Who can help?

The States of Jersey Police

The States of Jersey Police are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to help anyone who has been a victim of crime.

We know it is difficult to talk but we will not make you do anything you are uncomfortable with.

If you want to know more about what happens when you report to the police click here or you can call us on 01534 612612 and ask to speak to one of our specially trained Sexual Offence Liaison Officers (SOLOs).

Support Agencies

If you have been the victim of a rape or serious sexual assault and don’t want to contact the Police the following agencies can provide you with care and support:

Dewberry House S.A.R.C:
Dewberry House is a sexual assault referral centre with specially trained staff offering free support and care to men, women and children who have experienced rape or sexual assault.

Contact: dewberryhouse@gov.je
Web: www.dewberryhouse.je
Tel: 01534 888222 

Jersey Action Against Rape are a newly formed charity service which provide counselling and support for victims dealing with trauma of sexual assault.

Contact: help@jaar.je
Tel: 01534 482800

Victim Support:
They are a charity giving free and confidential help to victims of crime, witnesses, their family, friends and anyone else affected by crime. They also speak out as a national voice for victims and witnesses and campaign for change.

Contact: www.victimsupportjersey.co.uk
Tel: 01534 440496

Jersey Woman's Refuge:
They provide support and guidance on a confidential basis for women suffering all forms of physical and emotional abuse.

Contact: outreach@jerseywomensrefuge.org
Tel: 01534 440496

Jersey Domestic Abuse Support:
JDAS is an independent service, developed to protect and support victims of domestic abuse who are at risk of significant harm. Our qualified Independent Domestic Violence Advisors (IDVA's) provide support and advice to develop long-term safety solutions for men, women and their families.

Contact: www.jdas.je 
Tel: 01534 880505

Health and Social Services:
The Sexual Health Clinic provides sexual health advice and support.

Contact: d.archer@health.gov.je or k.hooton@health.gov.je
Tel: 01534 442856

The Samaritans:
The Samaritans are a confidential support service which offers emotional support and someone to talk to.

Tel: 08457 90 90 90

Crimestoppers is an independent charity that gives people the power to speak up and stop crime – 100% anonymously.

Tel: 0800 555111

Your GP:
Your GP can offer you guidance about your options and who you could talk to. They will also be able to check your medical welfare.

Brook Jersey:
Provides free and confidential sexual health advice and contraception to young people under the age of 25.

Contact: admin@brook.org.uk
Tel: 01534 507981

The following national website also provides guidance and support. www.rapecrisis.org.uk