Sexual Abuse Support

The Sexual Violence Survivor Pathway

SARSAS and partners have developed 'The Survivor Pathway'

This is a new website designed primarily as a guide for anyone wanting to know more about specialist sexual violence services.

Choose your area here:


What can this pathway do for you?

The pathway is designed to help the survivor or the supporter to consider options, ensure safety is paramount, reflect on what could be useful and provide information on how to access services.

Speak to someone ...

Somerset and Avon rape and sexual absue support offer a helpline to discuss any concerns. Below are details of the helpline:

For women and girls: 0808 8010456

Monday & Friday
11.00am – 2.00pm
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 6.00pm – 8:30pm

For men and boys: 0808 8010464

Monday 11.00am – 2.00pm
Tuesday 6.00pm – 8:30pm

If you want to report an incident...see information from SARAS here