All local support

Lifecentre
To make a counselling referral: 01243 786349
Freephone Helpline: 0808 802 0808
Text Helpline: 07717 989 022
Line opening hours (Closed now)
19:30 to 22:00, Sunday
19:30 to 22:00, Monday
19:30 to 22:00, Tuesday
19:30 to 22:00, Thursday

Lifecentre provides specialist sexual abuse counselling for ALL ages and genders, based in Crawley, Worthing and Chichester. Contact us to make a referral or visit our website for more information. Play therapy is available for the youngest children. Telephone and text helplines available for all survivors and their supporters.


LGBT Switchboard
01273 204050
Line opening hours (Open now)
17:00 to 19:00, Sunday
17:00 to 21:00, Monday to Friday
17:00 to 19:00, Saturday

Are you lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender? Brighton & Hove LGBT Switchboard offers a telephone helpline each evening, from 5-9pm on weekdays and 5-7pm weekends. Call 01273 204050 and speak to a trained volunteer, to receive information and support. You can also email us or use the online chat facility via our website. We can report a hate crime for you if you want us to. We also offer face to face counselling - call the helpline for details.