Sexual Assault and Abuse
Sexual assault can have a huge effect on the life of a victim and those around them. It is a crime that can leave someone feeling powerless and helpless and will affect people differently. The way someone copes with their experience will be unique to them. It is important that you are seen as soon as possible for physical and emotional support.
Where can I go ?
Solace Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC) is committed to providing a non-judgmental caring and sensitive service, which meets the needs of victims of rape and sexual assault. The centre has developed strong partnership working between health services, police and a huge range of support services to provide a comprehensive approach to the needs of victims of sexual violence
Sexual Health Milton Keynes offers full sexual health screens, emergency contraception, emotional support and signposting to support services.
MKSCB works with partner agencies in Milton Keynes to protect children and young people from harm. The MKSCB agrees how local services and professionals should work together to safeguard and promote the welfare of children.
Female genital mutilation (FGM) is the partial or total removal of external female genitalia for non-medical reasons. It’s also known as female circumcision, cutting or sunna. Religious, social or cultural reasons are sometimes given for FGM. However, FGM is child abuse. It’s dangerous and a criminal offence.