Rape Crisis is a registered charity and is the underpinning organisation for the Rape Crisis Centres. The Rape Crisis centres provide vital crisis and specialised long term counselling for girls and women who have experienced any form of sexual violence either in the past or recently. The Rape Crisis centres are independent of government and the Criminal Justice System.
The national free phone helpline for Rape Crisis 0808 802 9999
There are three Rape Crisis Centres covering South Yorkshire:
- Sheffield Rape and Sexual Abuse Counselling Service (SRASACS) Contact helpline number 01142447936
- Doncaster Rape and Sexual Abuse Counselling Service (DRASACS) Contact helpline number is 01302360421
- Barnsley Sexual Abuse and Rape Crisis Helpine (BSRACH) Contact helpline number is 01226298560
Rotherham does not have a Rape Crisis Centre but does offer a Women’s Counselling Service. The Contact helpline is 01709 835482
Doncaster and Barnsley services also provide support for men subject to sexual violence.