Circles South East
01235816050 / 07733 930714
The Circles South East is organisational member of the BACP, and provides counselling service to people affected by Sexual Violence.
Our Counselling Service is currently available free of charge to anyone effected by sexual abuse.
We are an award-winning charity which works to reduce an impact and instances of sexual harm through prevention, rehabilitation, education and safeguarding. We work together with organisations such as Victim Support, Children's and Social Services, Rape Crisis, Probation Victim Liaison Units, GP Surgeries etc as well as taking referrals from potential clients themselves.
Training, qualifications & experience
The charity consists of a team of specialist professionals who recruit, train, and manage volunteers working in a variety of roles within the community. All volunteers working for the charity receive initial and ongoing training and are professionally supervised.
Added to this we undertake individual and family assessments and provide training and advice to agencies working in related fields.
Circles South East is first and foremost a public protection agency working with and for the community. The project is based on the principles of inclusion, restorative justice and bringing together the community to enhance public safety.
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Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling we deal with
Other areas of counselling we deal with
We work with Ex-offenders to prevent new acts of abuse as well as offer support to non-offending Partners and Survivors of Sexual violence.
We are fortunate to provide counselling sessions free of charge at the moment.
Volunteers are at the core of what we do, and operate across all aspects of our work. If you would like to volunteer with us or ask any questions please contact either:
Jelena Richards at Jelena.Richards@circlessoutheast.org.uk
Dom Williams at Dom.Williams@circlessoutheast.org.uk or ring our office on 01235 816050
As a Volunteer Counsellor with our organisation you will get an opportunity to:
· Expand your professional knowledge and experience
· Obtain practice hours required for further professional development
· Help with costs of Supervision, Professional Membership and room rent
· Get your mileage paid
· Regular CPD opportunities
The minimum requirements are that a volunteer counsellor must
· Be over 21 y.o.
· Hold diploma in counselling
· Have a min. of 100 hours supervised face to face client work.
· Hold Professional membership with BASP, UKCP or equivalent
· Have a regular supervision with fully qualified supervisor
· Hold Indemnity Insurance
· Be willing undergo DBS checks
· Adhere to BACP code of ethics
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Our counsellors cover South East of England and London areas.
Types of client