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Support Resources

Support at lse

LSE's EDI (Equity, Diversity and Inclusion) Team

Safe Contacts

  • You can speak to a Safe Contact who will be able to offer further information and support to help you decide if you would like to report your experience to LSE.
  • Safe contacts are members of LSE staff who have received training and can offer a confidential ‘signposting’ service for staff and students who have previously, or are currently experiencing some form of bullying, harassment or sexual violence

Rape Crisis (for female and non-binary students):

Survivors UK (male and non-binary students)

  • Male, non-binary and trans identifying students can access support from an Independent Sexual Violence Advisor (ISVA) via SurvivorsUK. To arrange an appointment with the ISVA, please contact

LSE counselling

  • You can access support via the LSE counselling if you have been subjected to sexual violence, you can have up to 6 free sessions. To be seen within 24 hours (during the week), you can book a priority counselling appointment with us.To book, please email with the subject line 'Priority SVSH'.

LSE Spectrum Life

  • For 24/7 support via telephone and chat: Freephone: 0808 189 01 03 SMS or WhatsApp: 00353 873690010

external Support 

Sexual Violence Support (for women and non-binary people):

Sexual Violence Support (for men and non-binary people):

Additional Support Resources

  • The Havens (London-based support for survivors of recent rapes/sexual assaults for all genders)
  • NAPAC (support for survivors of childhood sexual abuse for all genders)
  • Revenge porn helpline - support for image based abuse
  • National Stalking Helpline (support for anyone experiencing stalking)
  • National Domestic Abuse Helpline: 0808 801 0327

Sexual Violence and Racial Violence Support

Sexual Violence Support for LGBTQ+ people

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