Adult (Recent)

Listed below are services available in Bristol, for people who have survived recent rape or sexual assault (within last 12 months).
Which service is right for the victim/survivor at this time?
Is the victim/survivor who has just disclosed information to you, safe?
Do they want to report to the police? Do you have a safeguarding policy you need to follow?

Police

Immediate danger, call 999

Reporting or advice: Sexual Assault Investigation Team, call 101

Safeguarding

Vulnerable adult

Safeguarding referral: Please call Care Direct 0117 922 2700

Additional risks

  • Domestic abuse
  • Forced marriage
  • Trafficking

For a safe medical examination to collect evidence which can be stored until they decide if they want to report to the police, and for crisis support.

The Bridge

(SARC – Sexual Assault Referral Centre) 0117 342 6999

The Bridge provides counselling for people aged 14 upwards