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Sexual Assault Services for Holistic Healing and

National Sexual Assault Hotline - 1.800.656.HOPE

Sexual assault, rape and/or incest is never the victims fault.

SASHA CENTER primarily focuses on educating the public, raising awareness and providing support to self-identified survivors of sexual assault. All support groups are free of charge and confidential.

National Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-656-HOPE (4673)

Upcoming Events

Important Statement for Clinicians and Advocates about our OPEN MONTHLY HIP SERIES


Every Fourth Wednesday of the Month
5:30 - 7pm

Healing Is Possible Series Sistah Circle. YOU MUST Call to pre-register. You may also email us at info@sashacenter.org Toll Free: 1-888-865-7055. Registration ends at 3:00 p.m. This is an open group format that will run every last  Wednesday of the month in collaboration with the Wellness Plan.


Our Mission

Our mission at the SASHA Center is to increase awareness, provide resources and educate the public about sexual assault, provide culturally specific peer support groups to self identified survivors of rape and to increase justice and visibility for survivors in Southeast Michigan.

Make A Donation

To help support the mission of SASHA Center, we invite you to make a financial contribution or donate needed goods or services. read more

WDET's Craig Fahle Show Interview January 8, 2013

Stand Up Now - radio show Interview June 24, 2014

Sexual Violence in the Lives of African American Women

According to the 2010 U.S. Census, 13.6% (42 million) of the population self-identified as Black or African American.... read more.

Kalimah Johnson, Executive Director of the SASHA Center - B.L.A.C Magazine

Through her work at the Sexual Assault Services for Holistic Healing and Awareness, this native Detroiter gives victims a voice.... read more.

Annual Report 2016

SASHA Center provided direct group services, education and awareness because of your support! Click here to view the 2016 Annaul Report..

SASHA News view all

11,341 Rape Kits Were Collected and Forgotten in Detroit. This Is the Story of One of Them.
The 4th Annual Poets & Purses Event
State of Sasha Center
Center for sex assault victims needs the public's help ...

Stop The Rapes: A Community Dialogue for Awareness, Prevention and Protection

Sasha/DIA Partnership Spring 2017 Artmaking Classes at the DIA

SASHA Center, INC. and DETROIT VS. EVERYBODY, LLC. April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month!!!



April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month!!!
Kalimah Johnson, LMSW, ACSW, LCSW
Executive Director/Founder
SASHA Center, INC.

  The SASHA Center -- Sexual Assault Services for Holistic Healing and Awareness -- and DETROIT VS. EVERYBODY, LLC have joined together to raise awareness and funds to assist sexual assault survivors during April which is Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

A special addition DETROIT VS. EVERYBODY, LLC t-shirt in the color of TEAL will be sold for the entire month of April with a portion of the proceeds going directly to the SASHA Center, a sexual assault peer education support group agency assisting survivors in the Detroit Metropolitan area.  

Also, join us on Friday, April 21, 2017 from 6-9pm at Marygrove College in Alumni Hall of the Madame Cadillac Building wearing your special edition DETROIT VS. EVERYBODY TEAL t-shirt in support of survivors everywhere for the 9th Annual Take Back the Night-Detroit event acknowledging the strength of survivors of sexual assault.  This event is where we share together our similar experiences but also encourage healing for those who have been impacted by this crime.  There will be a live DJ, a March, the Healing Tent and the Wall of Hope live art project and free food at the event (while supplies last). Admission is FREE!  

This collaboration with DETROIT VS. EVERYBODY, LLC will provide an opportunity for supporters of survivors, survivors, community members, students, leaders, and organizations to show support and start a conversation! Together we would like to eradicate all forms of sexual assault and SASHA Center invites the public to join the conversation and be a part of a movement to assist survivors during Sexual Assault Awareness Month! 

Together SASHA Center and DETROIT VS. EVERYBODY, LLC are sending the message that all survivors are valued and deserve healing.  Together we know that healing is possible and your support through the purchase of the DETROIT VS. EVERYBODY, LLC teal t-shirt will help the SASHA Center carry out its mission of assisting survivors of sexual assault. We appreciate your support!


This special addition teal shirt will be in all DVE stores April 4, 2017!
Healing is Possible!


Sasha Center & The Wellness Plan Medical Centers Collaborate For Sexual Healing Circles