Sexual violence is any sexual act that is performed against someone's will.
Get help and advice
Many cases of rape and sexual assault never get reported. This may be because the victim is:
Frightened they won’t be believed
Worried about telling the police and going to court
Worried about telling someone because they had been drinking alcohol or under the influence of drugs when they were assaulted.
If you have been made to do something sexual that you didn't want to do, you can get free confidential support and advice.