Advice and advocacy
We will tell you about your options and guide you through the criminal justice system if you wish to report your experience to the Police.
We can also help you connect with other organizations with specialist expertise that can help your particular circumstances See our resources and guides
For anyone who has experienced rape, sexual assault or abuse very recently, and wishes report the crime, contact the Police (dial 999 in an emergency or 101 if you are not in immediate danger) or Hope House Sexual Assault Referral Centre. They will listen to you, take evidence and guide you through the inital legal process. Physical evidence can be gathered within 7 days of the offence