The Havens

Specialist centres in London for people who have been raped or sexually assaulted. Contact them for urgent advice and appointments. Website


Rape Crisis

Rape Crisis exists to promote the needs and rights of women and girls who have experienced sexual violence.  On their website you will find how to get help if you’ve experienced rape, child sexual abuse or any kind of sexual violence; details of local Rape Crisis services; information about sexual violence for survivors and other …

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Lewisham Athena Service

The Athena service, run by Refuge provides confidential, non-judgmental support to those living in the London Borough of Lewisham who are experiencing gender-based violence. It opened its doors in April 2015 and provides outreach programmes, independent advocacy, group support, refuge accommodation and a specialist service for young women.


National Domestic Violence Helpline

Freephone 24 Hour National Domestic Violence Helpline Run in partnership between Women’s Aid and Refuge, a national service for women experiencing domestic violence, their family, friends, colleagues and others calling on their behalf.