Edinburgh Women’s Aid
Edinburgh Women’s Aid is an all women, confidential organisation which provides information, support and where appropriate, refuge accommodation for women and any accompanying children who have experienced or are at risk of domestic abuse.
4 Cheyne Street Edinburgh EH4 1JB
Telephone: 0131 315 8111
Edinburgh Women’s Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre
PO Box 120 Brunswick Road Edinburgh EH7 5WX
Telephone: 0131 556 9437
Offering free and confidential emotional and practical support, information and advocacy, to women, girls aged 12 and over and all members of the transgender community, who have experienced sexual violence at any time in their lives.
Gay Men’s Health
10a Union Street Edinburgh EH1 3LU
Telephone: 0131 558 9444
Fax: 0131 558 9060
Counselling for gay and bisexual men.
Health in Mind
40 Shandwick Place Edinburgh EH2 4RT
Telephone: 0131 225 8508
Fax: 0131 220 0028
Offers a range of services for survivors of sexual abuse.
Rape Crisis Scotland helpline
08088 01 03 02
Open daily 6 pm – 12 midnight
This helpline is open to female, male and transgender survivors who have experienced rape, sexual assault or sexual abuse at any time in their lives. Helpline support is also offered to family, friends, partners and workers who are supporting survivors. If English is not your first language they are able to organise for a telephone interpreter via language line.
Telephone: 0131 537 6874
Support for people experiencing Post-traumatic Stress Disorder
Royal Edinburgh Hospital
Morningside Place Edinburgh EH10 5HF
Telephone: 0131 537 6000
The Royal Edinburgh Hospital provides two services with dedicated space for sexual abuse survivors: Adult Psychotherapy and
10 Union Street Edinburgh EH1 3LU
Telephone: 0131 556 9302
Fax: 0131 556 9302
Counselling and support for Black and Minority Ethnic
Scottish Prostitutes Education Project
70 Newhaven Road Edinburgh EH6 5QG
Telephone: 0131 622 7550
Shakti Women’s Aid
Shakti Women’s Aid is an organisation based in Edinburgh, working since 1986 to offer support, advocacy and information to all black / minority ethnic women, children and young people experiencing and/or fleeing domestic abuse.
Telephone: 0131 475 2399
Skylight – Barnardos
27 Ocean Drive Edinburgh EH6 6JL
Telephone: 0131 561 1464