SART Readiness

Establishing if your community is ready to develop or expand a SART is key to sustainability. The following resources can assist communities with their assessment efforts.

Assessment Tools

NSVRC SART Readiness Assessment Tool

Data Collection

To help SARTs track variables of interest, see the Centers for Disease Control’s resource:

Sexual Violence Surveillance: Uniform Definitions and Recommended Data Elements

Another helpful resource for sexual assault data collection is available at the Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault and Stalking Data Resource Center.

This online resource center provides a national summary on the types of systems and kinds of information states collect.