風雨蘭 RainLily

RainLily

Though some may associate survivors of sexual violence with petals broken and ravaged by a storm, the delicate Rainlily is able to brave a summer torrent, and stand strong in the tranquil breeze and gentle light that breaks forth after the storm.

 

 

Sexual Violence Crisis Centre

RainLily is Hong Kong's first sexual violence crisis centre. We provide FREE immediate crisis support, counselling, sexual transmittable infections screening and preventive treatment, legal information, and judicial procedures support (including forensic examination, police statement-taking, and other judicial procedures). RainLily supports victims/survivors of sexual violence to recover from the trauma.

RainLily aims at coordinating different services and procedures to take place in one of our centres, reducing the traumatising need for survivors to contend with different departments and provide their account repeatedly.

RainLily's 24-hour one-stop service provided by the crisis centre reduces secondary trauma for survivors. We provide reliable service to over 200 female survivors every year.

RainLily Serves with C.A.R.E.

CARE for survivor's needs

 

AWARE of survivor's situation and rape myths

RESPECT survivor's story and choices

 

EMPOWER survivor to speak out


RainLily Hotline: 2375-5322

Email Support: safechat@rainlily.org.hk

RainLily Hotline is picked up by counsellors and trained female volunteers.

Hotline Operation Hours | Mon to Fri:09:00 - 22:00 / Sat:09:00 - 13:00


 
Service User
  • Female victims of sexual violence aged 14 or above

  • Victims’family member and primary supporters

  • Related professionals

 
Service Features
  • In addition to providing emotional support,

    we provide comprehensive support through counselling, medical services, police reporting, and forensic examination

  • In addition to our centre-based services,

    we also provide out-reaching and accompaniment services

  • We do not make decision for survivor;

    The same level of support is provided, regardless of the victims’decision to report to the police or not

 
Service Principles
  • Minimising the need for victims to repeat their stories to different people

  • Minimising the need for victims to travel to multiple departments or organisation

  • Avoid putting victims under duress in making decision

 

 
 
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One-stop and 24-hour professional support call service

At RainLily's one-stop crisis centre, victims of sexual violence can proceed statement-taking and forensic medical examination at RainLily while the 24-hour professional support call service offers urgent crisis support to the victims through coordination among healthcare workers, social workers and police.

Features of one-stop service:

  • Immediate psychological support.

  • Assistance for victims to develop immediate action plans.

  • Coordination with other professional service providers.

  • Counselling for victims and their supporters.

  • Referral to other professionals.


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Immediate & Post Medical Support

RainLily collaborated with a number of hospitals to provide immediate diagnosis and treatment and preventive treatment for victims including postcoital contraception, medical check-ups for sexually transmitted diseases and medical follow-ups.

To let victims feel comfortable during the treatments, RainLily accompanies the victims to receive medical services and also explains the medical procedures that will take place.


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Counseling Service

The rape crisis centre has a homely design which has a warm and safe atmosphere.

Our counselors will follow through each case providing psychological support, psychological assessment, and counseling service to the victims. Referral to clinical psychologists for assessment can also be arranged, if needed.


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Therapeutic Group

RainLily's counseling groups provide a platform for the treatment of trauma for clients.

In the group, clients receive comfort and support from fellow “travellers” in a safe atmosphere to release negative emotions and learn how to stay strong on the way to recovery.


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Companion Service

When facing complicated legal procedures, victims often feel uneasy and anxious.

Apart from providing basic legal information for them, RainLily also provides emotional support and accompanies the victims to undergo the relevant legal procedures including taking statements, attending trial and meeting the Equal Opportunities Commission.


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Legal Clinic

Legal Clinic Service provides FREE legal consultation for survivors of sexual violence. Lawyers of the Clinic provide pro-bono information on legal rights and the legal process for the survivors. Learn More


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Professional Training

RainLily believes that an important part of providing quality services for victims is professional collaboration.

To make professionals such as social workers, police, lawyers and health care professionals understand the needs of sexual violence victims as well as the focal point of handling cases, RainLily provides counseling, training and professional seminars for professionals every year.

Referral : With consent from your clients, please contact us. RainLily Hotline: 2375 5322