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I just thought I`d add some info about what`s available in Scotland, etc. I`m sure I have`nt found all of the organisations out there for those of us here in Scotland, but it`s a start.

Rape Crisis Scotland http://www.rapecrisisscotland.org.uk 08088 010302

Ayrshire Rape Crisis Centre http://www.e-ayrshire.co.uk/local/arcc/ 01292611301

South west scotland Rape crisis centre 01387213113 (Dumfries)01776889331(Stranraer)http://www.southwestrapecrisis.org.uk

WRASAC-Womens Rape And Sexual Abuse Centre. http://www.wrasac.org.uk 01382201291-based in Dundee ( check the website for helpline opening times)

WRASAC P&K http://www.perthshirerapecrisis.org/ 01738630965-based in Perth

Ritual Abuse Network Scotland http://www.rans.org.uk

^^^check websites for info on helpline opening times, etc :):flowers:

NHS24-084542424224

M-Line (male survivors of sexual abuse) (c/o 18 and under) Helpline-01382809111

Tayside Ritual Abuse Support and Help (TRASH) Helpline-01382207667

Breathing Space - Free, confidential helpline for anyone who needs to talk http://www.breathingspacescotland.co.uk 0800838587. phone line open from 6pm-2am

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Aberdeen – rape and abuse support

3 Little Belmont Street

Aberdeen

AB10 1JG

Tel (helpline) 01224 620772

Opening Hours

Mondays and Thursdays from 7pm to 9pm.

24-hour answering machine at other times.

Website

http://www.rapeandsexualabusenortheast.co.uk

rasane@btinternet.com

Note: we will not reply to emails unless asked to do so.

Dundee - Women's Rape & Sexual Abuse Centre

PO Box 83

Dundee

DD1 9PF

Tel (helpline)

01382 201291

Opening Hours

Monday 12 noon - 2pm, Tuesday 10am – 12 noon,

Wednesday and Friday 7pm - 9pm,

Thursday and Saturday 2pm – 4pm

Answering machine at all other times.

Tel (business/fax)

01382 205556

Textphone

01382 226936

Email

wrasac@btconnect.com

Edinburgh Women's Rape & Sexual Abuse Centre

PO Box 120

Brunswick Road

Edinburgh

EH7 5WX

Tel (helpline)

0131 556 9437

Tel (business

& Minicom)

0131 557 6737

Fax

0131 558 1612

Opening Hours

Check answering machine for opening hours.

Email

EWRASAC@aol.com

Glasgow Rape Crisis

PO Box 53

Glasgow

G1 1WE

Tel (crisis line): 0141 552 3200

Opening hours: Check answering machine for times.

Tel (business):0141 552 3201

Tel (minicom): 0141 552 4244

Tel (fax): 0141 552 3204

Website: www.rapecrisiscentre-glasgow.co.uk

Email: glasgowrcc@aol.com

Kilmarnock - The Rape Counselling and Resource Centre

PO Box 23

Kilmarnock

KA1 1DP

Tel (crisisline)

01563 541769

Helpline Opening Hours

Mon-Thurs 10.30am-4.30pm. Fri 10.30am-2pm

Email

rcrc1@tiscali.co.uk

Lanarkshire Rape Crisis Centre

Brandon House Business Centre,

Unit 24,

23-25 Brandon Street,

Hamilton,

ML3 6DA

Tel (helpline)

01698 527003

Tel (business)

01698 527006

Helpline Opening Hours

Monday 1pm-3pm,

Tuesday 6pm-8.30pm,

Wednesday 1-3pm,

Check answering machine for additional helpline opening times.

Email

info@lanrcc.org.uk

Western Isles Rape Crisis Centre

PO Box 9929,

Stornoway,

HS1 2DS

Tel (helpline)

01851 709965

Helpline Opening Hours

Monday 10am-12noon,

Wed 12.30-2.30pm,

Frid 7pm-9pm

Email

info@wircc.org.uk

Argyll & Bute Rape Crisis Centre

PO Box 9338

Dunoon

P423 SWF

Tel (helpline)

0870 608 5656

Helpline Opening Hours

Monday 9am – Friday 4pm – 24 hours

Friday 4pm – Monday am – answering machine giving domestic abuse helpline number who in an emergency can contact the centre directly.

Central Scotland Rape Crisis & Sexual Abuse Centre

Stirling Address PO Box 48

Stirling

FK8 1YG

Falkirk Address PO Box 38

Falkirk

FK1 1AA

Helpline 01786 471771

Email csrcc@ic24.com

Opening Hours Mondays & Tuesdays 11am - 1pm

Thursdays 7pm - 9pm

Sundays 1pm - 3pm

Rape crisis and sexual abuse counselling and support.

Fife Rape and Sexual Assault Centre

Address Hendry Crescent

Valley Gardens

Kirkcaldy

Fife KY2 5UA

Office tel: 01592 412964

Sexual Abuse Line Fife (Helpline): 01592 642336 Mon/Wed 5.30-7.30pm Thurs 7-9pm

Email frasac6@hotmail.com

A Fife-wide independent charitable voluntary organisation providing free, confidential information and support to anyone affected by rape and sexual assault at some time in their lives.

South West Rape Crisis & Sexual Abuse Centre

Dumfries

Address 9 George Street Meuse, Dumfries, DG1 1HH

Tel and minicom 01387 253113

Stranraer

Address PO Box 7859, Stranraer, DG9 7YB

Tel 01776 889331

Minicom 01387 253113

Email support@SouthWestRapeCrisis.org

Website http://www.southwestrapecrisis.org/index1.html

Opening hours Call anytime

Confidential support, both emotional and practical, to women and girls in Dumfries & Galloway, who have been raped or sexually abused at any time in their lives.

Samaritans

08457 90 90 90

jo@samaritans.org

If you are in crisis and need to write about how you are feeling, you can write to Samaritans at:

Chris

P.O. Box 90 90

Stirling

FK8 2SA

http://www.samaritans.org.uk/

The S.W.A.P Project

(Supporting women abused in prostitution)

c/o Rape Crisis Centre

PO Box 53

Glasgow

G2 1YR

Tel: Audrey on 07736 387228

Women's Support Project

31 Stockwell Street

Glasgow

G1 4RZ

Tel: 0141 552 2221

Minicom: 0141 552 9979

Breakthrough for Women

30 Bell Street (3rd Floor)

Glasgow

G1 1LG

Tel: 0141 552 5483

Minicom: 0141 553 0821

Scottish Women's Aid

Tel: 0131 475 2372

The Centre for Women's Health

Sandyford Initiative

6 Sandyford Place

Glasgow

G3 7NB

Tel: 0141 221 6700

Family Planning at the Sandyford Initiative

Tel: 0141 211 8130

Genito-Urinary Madicine at the Sandyford Initiative

Tel: 0141 21 8130

Abuse Not

Address 4 Victoria Street

Dunfermline

KY12 0LW

Tel 01383 739084

Fax 01383 622261

Web http://www.abusenot.org.uk

Email abusenot@btinternet.com

One-to-one and group counselling for people who have experienced sexual abuse throughout Fife. Confidential services and also advice and support to partners and families of survivors.

Eighteen and Under

Address 1 Victoria Road

Dundee

DD1 1EL

Website http://www.18u.org.uk

A national charity which offers confidential support and information to young people aged 18 and under who have experienced abuse.

Kingdom Area Abuse Survivors Project

Address 29 Townsend Place

Kirkcaldy

Fife

KY1 1HB

Tel 01592 644217

Helpline 01592 646644

Free and confidential support services for male and female survivors of child sexual abuse. Also specialist resource for other agencies.

Moira Anderson Foundation

Address 29 Alexander Street

Airdrie

ML6 OBA

Office Tel 01236 602890

Helpline 01236 602885

Fax 01236 602877

Website http://www.members.aol.com/sandra7510/MAF.html

Telephone support, counselling and groups for survivors of child sexual abuse. Training aiming to protect children from abuse. Assists families affected through the legal process.

Open Secret - Falkirk

Address 9 Callendar Road

Falkirk

FK1 1XS

Tel 01324 630100

Fax 01324 635 650

Email info@opensecret.org

Stirling

Address Top Flat

76 Port Street

Stirling FK8 2LP

Tel 01786 448504

Fax 01786 471204

Email opensecretstirling@tiscali.co.uk

Alloa

Address 19 Mar Street

FK10 1HR

Tel 01259 729981

Fax 01259 222973

Email opensecretalloa@btinternet.com

A confidential service for adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse and non-abusing parents of sexually abused children.

Rape and Abuse Line

Address PO Box 10

Dingwall

Ross-shire IV15 9HA

Business tel 01349 865316

Email ral@pobox10.wanadoo.co.uk

Helpline answered by women most evenings7-10pm 0808 800 0123

Helpline answered by men on selected evenings7-10pm 0808 800 0122

Confidential freephone helplines for women and for men affected by rape and abuse, and for their partners, family and friends. Answerphones will give next helpline opening times. Also face to face counselling service in the Highlands (depending on area),

Rape and sexual abuse health services in Glasgow

Website http://www.show.scot.nhs.uk/sexualhealthdi...se/one/info.htm

A directory run by Greater Glasgow Health Board which lists information about rape and sexual abuse services as well as other support and information.

SASSIE Sexual Abuse Survivors' Support in Edinburgh

Address 7b Randolph Crescent

Edinburgh

EH3 7TH

Tel 0131 220 4722

A women-only organisation providing free and confidential group support to female adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse.

SAY Women

Address 11 South Vesalius Street

Glasgow

G32 7XP

Tel 0141 778 4777

Fax 0141 778 5333

Head Office 0141 5803

Provides safe accommodation for young women aged 16-25 years who are survivors of sexual abuse, rape or sexual assault. Contact head office for follow on service and crisis counselling service.

Women’s Support Project

Address 31 Stockwell Street

Glasgow

G1 4RZ

Tel 0141 552 2221

Fax 0141 552 1876

Qwertyphone

(text phone for deaf people) 0141 552 9979

Website www.womenssupportproject.co.uk

Email info@wsproject.demon.co.uk

Information and support for woman who have suffered violence, and for their family, friends and supporters. Provides support for women whose children have been abused.

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When things have been particularly bad I have called the Rape crisis Helpline

0808 808 010302

I found them really helpful, and I could call them free, from my MOBILE. I am on vodafone, it may be different for other folk :)

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I can really recommend breathing space 0800838587 open 6pm- 2pm

I've phoned them a few times and have always had really helpful advice and support.

I find mostly their lines seem to be answered by men.

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SASSIE Sexual Abuse Survivors' Support in Edinburgh

is no longer at the number and there email address is inactive

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For non-abusing mothers and fathers of survivors:

MOSAC

http://www.mosac.org.uk/how-we-help/

0800 980 1958

"We provide a safe place for parents and carers to come following the trauma of discovering that their child or children have been abused.

We offer practical and emotional support in a number of ways."

Services Include:

Telephone helpline

Advice Sessions

Advocacy Service

Befriending Service

Therapeutic Service

Workshops and Training

Support Groups

Information

Email Service

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