FreeVA - Sexual Violence Helpline

Description of service

Confidential helpline offering advice and information, a listening ear, emotional support, signposting and onward referrals to people experiencing or who have experienced domestic violence, rape and/or sexual assault. Callers can still contact the helpline if they do not live in Leicester/shire and the team will aim to signpost. FreeVA can also provide practical support (attend appointments and provide any advocacy support). Further support includes safety planning, reporting to the Police, attending Court, Evidence Scheme (photographic evidence of any injuries sustained).

Key Focus

Support and information to anyone affected by domestic violence, rape and sexual assault

Age Range

Over 16

Opening Times

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Area Of Operation

Leicester & Leicestershire



Referral Method

Self referral

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