North Devon Sunrise

North Devon Sunrise is a community support organisation, primarily focusing on the needs of people from Minority Ethnic (BME) Groups.

North Devon Sunrise supports the most vulnerable and disadvantaged people in North Devon and Torridge including victims of domestic abuse, hate crime, racism, refugees, asylum seekers and individuals who suffer from disadvantage due to social, cultural, language and religious barriers.

North Devon Sunrise provides advocacy, confidential support accessing other services and training workshops. We also organise events to promote diversity in North Devon and Torridge.

Services

Find out more about the services we offer by clicking the headings below


  1. We provide free and confidential support and help to individuals who have experienced crime, discrimination or diasadvantage due to race, culture, religion, gender, sexuality or language barriers. We can provide support even if the crime has not been reported to the police.

  2. If you have been assaulted we can provide free support in a confidential and non-judgemental environment. We can provide this support even if the crime has not been reported to the police

  3. Being burgled can make people feel unsafe in their own home and dealing with the effects of a burglary can be stressful and complicated. North Devon Sunrise can provide support, information advocacy and support accessing other services to help an individual deal with the practical aspects and feel safer in their own home following the burglary

  4. Crime against a business is a distressing event. To help individuals move forward following the crime we can provide support, advocacy and help accessing other services.

  5. If you have experienced criminal damage we can provide support, advocacy and help to access other services. The crime does not need to have been reported to the police for us to provide support.

  6. If you have experienced domestic violence or abuse we can provide free, confidential support and help you access other services. We support both women and men who have experienced domestic violence/abuse. Support is available even if the crime has not been reported to the police.

  7. If you have experienced fraud North Devon Sunrise can provide you with information, support, advocacy and help you access other services. The support we provide is free and confidential.

  8. We provide free and confidential support to individuals who have experienced harrassment or stalking. We can provide advocacy and support accessing other services.

  9. If you have experienced road traffic crime we can provide support, advocacy and help to access other services. The crime does not need to have been reported to the police for us to provide support.

  10. Experiencing a robbery can make you feel unsafe when carrying out day-to-day activities. North Devon Sunrise can provide support, information, advocacy and support accessing other services to help an individual deal with the practical aspects and move forward following the robbery.

  11. If you have been experienced rural crime we can provide free support in a confidential and non-judgemental environment. We can provide this support even if the crime has not been reported to the police.

  12. If you have experienced sexual violence we can provide free support in a confidential and non-judgemental environment. We can help you access other services and provide advocacy. We can provide this support even if the crime has not been reported to the police

  13. If you have experienced the theft of a vehicle or theft from a vehicle we can provide support, advocacy and help to access other services. The crime does not need to have been reported to the police for us to provide support.