Information for male survivors of rape and sexual abuse

Living Well is a support service dedicated to the provision of a supportive, accessible, respectful, service to men who have experienced child sexual abuse or sexual assault, to partners, friends, family and service providers. The Living Well website provides a wide range of useful information and seeks to create, encourage and maintain men’s health and well being in relation to self and others.  Please note that, as the service is based in Australia, any specific information on the website relating to the police or criminal justice process may not be relevant in the UK. Click on the links below for further information.

Managing Difficulties – Managing Difficulties is a section devoted to information about common issues and problems that men who have experienced sexual violence can face, along with some suggested ways of dealing with them.

Well-being – This section offers some tips for improving mental health and well-being.