Get help for yourself or someone you care for - Sexual Abuse and Sexual Violence Awareness Week

Posted on February, 2024

Whether you are in Brighton and Hove or not, help is available for anyone experiencing Sexual Abuse and Sexual Violence - please share these contact details on your social media or WhatsApp groups. They could make an enormous difference to someone’s life.

RISE Sexual Abuse and Sexual Violence Week Get Help

As we discussed on Monday Sexual Abuse and Sexual Violence are never ok. It is never a victim / survivor’s fault, and there is help for anyone experiencing abuse and violence.


📞 In an emergency call 999.

📞 Read about the Silent Solution here – a way of sending a message to the person who answers the 999 call even if you aren’t able to speak.


📞 If you think you might be experiencing Sexual Abuse and/or Sexual Violence within a family or intimate relationship – even if you’re not sure – you can call our helpline. Our helpline is open on Monday and Tuesday mornings 9.30 - 12.30pm, and Wednesday evenings 5-7pm. Please call 01273 622 822 at these times if you would like to speak to us.

📧 Alternatively, you can email us at [email protected] at any time, letting us know two things - a safe contact number on which we can call you during Helpline times, and whether it is safe to leave you a message

📱 You can also complete our online referral form

If you are seeking LGBTQ+ support, you can speak to our specialist caseworker by emailing [email protected]


If you are outside Brighton and Hove, you can get help from the Rape Crisis England and Wales 24/7 Rape & Sexual Abuse Support Line which is open 24 hours a day, every day of the year:

📞 Call free on 0808 500 2222

💬 Visit the website to start a free online chat

Don’t need help? That’s wonderful. You can help others, right now, by sharing this post or the image with our phone number on, on your social media or in your WhatsApp groups and chats.

Thank you in advance for your help.