London SARC – The Havens

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See the NHS entry here.

Contact information:

c/o King's College Hospital
Greater London
Telephone: 020 3299 6900 – 24 Hours (Office hours)
Mixed: 020 3299 1599 – General Enquiries

Services Provided:

  • STI testing and treatment
  • Rape and sexual assault referral centres

Additional Information:

Available 24 hours, call for advice or to make an appointment.For non-urgent information all 020 3299 1599 – 9am – 5pm, Monday to Friday (not public/bank holidays)We can answer general enquiries and help you with queries about follow-up and aftercare appointments including counselling.

Sexual assault referral centres offer medical, practical and emotional support to anyone who has been sexually assaulted or raped. They have specially trained pediatrician / Forensic Nurse Examiners (FNE) and support workers to care for you.

In an emergency you should always call 999. If you are unable to safely talk to the operator answering your 999 call, press 55 on your handset to let them know you are there.


The Havens is a Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC) and offers support services for women, men and children who have been raped or sexually assaulted. It is free and confidential and offers: special support for young people, examinations to collect evidence of rape or sexual assault and testing for sexually transmitted infections and HIV. It also provides specialist theraputic aftercare such as Counselling, Psychology and ISVA support.