Rape Crisis Tyneside and Northumberland
We provide support to women and girls (13+) who have experienced any form of sexual violence. We define sexual violence in its broadest sense. For example, we support women who have experienced rape, childhood sexual abuse, sexual exploitation, stalking, unwanted sexual touching, unwanted sexual exposure, so called 'revenge porn' etc. The sexual violence may have been experienced recently or historically. We are for all women including, but not limited to, women who identify as Lesbian, Bi, Trans and/or Questioning; Black, Minority Ethnic and Refugee women; and women with disabilities. We support women whether they wish to report their experience to the Police or not. We provide: Helpline support (Tues, Wed, Thurs 6pm to 8.30pn and Fri 11am - 2pm) Email support Counselling (including pre-trial therapy) Practical and emotional support.