Advocacy Counselling Helpline

Make a Referral to Advocacy

You can refer yourself or someone else to our Advocacy Service

SARSVL can provide a safe space for you to talk about how rape or sexual violence has affected you and we can help you to explore your options. We offer a specialist Counselling Service and also an Advocacy Service which means support through the court process with our ISVAs (Independent Sexual Violence Advocates).

If you would like emotional support you can contact our Helpline Service find out more here.

This is not a crisis service, if you are in immediate danger please dial 999.

Advocacy Service

Our Advocacy Service supports survivors (13+) to access information and services including supporting survivors through the criminal justice system. Read and download our Advocacy information pack.

Self Refer online here

Find out more about our Advocacy Service here

If you have difficulties in downloading or accessing this information please feel free to contact advocacy@sarsvl.org.uk or call the office on 0113 243 9102.

To refer on behalf of a woman you are working with: please read our guidance and complete an online referral form here.

Call our helpline free on
0808 802 3344

Your call should be answered immediately during our helpline 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.