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RCS Helpline leaflet

What is sexual violence?
What can the RCS Helpline do for me?
How can I get in touch?

This leaflet answers these questions and more.

Filename: RCShelplineleaf0916-AW-060916-1.pdf
File size: 1826KB
Tags: rape-crisis-scotland rape sexual-violence
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Information for friends

Rape Crisis Scotland booklet is for people who are supporting a friend who has experienced any form of sexual violence.

Filename: RCS-003-Information-for-Friends-logos-back-WEB.pdf
File size: 683KB
Tags: family-and-friends
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Information for partners

Rape Crisis Scotland booklet for people who are supporting a partner who has experienced any form of sexual violence.

Filename: RCS-003-Information-for-Partners-logos-WEB.pdf
File size: 765KB
Tags: family-and-friends partners
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Information for parents

Rape Crisis Scotland booklet for any parent/carer whose child has experienced any form of sexual violence.

Filename: RCS-003-Information-for-Parents-logos-back-WEB.pdf
File size: 677KB
Tags: family-and-friends parents-and-carers
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Information for peers

Rape Crisis Scotland leaflet to help young people who are worried because their friend has been affected by some kind of sexual violence - for example if they have been raped or sexually assaulted or because they think someone is ‘grooming’ their friend, putting pressure on them for sex or threatening to post an explicit photo for everyone to see. These are common forms of sexual violence which can affect many young people.

Filename: RCS-003-Information-for-Peers-logos-back-WEB.pdf
File size: 669KB
Tags: family-and-friends peers
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Drug assisted sexual violence

Rape Crisis Scotland information leaflet on drug assisted sexual violence

Filename: 02-drug-01web.pdf
File size: 302KB
Tags: drugs sexual-violence
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Police & legal advice

Rape Crisis Scotland information leaflet on police & legal advice following sexual violence

Filename: 03-police-03web.pdf
File size: 301KB
Tags: legal
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Child sexual abuse

Rape Crisis Scotland information leaflet on child sexual abuse

Filename: 01-childabuse02web.pdf
File size: 307KB
Tags: child-sexual-abuse
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Rape & Sexual assault

Rape Crisis Scotland leaflet on rape & sexual assault

Filename: 04-rape-02web.pdf
File size: 301KB
Tags: rape sexual-violence
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Supporting LGBTI survivors of sexual violence

This new leaflet, which was developed in consultation with LGBTI survivors and partner organisations Scottish Transgender Alliance, LGBT Youth Scotland, and LGBT Health & Wellbeing, outlines in detail the particular challenges LGBTI survivors may face, and also gives information on what they can expect if they seek support from Rape Crisis Scotland.

Filename: RCS-001-LGBTI-A5booklet-02web.pdf
File size: 182KB
Tags: lgbti
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Dissociation: information for survivors of sexual violence

Rape Crisis Scotland support resource on dissociation

Filename: RCS-supportresources-dissociation.pdf
File size: 177KB
Tags: sexual-violence
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Suicidal thoughts & feelings: information for survivors of sexual violence

Rape Crisis Scotland support resource on suicidal thoughts & feelings

Filename: RCS-supportresources-suicidalthoughts.pdf
File size: 177KB
Tags: sexual-violence suicidal-thoughts
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Anger: Information for survivors of sexual violence

Rape Crisis Scotland support resource on anger

Filename: RCS-supportresources-anger.pdf
File size: 181KB
Tags: anger
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Relationships: information for survivors of sexual violence

Rape Crisis Scotland support resource on relationships

Filename: RCS-supportresources-relationships.pdf
File size: 183KB
Tags: relationships
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Coping after sexual violence

Rape Crisis Scotland support resource on coping after sexual violence

Filename: RCS-supportresources-coping.pdf
File size: 218KB
Tags: coping
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Healing from sexual violence

Rape Crisis Scotland support resource on healing from sexual violence

Filename: RCS-supportresources-healing.pdf
File size: 183KB
Tags: healing
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Nightmares & sleep problems: information for survivors of sexual violence

Rape Crisis Scotland support resource on nightmares and sleep problems

Filename: RCS-supportresources-nightmares.pdf
File size: 181KB
Tags: nightmares
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Sexual health: information for survivors of sexual violence

Rape Crisis Scotland support resource on sexual health

Filename: RCS-supportresources-sexualhealth.pdf
File size: 181KB
Tags: sexual-health
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Trauma: information for survivors of sexual violence

Rape Crisis Scotland support resource on trauma

Filename: RCS-supportresources-trauma.pdf
File size: 178KB
Tags: trauma
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Flashbacks: information for survivors of sexual violence

Rape Crisis Scotland support resource on flashbacks

Filename: RCS-supportresources-flashbacks.pdf
File size: 180KB
Tags: flashbacks
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Panic attacks: information for survivors of sexual violence

Rape Crisis Scotland support resource on panic attacks

Filename: RCS-supportresources-panicattacks.pdf
File size: 180KB
Tags: panic-attacks
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Self-harm: information for survivors of sexual violence

Rape Crisis Scotland support resource on self-harm

Filename: RCS-supportresources-selfharm.pdf
File size: 180KB
Tags: self-harm
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Stalking

This leaflet looks at the nature of stalking, as well as its potential impact. It also gives details of the current Scottish legislation on stalking and outlines how this can help you if you are being stalked. Also covered is how to gather evidence, and safety considerations.

Filename: RCS-stalking-leaf-0713VIS2d.pdf
File size: 688KB
Tags: helpline stalking
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Rape or sexual assault abroad

This leaflet is intended for survivors who have been attacked overseas.  The leaflet is written from 2 perspectives: that of a survivor who reported whilst still overseas but has subsequently returned to Scotland and that of a survivor who, having returned to Scotland, wishes to report an attack that happened abroad.

Filename: RCS-helplineOS-leaf0713.pdf
File size: 780KB
Tags: rape-crisis-scotland
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Looking for support?

Introduction to Rape Crisis Scotland support services in English, Arabic, Chinese, French, Polish, Punjabi, Slovak and Urdu

Filename: RCS-support-leaf0610VIS.pdf
File size: 1882KB
Tags: rape-crisis-scotland
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