Family Advocacy Program
The Family Advocacy Program addresses domestic violence and child abuse prevention, education and intervention and trains command leadership on key issues involving domestic violence and child abuse. Strict rules on confidentiality are enforced to all services provided. Assistance and treatmetn are offered to both victims and offenders.
This program is offered by the Fleet and Family Support Center (Yokosuka, Japan), located on the fourth floor of the Community Readiness Center, building 3365. Office hours: Mon, Tue, Wed, and Fri 0800-1600 Thu 0800-1500 DSN 243-7878 /046 816-7878
If you are a victim of sexual assault, call the 24/7 SAPR Victim Advocate Emergency Line 090-8046-5783
If you would like to speak with a Civilian Sexual Assault Victim Advocate:
Office # - 243-6519/6905 (0730-1630) Cell # - 080-8409-8612 or 080-8409-8611
If you would like to speak with the Sexual Assault Response Coordinator (SARC)
Office # - 243-3944 (0730-1630) Cell # - 080-8409-8610
What is the Family Advocacy Program?
Family Advocacy Program - FAP
The Family Advocacy Program provides clinical assessment, treatment and services for military members and their families involved in incidents of domestic abuse.
What is Domestic Abuse?
Domestic abuse can be defined as a pattern of behavior in any relationship that is used to gain or maintain power and control over an intimate partner.
What is Child Abuse?
Child abuse is the physical or sexual abuse, emotional maltreatment or neglect of an unmarried person under 18 years old.
How We Can Help
The Family Advocacy Program provides a variety of interventions and treatment services to meet the needs of individual families. FAP provides counseling, clinical case management, treatment groups, and refers families to military and civilian resources as appropriate.
Restricted / Unrestricted Options
There are two types of reporting options for adult victims of domestic abuse, restricted and unrestricted. Both options make available to victims the full range of advocacy, medical and counseling services.