The Emerald Centre
The Emerald Centre is a Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC) based in Bedford which covers the whole of Bedfordshire. It is committed to providing a non-judgemental and sensitive service which meets the needs of victims of rape and sexual assault. It works with partner agencies including health services, police and a huge range of support services to provide a comprehensive approach to support victims of sexual abuse. It provides extensive services to men and women aged 13 years and over who have been raped or sexually assault and focuses on the needs of the individual.