History

The Topaz Centre opened in July 2007 to provide multi-agency support to survivors of rape and sexual assault in Nottinghamshire.

The Topaz Centre offers:

  • A supportive environment for a forensic examination and statement taking
  • A Crisis Worker to support the survivor during the initial stages of reporting including the examination
  • Up to 8 sessions of face-to-face support is available for clients
  • Medical examination which can take place up to 7 days after the attack to gather forensic evidence. This service is available without Police involvement for those over the age of 18.
  • Emergency contraception is available on site and/or access to local GUM Clinic for emergency medical care and follow up
  • Access to advice and support and or referrals to counselling services

About The Topaz Centre

The Topaz Centre is in a discreet location that is easily accessible by public transport and by car.

The Topaz Centre provides a caring and informative service suited to meet a client's needs.

We offer a sensitive service for the client and respect their dignity regardless of lifestyle, religion, ethnicity, culture, sexuality and/or disabilities.

The Topaz Centre reviews and assesses the service on a regular basis, which enables us to meet the needs of people that have experienced rape or sexual assault.

The Topaz Centre can be contacted on:

Helpline
0845 600 15 88

Address
The Topaz Centre
PO Box 9262
North Nottingham
NG5 0DW

Alternatively, you can e-mail us at support@topazcentre.org.uk

Useful contacts:

Victim support:
0300 3031947
Offers emotional and practical support to individuals and families who have been victims of crime.

Nottinghamshire Police:
0300 300 99 99
For all non emergency calls