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Cornwall Women's Rape & Sexual Abuse Centre (WRSAC)

Women and girls only

WRSAC, PO Box 39, Bodmin, Cornwall, PL31 1XF

Area: South West


Helpline: 01208 77099


Helpline Opening Hours:

Monday to Thursday 10am-1pm Monday Evening 7.30pm-10pm

Email: admin@wrsac.org.uk

Web: http://www.wrsac.org.uk

Fax: 01208 76791


Phone Number(s)

01208 76466

Women's Domestic Violence Support Network 01208 79992


Delivers a Rape and Sexual Abuse Helpline and Support Service offering helpline and outreach services to victims and survivors of rape, sexual assault, incest, childhood sexual abuse and sexual exploitation.

Employs an Independent Sexual Violence Adviser(ISVA)who provides support and advocacy to victims/survivors through the Criminal Justice System.

Runs the Young Women's Support Network providing specialised support, counselling and group work to young women aged 13 to 25 who have experienced any form of sexual violence and/or domestic abuse.

Group work
Therapeutic Bodywork


Delivers the Women's Domestic Violence Support Network providing an independent helpline and outreach support service.

Women Offenders Community Service - Open is a women centred service providing holistic support to women in Devon and Cornwall who have committed offences and are involved in the Criminal Justice System. This includes women serving community sentences and those released from custody to Devon and Cornwall.

12 week NOCN Accredited training programme called Understanding and Working With Sexual Violence.

On the website information sheets, reports, leaflets and good links to other information sources can be found.

Devon Rape Crisis and Sexual Abuse Services

Men and women

PO Box 765, Exeter, Devon, EX1 9TG

Area: South West


Helpline: 01392 204174


Helpline Opening Hours:

Monday 6pm-9pm, Wednesday 10am-1pm, Friday 6pm-9pm


Services to women and girls aged 13+ and young men aged 13-25:

On-going specialist support in 27 venues across the county, advocacy, practical support, and eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR)


Helpline support

Email support


Our specialist services are trauma-informed, holistic and needs led.

Gloucestershire Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre (GRASAC)

Women and girls only

PO Box 16, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL4 0RU

Area: South West


Helpline: 01452 526770


Helpline Opening Hours:

Monday 12-2pm, Tuesday 6.30-8.30pm, Wednesday 6.30-8.30pm, Thursday 12-2pm, Friday 6.30-8.30pm

Email: info@glosrasac.org.uk

Web: http://www.glosrasac.org


Phone Number(s)

01452 305421


GRASAC offer a helpline 5 days per week, ongoing one to one support either face to face or over the telephone, advocacy and information, for women and girls (aged 13 and over) who have experienced any form of sexual violence at any time in their lives. We also offer information and advice to friends and family and partner agencies working with survivors.

GRASAC also employs an ISVA that works with Gloucestershires SARC 'Hope House'

GRASAC provides email support at support@glosrasac.org.uk


We are currently working in partnership with education to deliver an education resource pack about Healthy Sexual Relationships and Consent. We are able to offer information and training / raising awareness sessions for partner agencies.

Information / links / feedback forms / young people's section on website.

Somerset and Avon Rape and Sexual Abuse Support (SARSAS)

Men and women

PO Box 2942, Bristol, BS1 9EU

Area: South West


Helpline: Women and Girls: 0808 801 0456 or 0117 929 8868. Men and Boys: 0808 801 0464


Helpline Opening Hours:

Women and Girls helpline: Monday and Friday 11am-2pm Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 6-8.30pm. Men and Boys helpline: Mondays 11am-2pm and Tuesdays 6-8.30pm

Email: support@sarsas.org.uk

Web: http://www.sarsas.org.uk


Phone Number(s)

0117 929 9556

0117 929 8868


Somerset and Avon rape and sexual abuse support (SARSAS) is a specialist support service for people who live in Bath, Bristol, NE Somerset, North Somerset, Somerset and South Gloucestershire, who have experienced any form of sexual violence at any point in their lives.

We provide support and information through our helpline, regular support sessions, counselling and by email

We specialise in trauma informed support services within an empowerment model

Full details can be found on the SARSAS website

Our office and counselling rooms in Bristol are women only spaces

We offer Volunteer Training and Training in sexual violence awareness, awareness and support in handling disclosures for other professionals