Sexual violence is upsetting and traumatic. There is support for people and the families of those who have experienced rape, sexual assault or abuse.
Somerset and Avon Rape and Sexual Abuse Support (SARSAS) provides a confidential support helpline for people of all ages and genders. Call 0808 801 0456 or 0808 801 0464.
The Bridge (Sexual Assault Referral Centre) offers medical care, emotional and psychological support, and practical help to anyone who has been raped or sexually assaulted. Call their advice line on 0117 342 6999.