Codes of Gender
Hip Hop: Beyond Beats and Rhymes
The Bro Code
Killing Us Softly 3
Killing Us Softly 4
Miss Representation

From the Texas Association Against Sexual Assault and The Texas Council on Family Violence on a variety of relevant topics.

Black Sexual Politics by Patricia Hill Collins
The Will to Change by Bell Hooks
Women and the Law of Property in Early America by Marylynn Salmon
Confronting Sexism and Violence Against Women by Stout and McPhail
Female Chauvinist Pigs: Women and the Rise of Raunch Culture by Ariel Levy
Feminism is for Everybody by Bell Hooks
Violence Against Women Philosophical Perspectives by French, Teays and Purdy
Traps: African American Men on Gender and Sexuality by Byrd and Sheftall
Gender Talk by Cole and Sheftall
50 Concepts in Gender Studies by Pilcher and Whelehan
Aint I a Woman by Bell Hooks
Words of Fire : An Anthology of African-American Feminist Thought by various/edited by Sheftall
(Continue to check this list as it continues to grow each month)

The RSVP Resource Library has a host of text books and curriculums for faculty. Please call to 936-261-1468 to inquire about our collection of dynamic, age appropriate, culturally relevant curriculums about Sexual Assault and Dating Abuse.

Inclement Weather Alert 9-20-2019

Due to inclement weather, the main campus and the northwest Houston center will delay opening until 10 a.m. The safety of our faculty, staff and students is of the utmost concern, please exercise caution as you make your way to campus. The College of Nursing, Medical center campus will remain closed today.