Ash Villa

Organisation:NHS
 

Ash Villa is a 13-bed acute inpatient unit for young people (aged 13 to 18 years), who are experiencing acute or complex mental health difficulties and their needs cannot be met by a community treatment package of care. The unit provides support for both males and females.

Website:http://www.nhs.uk/Services/hospitals/Overview/
Services:Support services
Who can refer?Contact the Service for info about referrals
Location:Lincolnshire

Ashiana

 

Ashiana specialises in helping black and minority ethnic women, in particular, women from south Asian, Turkish and Iranian communities, (aged 16 to 30 years), who are at risk of domestic violence and sexual violence, enabling them to make informed decisions and exit violent relationships. Ashiana runs three refuges' with a total of 20 bed spaces; two specifically for women, (aged 16 to 25 years), fleeing forced marriage. 

Website:http://www.ashiana.org.uk/
Services:Counselling / therapy, Support services
Who can refer?Contact the Service for info about referrals
Location:Harrow

Asphaleia Action

 

Asphaleia Action delivers a diverse range of services to children and young people that contribute significantly to their development and well-being in various regions. Providing support services to the organisations that work with children and young people.

Website:http://www.asphaleia.co.uk
Services:Support services
Who can refer?Contact the Service for info about referrals
Location:Worthing

Assessment Consultation Therapy Team

 

The ACT team works with children, young people, parents/carers, educational settings, social care professionals and partner agencies to reduce sexual abuse by children and young people. The team provides the following help: educational settings; partner agencies and social care professionals; procedures for social care professionals.

Website:https://www.surreycc.gov.uk/social-care-and-health/childrens-social-care/support-for-young-people-and-their-families/our-assessment-consultation-therapy-act-team
Services:Support services
Who can refer?Contact the Service for info about referrals
Location:Woking

Awaken

 

Awaken are the countywide community safety partnership structure in Lancashire and are supported by local community safety partnerships in: Blackburn; Blackpool; Burnley; Chorley; Fylde; Hyndburn; Lancaster; Pendle; Preston; Ribble Valley; Rossendale; South Ribble; West Lancashire and Wyr. They work with those (aged 4 to 17 years) looking to develop a peer support group in the near future.

Website:http://www.saferlancashire.co.uk/2011/priorities/index.asp?siteid=5550&pageid=43186&e=e
Services:Counselling / therapy, Support services
Who can refer?Contact the Service for info about referrals
Location:Preston

Axis Counselling

 

Axis helps women, men and children (over the age of 11 years old) who live in Shropshire/Telford & Wrekin and have suffered the trauma of sexual abuse in childhood, or rape and sexual assault. They also see family members and partners of victims who have suffered sexual trauma. They want to help you overcome the effects of your past trauma, and understand how this has affected you emotionally.

Website:http://www.axiscounselling.org.uk/
Services:Counselling / therapy, Support services
Who can refer?Contact the Service for info about referrals
Location:Telford

Aylesbury Vale Rape Crisis

Organisation:Rape Crisis
 

Aylesbury Vale Rape Crisis exists to support women affected by sexual assault, rape or child abuse. The service is for women (over 16 years old) affected by sexual violence. All counsellors are qualified and receive training in supporting women who have experienced abuse. The volunteers and staff providing other support services are all trained in supporting women affected by abuse and have received additional training in the area of their work. Their service is free, and they offer counselling; helpline support; advocacy; email support; befriending.

Website:http://www.avrc.org.uk/
Services:Support services
Who can refer?Contact the Service for info about referrals
Location:Aylesbury

Barnardo's ACE Project

Organisation:Barnardo's
 

Barnardo's ACE Project offers support for young people (aged between 11 to 25 years) experiencing difficulties in their lives, especially due to abuse, sexual exploitation, and problems at home. They also raise awareness in schools and youth settings about healthy relationships and keeping safe. All their support packages are free to service users.

Website:http://www.barnardos.org.uk
Services:Support services
Who can refer?Contact the Service for info about referrals
Location:Stockton-on-Tees

Barnardo's B You Service

Organisation:Barnardo's
 

Barnardo’s B You service specialises in working directly with children and young people (up to the age of 18 years old), who are at risk of or are currently being abused through sexual exploitation. Barnardo's B You work in conjunction with the Barnardo’s Real Love Rocks programme to promote healthy, consensual, safe relationships amongst children and young people. They provide confidential one-to-one support, and are able to work with young people in their home, school, local authority placement, or within the community.

Website:http://www.barnardos.org.uk/b-you-cse-nightwatch-service/byou_volunteers.htm
Services:Support services
Who can refer?Contact the Service for info about referrals
Location:Crawley

Barnardo's BME Miss-U and U-Turn Service (Portsmouth)

Organisation:Barnardo's
 

U-Turn service is a specialist sexual exploitation service providing one-to-one direct work to children/young people who have been sexually exploited or at risk of sexual exploitation.  This also includes Miss-U service that completes return interviews for children/young people who have been reported missing. The BME Service offers direct work to children and young people to help prevent CSE, as well as providing interventions to children and young people who are being exploited. 

Website:http://www.barnardos.org.uk/portsmouth-southampton-miss-u-service/service-view.htm?id=176525420
Services:Support services
Who can refer?Contact the Service for info about referrals
Location:Portsmouth

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