Unprecedented demand for Rape Crisis services
19 Dec 2017
The Rape Crisis helpline saw a 30 per cent spike in calls when the Harvey Weinstein allegations broke.
The Independent's Loulla-Mae Eleftheriou-Smith writes (10th December 2017):
"Sexual assault and rape charities are running at capacity and are unable to meet unprecedented demand following a spike in survivors seeking help after the Harvey Weinstein and other high-profile sex crime allegations came to light..."