Are you concerned about sexual abuse, sexual assault or rape?
Abuse Survivors Clinic
Our Abuse Survivors Clinic offers a specialised services to support anyone aged 13 or over who has been affected by sexual violence or abuse at any time in their lives.
If you’ve been pressured into sexual activity of any kind, if somebody touched you in any intimate way without your agreement or if your genitals have been deliberately harmed by somebody, this is sexual abuse. This is never your fault and support is available. You can contact our clinics for further information.
"Have I been raped?"
If somebody has had sex with you without your consent, this is rape. Even if it only lasted for a moment and ejaculation did not occur, without your consent it is rape.
Yes and no
Confused about consent? We can help you to understand what it means to give consent to have sex. Remember, sex without consent is rape.
Only you should control your sex life
Is somebody making you do things you don’t want to do with them or somebody else? Somebody could be exploiting you. We’ll help you find the help you need.
Having sex with somebody who’s under 16 is a criminal offence. If you’re below the age of consent and somebody’s trying to force you to have sex, this is very serious.
Female genital mutilation
Female genital mutilation is illegal in the UK. We’ve provided information on what it is and what to do if you're worried someone is at risk – or if you need help yourself.
The after effects
Sexual abuse can lead to lots of other issues. If you’re worried about sexually transmitted infections or pregnancy, let us help you find the service you need.