We provide free, inclusive, and confidential support and information to anyone, of any gender (age 13+), in Shetland affected by any form of sexual violence. This includes survivors, as well as family, friends, and supporters.
We believe you
We can support you after a recent incident or if you experienced sexual violence in the past, whether as an adult or as a child. The Compass Centre is a safe, comfortable space where you can be you.
We listen to you
You don’t have to talk about anything you don’t want to. We will give you the time and space to talk about what is important to you, and we will listen to what you have to say. We work with you at your own pace to find a way forward after trauma.
We help you find your own way forward
We can support you to re-engage with things that bring you joy and help you to discover new things that help you to feel safe and well. In a safe and confidential space, we empower you to engage with your emotions, and to heal.
You are not alone
11 Hill Lane, Lerwick
Shetland, ZE1 0HA
We are available Monday to Thursday 9.00am - 1.30pm
You can also contact the Rape Crisis Scotland Helpline everyday from 6.00pm to midnight on 08088 010302 or text 07357 410 027. If you are under 13, you can contact Childline on 0800 1111.
- RT @SWRC_: For survivors of gender-based violence, it is useful to know about defamation: what it is and how the law might imp… twitter.com/i/web/status… 2 days ago
- RT @SWRC_: There's not long left to register for our webinar event this Friday 5th August on "Asylum and Gender-Based Violence… twitter.com/i/web/status… 3 days ago
- We were on @bbcshetland last night speaking about the rise in folk concerned about, or targeted by, intimate image… twitter.com/i/web/status… … 4 days ago
- Excited to see a peerie bit of Shetland in Glasgow! @womenslibrary @gaada_org 1 week ago