Delivering circles of support and accountability to protect communities from sexual harm and sexual reoffending

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No More Victims

The vision of Circles South West is to create a society with ‘No More Victims’ of sexual abuse

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Circles of Support and Accountability

“Circles have been a great help, encouraging me and giving me confidence. They are a godsend.”

Core Member

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“The Circle holds the Core Member to account for their behaviour but also helps them to develop ways to reduce risk.”

Anon, Referrer

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Our Mission

Who are Circles South West and what do we do?

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Our Services

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How we do it

What our service users are saying

"Since my release from prison Circles have been a great help, encouraging me and giving me confidence. They are a godsend."

Anon, Core Member

"The Circle holds the offender to account for their behaviour but also helps them to develop ways to reduce risk."

Anon, Referrer

"We see Circles of Support and Accountability as an excellent child protection and prevention initiative."

Trustee

"A deeply satisfying way to work in the community"

Circles South West Volunteer

Case Studies

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Core member
12th December 2018

Case Study E

A Young People’s Circle can change lives affected by harmful sexual behaviour. Read the story of one of our young Core Members.

Core member
13th October 2018

Case Study D

Our Intellectual Disabilities Circles work with people with mild learning disabilities. Learn how this Circle made a difference to one of our Core Members.

Core member
13th October 2018

Case Study C

Read the journey of a Core Member from custody to the end of his Circle.

Our Funders

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@lrdoch @samaritans @RoyalOperaHouse @NSPCC @macmillancancer Brilliant! Great if you can consider @CirclesSW ? Our 170 #Volunteers work in local communities across south west England to prevent sexual abuse https://t.co/X7CR4qGGnE
4 April 2020
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CHECK: @NOTAevents has published our recent BBC radio interview on the Nota Bulletin Board, well worth a 10 min listen https://t.co/GpHMzYn2Mz
4 April 2020
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Almost three-quarters of charities fear going bust without financial support, survey indicates https://t.co/8qoOlALjUw
3 April 2020