A Doncaster charity which has been nominated for a community award, has been visited by the High Sheriff.
South Yorkshire High Sheriff, Mrs Julie Ann Kenny visited the Doncaster Rape and Sexual Abuse Counselling Service (DRASACS) on February 19, following the charities nomination for the High Sheriff’s Best Community or Faith Project of the year Award.
Mrs Kenny said DRASACS works with women and men who have suffered rape and sexual abuse and makes a significant difference to people through their targeted advice and counselling
Debbie Partington, DRASACS manager, said they were delighted to be shortlisted for the High Sheriff’s award.
“It was a pleasure to welcome yet another high profile figure to DRASACS and talk about the vital work that the team here delivers on a daily basis. Between October 2011 and September 2012, 511 people benefited from our expert services and our help to get their lives back on track,” she said.