Sexual Abuse Support Centres In Nigeria

NORTH

 

north central

Abuja Family Law Clinic (Legal)
www.lesleyagams.com
Physical Address: 4B Oyo Street, Area 2, Garki, Abuja.



ACTS Generation*
www.actsgeneration.org
Phone: 08033951460

Email: actsgeneration2007@gmail.com

Line(s) Of Support: Therapy, Coaching, Counselling and Sensitisation. 

ACTS intervene in areas of domestic violence and abuse. They are also currently working on starting interventions in mental health related issues. ACTS provides support for both men and women.

Consultations are mainly virtual. If need be, one can arrange to meet with ACTS at a specified location for therapy and coaching.


Civil Resource Development and Documentation Centre (CIRDDOC)*

http://www.cirddoc.org

Email: ciddroc96@yahoo.com or imadukolu@gmail.com

Phone: 07062067354

Physical Address: Suite B2, Victory Plaza, 7 Onitsha Crescent, Off Gimbiya Street, Area 11, Garki, Abuja, FCT.

Line(s) Of Support: Human Rights (with a focus on women), Reproductive health and other gender-based issues. CIRDDOC is also the coordinating NGO for NCAA (Coalation of NGOs that have come together to push for the gender equality bill, therefore it has a wide network of NGOs for referrals). CIRDDOC provides support for both men and women.


Crime Victims Foundation Nigeria (CRIVIFON) 
Phone: 08050314317

Email: gloriaegbuji2003@yahoo.co.ukunobesarah@gmail.comstephensarah82@yahoo.com

 


Hope For Life Initiative (HFLI)*

Phone: 08091245717

Email: hopeforlifeinitiative@gmail.com

 


International Federation of Women Lawyers, Nigeria (FIDA), Abuja

http://www.fida.org.ng/

Physical Address: Court of Appeal Headquarters, Three Arms Zone, Off Shehu Shagari Way, Abuja. 

Alternative Address: Room GA 16 ground floor, Ministry of Justice, Abuja  

Phone: 07088496115

Email: info@fida.org.ng

Focal contact:

Ngozi Theresa Ikenga

Phone: 08176406945

Email: ngoike60@yahoo.comtheresangoziikenga@gmail.com

Note: every state has its station. Check full list here.


National Human Rights Commission of Nigeria

http://www.nigeriarights.gov.ng/

Physical Address: 19, Aguyi Ironsi Street, Maitama.

Phone: 08077091123; 08077091124; 08077091126

Email: info@nhrc.org

Line(s) Of Support: Human rights -  all forms of violence and abuse, women and gender matters.


Rayuwa Sexual Assault Referral Centre

Physical Address: Police Clinic, Minna, Niger State.


Save The Children, Nigeria*

Physical Address: National Office, No. 4, Danube Close, Off Danube Street, Maitama, Abuja.


Stand To End Rape (S.T.E.R) Initiative*
Physical Address: 2nd Floor, FCT City Library, 2 Gwani Street, Opposite IGI House, Zone 4, Wuse.

Alternative Address: No. 19A YPO Shodehinde, Opposite Ansaru-Islam Mosque, Utako, Abuja.

Phone: 08168967217; 08130320270

Email: STERAbuja@standtoendrape.orgcontactus@standtoendrape.org

Line(s) Of Support: Medical, Legal and Psycho-social support for victims of rape and all other forms of sexual violence. In addition, the organisation works to raise awareness and advocate for better laws on the issues of sexual violence (SV) and sexual/reproductive health rights (SRHR).


Women’s Aid Collective (WACOL)
www.wacolnigeria.org

Physical Address: P.M.B 621, Plot 8 Kontagora Close off Jos Street, Area 3, Garki, Abuja.

Phone: 08055054571

Email: wacol_abuja12@yahoo.com


Women’s Rights Advancement and Protection Alternative (WRAPA)

www.wrapanigeria.org

Physical Address: 19, Monrovia Street, Off Aminu Kano Way, Wuse II, Abuja.

Phone Number: 08188699961; 08172125692; 07063807887.

Email:  wrapa399@gmail.com; wrapa399@yahoo.com

Focal Contact: Joy Therya

Phone Number: 08038570628

Email: joyterah@yahoo.com

Line(s) Of Support: Legal Aid, Advocacy, Sensitisation and Empowerment. WRAPA provide support for women only but will counsel men as well in cases of domestic violence. 


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EAST

National Human Rights Commission, Borno

http://www.nigeriarights.gov.ng/

Physical Address: North East Zonal Headquarters, No. 4, Bama Road, Opposite University Teaching Hospital, Maiduguri Bornu.

Phone: 08076974382


Women in New Nigeria (WINN)

Physical Address: Maiduguri, Bornu

Email: winnybornostate@gmail.com 

Focal Contact: 

Abba Yusuf Tijjani

Phone: 08165985810

Email: abbatijjaniyusuf@gmail.com


Yobe Sexual Assault Referral Centre

Physical Address: Mariam Abacha Hospital for Women & Children, Gashua Road, Damaturu, Yobe.


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International Association of Women Lawyer, (FIDA), Kaduna.

http://www.fida.org.ng/

Email: info@fida.org.ngfidakaduna2k2@yahoo.com

Physical Address: AN 20 Lagos Street/Keffi Road, P. O. Box 2548, Kaduna.

Focal Contact: 

Bukola Ajao

Email: bukolakolawole1212@gmail.com

Phone: 08035865155

Note: every state has its station. Check full list here.


National Human Rights Commission, Kano

Physical Address: North West Zonal Headquarters
Plot 313, New Hospital Road, Opp. Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Gyedi-Gyedi, Kano.

Phone: 08075383187; 064-66872

 


Nigerian Red Cross Society

Email: k_nrcs@yahoo.com; kano@nrcsng.org
Phone: 08037881595
Physical Address: 1, Nassarawa, Hospital Road, Kano.


Women’s Rights Advancement and Protection Alternative (WRAPA)
Email: abbasjibawa@gmail.com
Phone: 08100127508

Physical Address: 17, Rafindadi Road, Unguwar Shanu, Kaduna


Zamani Foundation

www.zamani-foundation.org
Email: zamanicenter@gmail.com
Phone: 07034800877

Physical Address: 1, Tsaunin /Kura Layout, Kachia Road, Kaduna.


List of centres that provide care, protection and support for Children in Yobe and Borno here.

Organisations and Initiatives Self-Identified as Peace Agents with a Focus on Gender here.


This list was curated by The Book Banque writers.

*Verified by phone, email or physical visit by our team anda volunteer from the FAI Homeless Initiative.

Last update: October, 2017.

Read disclaimer here.

Sexual Abuse Support Centres In Nigeria

south east

 

SOUTH EAST

African Network for the Prevention and Protection Against Child Abuse and Neglect (ANPPCAN)

http://www.anppcan.org/
Physical Address: 19 Lumumba Street, New Haven, Enugu, Enugu State.

Phone: 08060250713

Email: anppcannigeria@yahoo.com


Civil Resource Development and Documentation Centre (CIRDDOC)
 

http://www.cirddoc.org/

Fourth Dimension Complex, No. 16, 5 Avenue, City Layout, New Haven, Enugu.
Email: cirddoc96@yahoo.cominfo@cirddoc.org


Civil Resource Development and Documentation Centre (CIRDDOC)

http://www.cirddoc.org/

Physical Address: 27 Afikpo Road, Abakaliki, Ebonyi.

Phone: 0803 778 7250

Email: cirddoc_ebonyi@yahoo.com; info@cirddoc.org


Civil Resource Development and Documentation Centre (CIRDDOC)

http://www.cirddoc.org/

Physical Address: 20 Amaenyi Street, Awka, Anambra State.

Phone: 0803 332 6385

Email: info@cirddoc.org


International Federation of Women Lawyers, Nigeria (FIDA), Enugu

http://www.fida.org.ng/

Email: info@fida.org.ng

Note: every state has its station. Check full list here.


NAPTIP Enugu

Physical Address: 18b Ekulu West, Behind Parklane Hospital, Enugu.

Email: infouyo@naptip.gov.ng


National Human Rights Commission ( NHRC)
http://www.nigeriarights.gov.ng/

Physical Address: South East Zonal Headquarters, No 3, Ezeagu Street, New Haven, Enugu.

Phone: 08072763456

Email: nhrcnigeriasez@yahoo.com


TAMAR SARC Enugu

Physical Address: FSP Medical Center, Opposite Former IMT, near G.R.A Police Station.
Phone: 09091333000; 09092777000

Email: amarsarcenugu@gmail.com

 


Women’s Aid Collective (WACOL)
Physical Address: No. 9 Umuezebi Street, New Haven. P. O. Box 2718, Enugu State.
Phone: (042)256678/303742; 08033062359

Email: wacolenugu@wacolnigeria.org; wacolnig@yahoo.com.


Women's Centre for Peace and Development
Physical Address: P. O. Box 1048, Owerri-Main, Owerri, Imo.

Email: wopednig@yahoo.com


This list was curated by The Book Banque writers.

*Verified by phone, email or physical visit by our team anda volunteer from the FAI Homeless Initiative.

Last update: October, 2017.

Read disclaimer here.

Sexual Abuse Support Centres In Nigeria

south SOUTH

 

SOUTH SOUTH

Anti-Child Abuse Society of Africa (ACASA)
Physical Address: Box 3118, Diobu, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria

Email: acasaorg@hotmail.com
 



Child Action Committee (CAC)
Physical Address: Box 3626, University of Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria
Phone: 0187220531


National Human Rights Commission, Port Harcourt

http://www.nigeriarights.gov.ng/

Physical Address: South South Zonal Headquarters, Plot H, Block 206, Aba Road, Rumuola, Port Harcourt, Rivers State. 

Phone: 08054031451


Pro-Hope International (PHIN)

Physical Address: P. O. Box 12099, 20 Eyinma Street, Omualikor, Elele-Town, Port Harcourt, Rivers State.  

Phone: 08033367351


This list was curated by The Book Banque writers.

*Verified by phone, email or physical visit by our team anda volunteer from the FAI Homeless Initiative.

Last update: October, 2017.

Read disclaimer here.

Sexual Abuse Support Centres In Nigeria

south WEST

 

SOUTH WEST

BAOBAB for Women's Human Rights

http://www.baobabwomen.org

Physical Address: Agbonyi Road, Lagoon Estate, Ogudu Ori-Oke, Ojota, Lagos.
Phone: 08023330981; 014747931; 018980834.

Email: baobabwomen@yahoo.com

 


Centre for Children’s Health Education Orientation and Protection (CEE-HOPE)*

http://cee-hope.org/

Physical Address: Plot 397B, George Crescent, Agbalajobi Estate, off Wempco Road, Lagos.
Phone: 07032038897

Email: info@cee-hope.org

Line(s) Of Support: Rights sensitisation and advocacy, and development initiatives for children/girls in urban slums and marginalised rural communities across Nigeria.

 


Centre for Health Ethics Law and Development (CHELD), Lagos
www.cheld.orgwww.domesticviolence.com.ng

Phone: 08103235860

Email: info@cheld.org 

 


Centre for the Protection of the Abused (CEPA)

Physical Address: Flat 1, 6 Kunmi Adebiyi Close, Okota, Lagos.  

Phone: 08039570653

 


Child Welfare League of Nigeria (CWLN)
Children Rehabilitation Project

Physical Address: Quanbarni House, 32, Olufemi Road, Off Ogunlana Drive, Surulere, Lagos.

Phone: 01836065; 01837878


Domestic Several and Violence Response Team (DSVRT), Lagos
http://www.dsvrtlagos.org/

Physical Address: Ministry of Justice, State Secretariat, Alausa-Ikeja, Lagos State.

Phone: 08137960048; 112; 6820 1

Email: info@dsvrtlagos.org

1 This is a toll free service provided by the Lagos State Government and DSVRT, in partnership with Airtel.

Simply dial *6820# or send a text message to 6820 using the key word 'child abuse'.

An automated response will follow, in which one can then specifiy the form of abuse that pertains to him/her.


Lagos State Ministry of Women Affairs

Lagos State Secretariat, Alausa, Ikeja.

2Phone: 08085753932; 08102678442

These lines cater to child abuse cases/survivors only.

 Media Concern Initiative - for Women and Children*
http://www.mediaconcern.net/

Physical Address: 15A Bolodeoku Crescent, Dideolu Estate, By Sweet Sensation, Ijaiye Road, Ogba, Lagos.

Phone: 08099522 487; 08023331036.

Email: info@mediaconcern.net

Line(s) Of Support: Forensic interviewing, rape crisis referral services, helpline, referral coordination, and trauma management counselling.


The Mirabel Centre

Managed by Partnership For Justice
http://mirabelcentre.org/

Physical Address: The Sexual Assault Referral Centre, Department of Family Medicine, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja-Lagos

Phone: 08155770000; 07013491769; 08187243468; 012957816

Email: sarc@pjnigeria.org; partners@pjnigeria.org; partners4justice@yahoo.com


National Human Rights Commission ( NHRC)
http://www.nigeriarights.gov.ng/

Physical Address: South West Zonal Headquarters, No. 13A Ladipo Bataye Street, G.R.A Ikeja, Lagos.

Phone: 08054707559

Email: info@nhrc.gov.ng


Partnership for Justice
http://pjnigeria.org/

Physical Address: 3rd Floor, 2 Tunde Gafar Close, Off Adeniyi Jones Avenue, Ikeja, Lagos.
Phone: 08125152683; 08023196626.

Focal Contact: Itoro Eze-Anaba


Project Alert on Violence Against Women*
http://www.projectalertnig.org/ 

Physical address: 21 Akinsanya Street, Off Isheri Road, Ojodu-Berger, Lagos.
Phone: 08180091072

Email: projectalert@projectalertnig.orginfo@projectalertnig.org

Line(s) Of Support: Provide counselling, legal aid and shelter for female sexual abuse survivors.


Stand To End Rape (STER) Initiative*

Physical Address: No 1B Godson Ilodianya Close, off Ayo Babatunde Crescent, Oniru, Lagos.

Phone: 08095967000

Email: contactus@standtoendrape.org

Line(s) Of Support: Medical, Legal and Psycho-social support for victims of rape and all other forms of sexual violence. In addition, the organisation works to raise awareness and advocate for better laws on the issues of sexual violence (SV) and sexual/reproductive health rights (SRHR).


The Real Woman Foundation

http://therealwoman.org/
7B, Jubilee Road, Magodo, Shangisha, Lagos.

Phone: 08037178963  
Email: info@therealwoman.org


Women Against Rape, Sexual Harassment & Exploitation (WARSHE)*
www.warshe.org

Physical Address: Conference Centre Shopping Complex, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State.
Phone: 08034078730

Email: warshen@yahoo.com

Line(s) Of Support: WARSHE helps survivors obtain medical assistance whilst providing counselling services and emotional support to survivors. The organisation offers legal assistance for court and out-of-court settlements as well as the necessary personal support to survivors during the formal and non-formal procedures of the court.


Women Empowerment and Legal Aid (WELA)

https://www.welaonline.org/
Physical Address: 25, Adekunle Fajuyi Way, G.R.A. Ikeja, Lagos.
Phone: 07055802420

Email: info@welaonline.org


Women's Consortium of Nigeria (WOCON)

http://www.womenconsortiumofnigeria.org/

 

Lagos State Chapter

Physical Address: No. 13, Okesuna Street, Off Igbosere Road, Lagos.

Phone: 012635300; 012635331; 08033347896

Email: wocon95@yahoo.com

 

Ogun State Chapter

Physical Address: No. 4, Moshood Abiola Way, Iyana-Mortuary, Abeokuta, Ogun.

Phone: 08037146998

Email: wocon95@yahoo.com


This list was curated by The Book Banque writers.

*Verified by phone, email or physical visit by our team anda volunteer from the FAI Homeless Initiative.

Last update: October, 2017.

Read disclaimer here.

Disclaimer

 

The Book Banque is not affiliated with any of the organisations provided, and as such, cannot take responsibility in part or in full for the quality of services, counsel or diagnosis rendered by these support centres. By providing this list, we do not act as legal or medical practitioners. We also cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided on these organisations or through their websites. This list was created solely for the purpose of connecting sexual abuse/violence survivors to potential help centres.

It is, however, worth nothing that centres marked with an asterix, to the best of our capabalities, were confirmed as existing organisations providing the stated support. The activities and contact details of these organisations were validated through a phone call, an email or a physical visit. Nonetheless, we cannot vouch wholly for the accuracy of the information provided by these organisations, nor take responsibility for them or any consultation, counsel or advice provided.

 

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