Rape Crisis


Accuracy of this site

Rape Crisis England & Wales makes every effort to maintain the accuracy of the information on this site but cannot accept responsibility for, and disclaims all liability for, any loss or damage which may arise from use of the information. If you find anything within this website that causes you concern please e-mail us at rcewinfo@rapecrisis.org.uk


Links to third party sites

Please note these are independent organisations; Rape Crisis England & Wales takes no responsibility for any material that may be represented on these sites.



We aim to make our website as accessible as possible in accordance with the Disability Discrimination Act 1995. It is our intention that the site meets the World Wide Web Consortium's Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0 (priority 1,2 & 3 guidelines) and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0.


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Google translate

This is a free tool powered by Google. Any problems you encounter using it must be addressed to Google and not to Rape Crisis England & Wales.


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