The staff in the practice are trained about domestic abuse and specialist workers are available to support you. Bedminster Family practice is an ‘IRIS’ practice. You can talk to doctors, nurses and other staff working here if you are being hurt or controlled by your current or ex-partner, are afraid of someone at home or a member of your family. You can also contact Next Link and ask to speak to the IRIS worker, 'IRIS Advocate Educator'. https://nextlinkhousing.co.uk
The Bridge is a Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC). They offer medical care, emotional and psychological support, and practical help to anyone who has been raped or sexually assaulted.
"During these uncertain times we want to reassure everyone that we are still here, no matter what"
If you have experienced rape or sexual assault /sexual abuse recently or some time ago, please give us a call. We can talk about the options of support available to you and listen to what your wishes are.
Call us confidentially on 0117 3426999 or visit: