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We’re a charity; a small team of qualified counsellors who provide support and therapy for people who have had an unwanted sexual experience. We help our clients unlock the past, survive the present and reclaim their futures.

Lifecentre's helplines offer a confidential service to help you begin, or continue your journey of working through what has happened to you.

Area serviced:
Helpline : 0808 802 0808, 01243 786349
Text Phone:
07717 989 022
Opening times:
Monday to Friday, 9.00am – 5pm

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Abuse is the improper usage or treatment for a bad purpose, often to unfairly or improperly gain benefit, physical or verbal maltreatment, injury, sexual assault, violation, rape, unjust practices; wrongful practice or custom; offense; crime, or otherwise verbal aggression.[1] Abuse can come in many forms.
Abuse of a sexual nature such as rape, incest, fondling, and indecent exposure. Sexual abuse can cause various physical and emotional problems including lack of self-esteem, self-destructive behavior, anxiety, and depression.
A helpline was originally a telephone service which offers help to those that call. Many helpline services now offer more than telephone support - offering access to information, advice or customer service via telephone, email, web or SMS.