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Helen Bamber Foundation: Extreme Violence Survivor Support

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Self-directed referrals are appropriate for this service. Direct patients to the provider website (see below) for further information.

Specialist charity providing care and support for people who have survived extreme physical, sexual and psychological violence. Delivers a range of integrated services to address complex needs and vulnerabilities, including:

  • specialist psychological care
  • physical rehabilitation activities (alongside an advisory GP clinic)
  • expert medico-legal documentation
  • safeguarding
  • welfare and housing support
  • creative arts
  • employability skills programmes

Eligibility Criteria


  • aged 18+
  • living in Greater London
  • those who have survived state and non-state torture, human trafficking and other forms of extreme physical, sexual and psychological violence
  • those who have primary mental health needs relating to their history of trauma
  • prioritises those who currently do not have status in the UK


  • those who have only witnessed but never directly experienced violence, ill-treatment or exploitation
  • those who have refugee or humanitarian status, indefinite leave to remain or UK citizenship

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Review date: Friday, 02 February 2024