Crime Support & Sexual Health

Organisation                    Description of Service

Victim Support NI
Contact Number:
02890 232523 South Eastern Area (Ards, Downpatrick, Newry, Craigavon, Armagh).
Victim Support NI is an independent charity which helps people affected by crime. It offers a free and confidential service, whether or not a crime has been reported and regardless of how long ago the event took place.
24 hour Domestic and Sexual Abuse Helpline
0808 802 1414
[email protected]
The Domestic and Sexual Abuse helpline is open to women and men over 16 years affected by domestic abuse or violence. This free telephone service is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Nexus NI
Nexus NI offer services and support to people over 16 years who have been affected by sexual violence in any form, and their services are delivered across Northern Ireland. They offer counselling, training, education and support. Please see website for more information.

The Rowan Sexual Assault Referral Centre
0800 389 4424
The Rowan is the regional Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC) for Northern Ireland. Sexual assault covers any sort of sexual contact and behaviour that is unwanted, ranging from touching to any other activity if it is sexual. Sexual assault can happen to men, women, and children. Please visit website for more information.

Wave Trauma Centre
This service provides care and support for individuals and families affected by the troubles/conflict in Northern Ireland. It offers trauma focused workshops, advocacy, counselling, outreach support and complimentary therapies.