If you are in the UK and in need of emergency support please call 999 immediately.
For non-emergency NHS support, or to find your nearest Sexual Assault Referral Centre, please call 111
The Survivors Trust thesurvivorstrust.org
“The Survivors Trust (TST) is a UK-wide national umbrella agency for 135 specialist organisations for support for the impact of rape, sexual violence and childhood sexual abuse throughout the UK and Ireland.”
Rape Crisis England & Wales rapecrisis.org.uk (Women)
“Rape Crisis England & Wales is a national charity and the umbrella body for our network of independent member Rape Crisis Centres.”
Survivors UK (Men) survivorsuk.org
“SurvivorsUK can offer a range of support services including counselling and therapy appointments as well as web and SMS chat.”
“We are a UK based charity that supports male and female survivors of rape and sexual abuse of all ages.”
“At Safeline we are: Supporting – offering counselling and support services for those who have been affected by the traumas that sexual abuse, rape and their associated issues reveal. Preventing – actively working towards stopping rape and sexual abuse from happening.”
MACSAS (Clergy Abuse) macsas.org.uk
“MACSAS is a support group for women and men from Christian backgrounds who have been sexually abused by Ministers or Clergy, as children or as adults. We communities and for those who have left.support both survivors who have remained within their Christian communities and for those who have left.”
“A voluntary organisation supporting all non-abusing parents and carers whose children have been sexually abused.”
ReConnected Life reconnected.life
“The most critical factor in healing from trauma is our ability to connect with others. That’s why I set up the ReConnected Life Community.”
“If you’ve experienced hate crime, sexual violence or domestic abuse, we’re here for you. We also support lesbian, gay, bi, trans and queer people who have had problems with the police or have questions about the criminal justice system.”
*Please note some of these services may have online support or information people in other countries may find useful. Trauma & Co. is an international project first created in England. We are continuously updating these pages and hope to increase our international resources as we move forward. If you have relevant, useful resource links for us to review please contact us.
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Please access any services with mindful and personal consideration for yourself and your needs.
Last updated 2017 – please let us know if you have more up to date information.