Service, Training, Officers, Prevention Program (STOPP)

What does STOPP do?

The LSCS STOPP (Service-Training-Officers-Prevention-Program) is supported through a grant awarded by the Office on Violence Against Women, United States Department of Justice.

If you or someone you know is a victim of dating or domestic violence, sexual assault or stalking, help is available. All services provided by STOPP and community partners are free and confidential for all LSCS students, staff and faculty.

How does STOPP address these issues?

  • Preventive Measures
  • Awareness-raising and educational events, programs, and presentations
  • Referral Services
  • Referrals to agencies that provide comprehensive services for survivors/victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking

What can STOPP offer you?

Along with our Coordinated Community Response Team, STOPP offers a wide range of services, which include, but are not limited to:

Referrals and Resources

  • Counseling Services
  • Academic Advocacy
  • Assistance with Protective Orders
  • Shelter Services
  • Presentations and Training
  • Awareness-Raising and Education

LSCS has zero tolerance for relationship violence, sexual violence and stalking.

Brochures and Flyers

PDF icon STOPP Brochure
PDF icon Large Print/Text Only STOPP Brochure

Upcoming Events

LSC-University Park Wellness Fair
November 14, 2014
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Mission & Vision

Mission: To assist in the compassionate and effective delivery of crime victim services by offering assistance, information and resources to crime victims as well as education to the Lone Star College System (LSCS) community and staff. 

Vision: The STOP Program envisions a campus environment free of sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking.

Goals:

Through strong partnerships with campus members and community agencies the STOP Program goals are to:

 

  • Form a coordinated and comprehensive referral program to provide services to victims of violence
  • Establish a mandatory education program for all new students
  • Provide a training program for on-campus law enforcement personnel
  • Conduct training for LSCS Behavior Intervention Team members, advisors, and staff, and
  • Promote campus policies and protocols that effectively identify and respond to the crimes of sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking.

STOPP Committee/Coordinated Community Response Team includes members from:

  • Montgomery County Women’s Center
  • Houston Area Women’s Center
  • Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office
  • Harris County Constable Precinct 4
  • LSCS Disability Services
  • LSCS International Programs and Services
  • LSC-North Harris Women’s Resource Center
  • LSCS Police Department
  • LSCS Resource Development Administration
  • LSCS Student Development
  • LSCS Office of Emergency Management

Disclaimer

This project is supported by Grant No. 2011-WA-AX-0021 awarded by the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this publication/program/exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office of Violence Against Women.

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