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First Step Leicester, Leicestershire & Rutland
Supporting male survivors of sexual abuse and rape (aged 13+), and their loved ones


About Abuse

How common is the sexual abuse of males? What kinds of experiences are included as abuse or sexual assault? A note about consent.

The Impact of Abuse

Abuse can affect people in many different ways. This section shares some of the ways sexual abuse and assault can affect men and boys.

Self Help Pack

A self-help guide for male survivors, written by Survivors Sheffield. Includes some of the common effects of abuse and ways of dealing with them.

Survivor Stories

Videos of men talking about their experiences and how they’ve survived.