Somerset and Avon Rape and Sexual Abuse Support (SARSAS)

  • Type of SEND provision:

Description

SARSAS offer a specialist support service to people aged 13 and over in Somerset who have suffered from any kind of sexual abuse at any time in their life.

This includes access to a confidential helpline, regular support sessions, counselling, and email support to individuals. They can also offer training and advice to professionals.

SARSAS believe rape and sexual violence is never the fault of the victim and will always believe and support you. They understand that it is difficult to talk about these things and can offer a safe and private space where you will be believed and you won’t be judged.

General info

Further information

  • Are you eligible
  • A specialist support service for people aged 13+ in Somerset who have suffered from any kind of sexual abuse at any time in their life. SARSAS also supports the friends and family of people affected by sexual violence.

  • How to access
  • You can find out how to contact SARSAS on their website or use the free helpline.

  • When is it available
  • Women and girls helpline 0808 801 0456 Monday and Friday 11am to 2pm Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 6pm to 8.30pm Men and boys helpline 0808 801 0464 Monday 11am to 2pm, Tuesday 6pm to 8.30pm