Sexual violence support worker

SurvivorsUK


Free, confidential and independent support for men, boys and non-binary people who have survived any kind of sexual violence, at any point in their lives.

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The Sexual Violence Support is provided via SurvivorsUK. It provides a safe space online or in person to talk about any sexual violence you have been subjected to, or to find out about longer term support.

To book a confidential appointment, get in touch directly via ISVA@survivorsuk.org  

Alternatively you can email edi.svsupport@lse.ac.uk for more information.

Appointments can take place online or in person. During these appointments men and non-binary staff and students can access:

  • Specialist, independent and confidential support from SurvivorsUK.* SurvivorsUK acknowledges, supports, and advocates for men and non-binary people who have been affected by rape or sexual abuse at any time in their lives They also support friends and family who have been affected via their Helpline and Group Work programme. 
  • Sessions available on 2 dates per term. You can book an appointment or attend a drop in space.
  • Space to talk through the different impacts of sexual violence and what support options are available both within and outside the School
  • Survivor-led, exploring what feels right for each person within a model of empowerment
  • Links to SurvivorsUK therapeutic or advocacy services where wanted and appropriate.

SurvivorsUK can offer a range of support services including:

  • counselling and therapy appointments
  • online chat
  • IVSA Support
  • Group work sessions

All services are provided by trained professionals who as specialists in the field of male sexual violence have helped many men to work through their experiences.

For female identifying students and staff, LSE partners with Rape Crisis who can offer online appointments with an Independent Sexual Violence Advisor.


Learn more about SurvivorsUK here:

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Session appointments:

The support from SurvivorsUK will be on campus 2 dates per term.

The day will be split by booked appointments and a drop in space. If a time is free to book you will see the word free next to it, if the session is booked and unavailable you will see the word booked next to it. Sessions can take place online or in-person.



2023/24:

Autumn Term

The dates of the SurvivorsUK session appointments
TimeOctober 17th 2023November 29th 2023
10am - 11am FREE FREE
11am - 12pm FREE FREE
12pm - 1pm FREE FREE
2pm - 4pm Drop-in spaces Drop-in spaces


Winter Term

Dates available for SurvivorUK session appointments
Time January 23rd 2024 March 26th 2024
10am - 11am  FREE FREE
11am - 12pm  FREE FREE
12pm - 1pm  FREE FREE
2pm - 4pm  Drop-in spaces Drop-in spaces


Spring Term

Time May 8th 2024 June 12th 2024
10am - 11am  FREE FREE
11am - 12pm  FREE FREE
12pm - 1pm  FREE FREE
2pm - 4pm  Drop-in spaces Drop-in spaces


 
* No information is shared with LSE, except in exceptional circumstances (e.g., if you are considering serious harm to yourself or if there is a risk of harm to others at LSE).