Sexual Harassment Assault Response and Prevention (SHARP)

Army Reserve: Retired

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The Army's Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention (SHARP) Program is the Army's integrated, proactive effort to end sexual harassment and sexual assault within their ranks. Sexual harassment and sexual assault have no place in the Army. If you have been the victim of sexual harassment or sexual assault, you have a voice, you have rights, and SHARP is here to help.


Retired Service members are not eligible for services in the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Program. However, the help line can assist you in finding civilian services in your community.

Benefit Highlights

How to contact the Helpline:

Option 1: Visit the DoD Safe Helpline at: or by calling 877-995-5247

Option 2: Contact your base Sexual Assault Response Coordinator (or Special Victim's Council)

Additional Information

Army’s Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention (SHARP) Program:

Department of Defense Sexual Prevention and Response Office Page:

Catch a Serial Offender (CATCH) Program:

Army MWR Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention Program (SHARP) page:

Document Review Date: 29 January 2024