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Reporting Rape

Self Referrals

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Herts SARC (Sexual Assault Referral Centre) provides help and support to men, women and young people living in the Hertfordshire area, who have experienced rape or sexual assault.

 

Its services include a comprehensive forensic and aftercare service, delivered by healthcare professionals with a wealth of knowledge and experience in advising and supporting victims. 

 

The team includes specially trained Independent Sexual Violence Advisors (ISVAs), who will support those who have been assaulted and liaise with other agencies and support services where appropriate and guide those people through the police process.


Individuals can contact Herts SARC direct using this 24/7 free phone helpline number: 


Telephone  0808 178 4448


Victims who contact the SARC direct will be given all necessary advice and support. All available options will be outlined to the victim, including whether to refer the incident to the police. 

 

Useful Telephone Numbers

 

Herts SARC:

 

Telephone 0808 178 4448

Email Herts.SARC@nhs.net

Website: www.hertssarc.org

 

National Domestic Violence Helpline:

 

Telephone 0808 2000 247

 

Free Legal Advice for Domestic Violence Victims:

 

Telephone 08709 220704

 

Rape Crisis Hertfordshire:

 

Telephone 01707 276512

 

Rape Crisis Watford:

 

Telephone 0845 3011165

 

Victim Support:

 

Telephone 0845 30 30 900

 

Survivors UK (for men):

 

Telephone 0845 122 1201

 

Police (Non-Emergency Number):

 

Telephone 101

 

In an Emergency, Always Dial:

 

Telephone 999