Representing Alexandria, Arlington, and Fairfax

Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners

June 1 Press Conference to Announce State Grant for 24/7 Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners at INOVA

Virginia Delegate Mark Levine, Senator Barbara Favola, and Arlington County Board Member Katie Cristol jointly shepherded an effort by local and state elected leaders, community leaders, and law enforcement to obtain a nearly $560,000 grant of state and federal funds to support five full-time and two part-time forensic nurses (Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners or SANEs) at Inova Hospital in Fairfax County. SANEs specialize in treating adults and children who are victims of sexual assault.