Gloucestershire Rape and Sexual Abuse Support

We are here for individuals in Gloucestershire affected
by rape, sexual assault or abuse at any time in their lives.
We listen, understand, believe and support.
Our services are free. We provide confidential and non-judgemental support and information. All our staff and volunteers are trained to respond to the needs of survivors of sexual violence, their friends and family.

We provide emotional and practical support to both female and male victims and survivors of rape, sexual assault and childhood sexual abuse. Please click on the links above to access further information about the range of specialist services we provide.

Our helpline (01452 526770) is open

Monday 12.00pm – 2.00pm

Tuesday & Wednesday 6.30pm – 8.30pm

Other helplines are available and information about these can be found here

“I am not what happened to me, I am who I choose to become”

Coronavirus updates

3rd November 2020


Gloucestershire Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre is still here to support you during these unpredictable times. We know things can feel very uncertain at the moment and that plans are changing on a daily basis.  But we want you to know that we are still here for you.


Supporting survivors of abuse continues to be our main priority.


We are offering support over the phone, or via secure email and video calls.  Our helpline hours are continuing to run as normal.  Unfortunately we are unable to offer our face to face groups at this time.  
If you would like to refer yourself, or if you have any questions, please call our admin line on 01452 305421.
For other useful information website, please visit our Coronavirus information and links page. We will be updating this section of the website regularly.  

Our email support service is monitored during office hours and a member of the team will respond to you (Please note this email is for emotional support, for referrals or referral enquiries please contact us via

We also have our online self help guide which can be found by clicking here.

There are useful self help materials on the Rape Crisis England and Wales website available here. If you need additional support, visit our Other Organisations page.