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PCC Conference 2017 Workshop on Sexual Violence


Setting the agenda for discussion around sexual violence at the 2017 Essex Police and Crime Commissioner Conference

International Women's Day Press Release


An estimated four in ten women (42%) experience some form of sexual violence or child sexual abuse in their lifetime. #Beboldforchange on International Women's Day

Bee-ing free!


An Essex Beekeeper is donating all the proceeds from her sale of honey to CARA.

Broadchurch tackles sexual violence


Essex charities praise popular TV show for highlighting sexual violence and aftermath

Sexual Abuse and Sexual Violence Awareness Week


6th- 12 February is Sexual Abuse and Sexual Violence Awareness Week! #itsnotok. Follow us on Twitter @CARAessex

Jazz concert for CARA


On Friday 17th March, the wonderful Phoenix Jazz Orchestra will be raising money for CARAthrough a concert at the Mersea Centre, West Mersea.

Marathon Runner Raising Money for CARA!


We are delighted local runner Sam Taylor has chosen to support CARA and fundraise by running lots of miles!

The Vagina Monologues at the University of Essex


We are delighted the University of Essex are staging The Vagina Monologues, with all proceeds donated to CARA!

Colchester Saxaphone Quartet raise money for CARA


A huge thank you to Colchester Saxaphone Quartet for fundraising for CARA at Colchester Sainsbury's last week.

New service launched today - providing a single point of contact for victims and survivors of sexual violence and child sexual abuse across Essex.


From 28th November 2016, a new central phone line and online portal will be available to victims and survivors of sexual violence and child sexual abuse from across Essex.  The new service will h...