*Please note from 1st March 2019 – 1st May 2019 helpline volunteer training will be taking place. This may mean that there is a new volunteer listening in to your call, this does not affect the confidentiality or anonymity of your call*
Suffolk Rape Crisis provides support to women and girls aged 14 and above who have experienced any form of sexual violence.
We provide 25 weeks of free, specialist, counselling with one of our 13 fully trained counsellors at one of our 3 locations, Ipswich, Bury St Edmunds and Lowestoft. Our counsellors are all female and our office in Ipswich is a female only space.
Our free, confidential, helpline is also open on Tuesday and Thursday between 7pm and 9pm. This is staffed by our wonderful female volunteers who have received extensive training in how to support a survivor of sexual violence. They can offer you emotional support over the telephone and can also signpost you to our counselling service or other services in the area.
If you need help now and fear that your life or the life of someone else is in danger please call 999 for other 24 hour contacts please click the red button.