Respond is a charity and relies on the generosity of private donations and funders.
Respond exists to lessen the effect of trauma and abuse of people with learning disabilities and Autism, their families and supporters. Respond sees beyond people's behaviour, we see each individual and their unique lived history. Please support Respond by making a donation today.
£5 a month could provide three specialist abuse training places every year
£10 a month could help buy a dolls house for a school clinic.
£20 a month could provide six psychotherapy sessions for a survivor of abuse
Please consider becoming a regular donor and help us to plan for the future of our services.
Bring Simone home for Christmas
Bring Her Home Appeal update 24/01/17: Respond is delighted to report that on 17 January Simone arrived home to be back with her family and friends. It is great to know that she is home. After Winterbourne View and the last five long years living in various ATUs, miles from parents and loved ones, Simone is now somewhere she can call home.
Please donate today and help Respond to bring the other 2,999 people living in ATUs home
Harry Cassell ran the Virgin 2016 marathon to raise money for Respond - please consider supporting him by visiting his fundraising page!
People with learning disabilities are up to five times more likely to be sexually abused than those who do not have learning disabilities. The effects are usually devastating. Through psychotherapy, group therapy, education and training, we work with clients and professionals to facilitate recovery and healing from trauma. We are still the only organisation in the county which focuses on providing this specialist service, but we rely on charitable donations to sustain our work.
uses 92.7% of its income on directly providing services for the people
it sets out to support. Read more here
If you would like to make a donation to Respond, we would greatly appreciate it.
Ways to donate:
Via Just Giving
Cheques can be made payable to "Respond'" and sent to us at Respond, 3rd Floor, 24-32 Stephenson Way. London. NW1 2HD.
By Bank Transfer
If you would like to make a donation by bank transfer, please contact the Office Manager on 020 7874 5482 or email