Rape & sexual assault

Sexual assault or rape is a crime, no matter who does it. It can range from inappropriate touching to something very violent, rape or penetration of anus, mouth or vagina. Sexual assault or rape can happen to anyone of any age, gender, sexual orientation, social class, race or ability. Sexual assault and rape should be reported. Further information is available from NHS Choices

If you require any support or advice or want to report a sexual assault or rape you can contact The Rowan Sexual Assault Referral Centre.

DHSSPS Directory of help for people affected by sexual violence or abuse.

Page last updated:23 December 2014