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Advocacy Counselling Helpline

We are here for women and girls
in Leeds affected by rape and
sexual violence

Call us free on 
0808 802 3344

Your call should be answered immediately during our opening times, unless we’re on another call. If we’re closed or on another call you can leave us a message and we’ll call you back.

What
We Do

As the Rape Crisis Centre for Leeds we are a feminist organisation supporting women and girls who have been affected by sexual violence at any time in their lives. You can reach us through our freephone, text, email and face to face support services.

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Our Services

You can reach us through our helpline, text and email services and we also provide advocacy and counselling services.

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Thank you SARSVL. My friend has told me she noticed a positive change in me and I told her you lovely ladies at SARSVL have been a big factor in that change. Without your care SARSVL I could have gone to a very different place.

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Helpline Opening Hours

Mondays 6pm to 8pm*
Tuesdays 8pm to 11pm
Wednesdays 6pm to 8pm*
Thursdays 8pm – 11pm
Fridays 6pm to 8pm
Sundays 2pm to 5pm*

*Face to Face emotional support sessions in our women only city centre space available at these times

Support Us

Helpline Volunteers answer calls and help administer the day to day running of the helpline. The main activity is answering calls, e-mails, text messages and conducting face to face support for women who have suffered any
form of sexual violence at any point in their lives.

Volunteer

Latest News

Monday, July 10th, 2017

We Are Recruiting!

SARSVL are looking for a woman to join our team in the newly created post of Service Support Co-ordinator. The primary purpose of the role is to manage all referrals into our frontline services and lead on the monitoring, evaluation and reporting of SARSVL services and activities. 21 hours per week, £28,203 pro rata (£16,922

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Monday, June 5th, 2017

Freelance Bid Writing Opportunity!

SARSVL is looking to enter into a contract with a freelance Bid-writing professional. Two of our current funding contracts are coming to an end in March 2018 and in order to secure the future of the organisation we are looking for experienced bid writers to apply to an already identified list of funders. Due to

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Friday, June 2nd, 2017

Help Rape Crisis England and Wales develop new online services!

The Rape Crisis England & Wales survey is for women and girls who want to share their thoughts and ideas about new online support for survivors of rape and sexual abuse. You can find out more about the project here – https://rapecrisis.org.uk/weavingtheweb.php Or go straight to the survey here: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/coproductionsurvey The survey is open until midnight

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Call us free on 
0808 802 3344

Your call should be answered immediately during our opening times, unless we’re on another call. If we’re closed or on another call you can leave us a message and we’ll call you back.