Rape Crisis provides a range of facilities and resources to support Rape Crisis Groups throughout England and Wales. The key aims are to raise the profile of the Rape Crisis Movement, to act as a national voice for female survivors of sexual violence and abuse and to represent the interests of Rape Crisis and Sexual Abuse services. The local Rape Crisis will also support men who have been sexually assaulted.
Opening Hours: Emails usually responded to within 24 hours
Survivors is a confidential helpline for male victims of sexual abuse and their partners.
National Helpline: 0845 122 1201
Headquarters telephone: 0208 691 8236
Address: 12A Evelyn Court, Grinstead Road, LONDON, SE8 5AD. (Please write with an SAE for information, advice and support).
Telephone line open: Monday, Tuesday & Thursday between 7pm - 10pm
Victim Support is the national charity which helps people affected by crime. It provides free and confidential support to help you deal with your experience, whether or not you report the crime to the police.
Helpline: 0845 303 0900 (lo-call)
Headquarters telephone: 020 7735 9166
Address: Cranmer House, 39 Brixton Road, London, SW9 6DZ.
Opening Hours: Weekdays between 9am and 9pm and weekends between 9am and 5pm.
National Domestic Violence Helpline
24-hr free phone 0808 2000 247 (Calls from landlines will NOT appear on the telephone bill) - provides access to advice and support to anyone experiencing domestic violence. The free phone helpline number is 0808 200 0247. The helpline is provided jointly by Women's Aid and Refuge.
Women's Aid is run by women for women who have suffered domestic violence. It provides free, confidential advice, information and counselling They can put you in touch with local Women's Aid contacts and provide safe emergency temporary accommodation.
There is a dedicated email for the helpline service: firstname.lastname@example.org
Helpline: 08457 023468 open between 10am-9pm weekdays and 10am-5pm on Saturdays. Calls charged at local rate.