It is possible to recover and heal  
from the trauma of abuse and  
this group will help you to achieve  
closure, and help you begin to  
become who you want to be. 
 
 
Rape Crisis National Helpline 
12 to 2pm and 7 to 9.30pm everyday: 0808 802 9999 
 
 
Northamptonshire Sarc (Serenity) 
During office hours 
(08.30 – 18.00 Monday to Friday) 
01604 745005 
24/7 helpline 
01604 601713 
 
Northamptonshire Police 
03000 111 222 
(if you are not in a safe situation or need help urgently, please dial 999) 
 
 
Victim Support (Voice) 
Provides general emotional support and help after a crime 
Mon to Fri 8am to 8pm and Sat 9am to 5pm 
0300 303 1947 
National support line including weekends 9am to 7pm: 0845 30 30 900 
 
 
Witness Service 
Provides help and support for victim and other witnesses at court, Crown Court and all Magistrates’ Courts 
01604 603978 
 
 
Sunflower Centre 
Provides help for people experiencing domestic violence 
Northampton office: 01604 233684 
Corby office: 01536 204691 
 
 
Domestic Abuse National Helpline 
Freephone 24hr: 0808 2000 247 
 
 
Sexual Health Clinics 
Northampton General Hospital: 01604 637203 
Ashwood Centre, Kettering: 01536 410647 
 
 
PODS 
01480 878409 
A helpline for survivors of abuse who struggle with dissociative disorders 
 
 
Dostiyo 
A voluntary organisation run by and for Asian females, providing a friendly  
and supportive facility 
01604 601097 
 
 
Truth about Rape 
National campaigning organisation raising awareness surrounding sexual violence. 
 
 
Rape Crisis Coordination Group 
National umbrella body for Rape Crisis member groups. Information about centres in your area. 
 
 
NSPCC Helpline 
Tel: 0800 800 500 (free phone) 
Information and advice for children or anyone concerned about a child. 
 
 
Childline 
Tel: 0800 1111 (free phone) 
Free 24-hour helpline for any young person in trouble or danger. 
 
 
DABS National Resource Directory 
A list of over 500 services in the UK and Ireland which specialise in working with childhood sexual abuse, sexual assault, domestic violence and related issues. 
 
 
Counselling Directory 
This is a support network of UK counsellors and psychotherapists, with information on their training and experience, areas of counselling covered, fees and contact details. This service is free, confidential and easy to use. 
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