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Surviving Abuse North Devon

Area Covered:

North Devon


SAND is a confidential, low-cost specialist counselling & support service for adults who have experienced historical or recent sexual abuse.  We also extend this service to friends and family members who are in a supporting role.

We offer 15 in-person, online or telephone counselling sessions, from our premises at The Lodge in Rock Park, Barnstaple, with one of our six counsellors.

We use various approaches including CBT (Cognitive Behavioural Therapy), EMDR (Eye Movement, Desensitisation & Reprocessing), Rewind and Single Session Therapy

Services Offered

Low cost counselling
Women’s groups
Men’s groups
Waiting list support
THRIVE project
Brave Spaces project for women facing multiple disadvantages

Services For

Non offending families of anyone who has experienced sexual violence

See our list of members operating nationally