We know that sometimes you may need support outside of our working hours, you can find a list of helpful numbers here.

For more frequently asked questions, myths and facts, you might be interested in the Rape Crisis England & Wales (RCEW) website.

The Survivors Trust has produced this directory of National Helplines available for survivors of sexual harm, you can find additional national helplines here.


  • Rape crisis England and wales

    Rape Crisis England & Wales is a feminist organisation that exists to promote the needs and rights of women and girls who have experienced sexual harm, to improve services to them and to work towards the elimination of sexual harm.

  • safeline

    A dedicated service for men and boys in England and Wales affected by sexual harm and those who support them.

  • samaritans

    Whatever you’re going through, a Samaritan will face it with you. Available any time, from any phone for FREE.

  • shout

    Shout 85258 is the UK’s first 24/7 text service for anyone in crisis. Get free, confidential mental health support anytime, anywhere. Text ‘SHOUT’ to 85258.

  • survivors trust

    We offer a free and confidential helpline to any survivor that feels like they need to talk. Whether you want to discuss what happened to you or just call for a chat, our helpline volunteers will be there to listen.

  • emergency

    in an emergency please call 999.

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1 in 2 rapes against women are carried out by their partner or ex partner