Portsmouth Abuse and Rape Counselling Service (PARCS)
PO Box 3
Public phone: 023 9266 9511 (Womens Helpline) / 023 9266 9516 (Mens Helpline) / 023 9266 9513
Website URL: http://www.parcs.org.uk
Service offered: Counselling and support for children, young people and adults (age 5 years and above) survivors of sexual violence, rape and/or child sexual abuse (whenever it occurred). Counselling for survivors of domestic abuse (18 years and above) Phone and face-to-face counselling. Information and phone support for families, partners and friends of survivors.Outreach, Prevention and education services in Portsmouth schools
Target group: Adults (18+) who have had unwanted sexual experiences. Counselling for young people and children aged 5-18
Area served: Portsmouth and South East Hampshire.
How to contact: Phone, email or write.
Monday: 1pm - 3pm (men & women)
Wednesday: 7 - 10pm crisis lines (men & women)
Friday: 7 - 10pm crisis lines (men & women)
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Ramp for wheelchair users to front door. Accessible counselling room and toilet. Loop system.
Languages other than English:
Charity number: 1079950
Year established: 1981
Staffing: 3 full time, 12 part time, 5 sessional, +50 volunteers.
Record last checked: 03 December 2018