Family Matters is the UKs largest charitable, specialist service provider for child and adult survivors of sexual abuse and rape.
Our Independent Sexual Violence Advisors (ISVAs) offer practical and emotional support to survivors of any age or gender, regardless as to whether the abuse is current or historical, reported to police or unreported.
We offer support in areas such as:
Referral for counselling as needed with Family Matters or other
Help with housing advice
Help seeking medical advice
Victim entitlement to Compensation
Understanding the Criminal Justice process (CJS) and Police
Liaising with CJS/Police on behalf of victim
Support at trial/court/interviews
Entitlement to benefits
CAMHTs and local MHTs
ISVA: Adolescent 13+ and Adults - 01474 536661 / 07776 993411
CISVA: Children 0-12 years - 01474 536661 / 07776 993363