Specialist sexual assault referral centres (SARC) for patients who have been raped or sexually assaulted in the past 12 months. Three centre cover London.
The centres provide:
If the patient needs to be seen urgently, the centre will aim to see them within 90 minutes of making the appointment.
In most circumstances, the centre will speak directly to the person being referred before making the appointment.
The following clinicians can refer to this service: GPs, Sexual health clinics, A&E
The Havens take self-referrals, but patients must first call 020 3299 6900 (urgent advice and referrals, open 24/7). An interpreter (including for BSL) can be arranged if needed.
For general enquiries and queries about follow-up and aftercare appointments including counselling.
t: 020 3299 1599 (9am-5pm, Monday to Friday, not public/bank holidays)
t: 020 3299 6900