Cambridge and Peterborough Rape Crisis Partnership deliver a range of specialist support services to survivors of rape and sexual abuse, across the region. We offer both emotional and practical support. Please note that some services are only available in specific areas.
Independent Sexual Violence Advocate (ISVA)
Practical and emotional support. ISVAs can help you to access other available support services and can support you through the criminal justice system.This service is available region-wide and open to anyone who has experienced sexual violence, regardless of age, gender, background, or how long ago the offence happened.
Face to face counselling available throughout the region. Please note that Cambridge offer a women-only service for adults, and a children and young persons service that is open to both boys and girls. Peterborough offer counselling to adults irrespective of gender.
Peterborough Empowerment Service
Available in Peterborough only. This service is delivered by specially trained volunteers and comes in the form of one-to-one telephone support, face to face support and advocacy.
NHS Talking Therapies
Counselling available region-wide for anyone (irrespective of gender or age) that has visited the Elms sexual assault referral centre in the last 12 months.
Anonymous and confidential emotional support provided over the phone. This is available region-wide (as well as nation-wide). Our helplines are open to self-identifying women and girls of all ages, backgrounds, irrespective of how long ago the offence happened.
Anonymous and confidential emotional support provided via email. This is available region-wide. Our email support is open to self-identifying women and girls of all ages, backgrounds, irrespective of how long ago the offence happened.