Aurora New Dawn

is a registered charity giving safety, support, advocacy, and empowerment to survivors of domestic abuse, sexual violence and stalking.

Our office number is 02392 479254 opening hours are from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday.

Sexual violence

Our Advocates (ISVAs) work with male and female survivors aged over 18 years to provide tailored support when it's most needed, including through the criminal justice system.


Stalking is a crime. Our dedicated Stalking Advocacy service is delivered in partnership with the Hampshire and IOW Stalking Consultancy clinic, a multi agency partnership working to keep victims safe.

Domestic violence & abuse

Our Advocates (IDVAs) provide support to male and female victims of abuse to reduce risk and increase the safety of survivors and children. Our IRIS service improves prevention and intervention within health services.

From the team blog

The Impact of Lap Dancing Clubs on Women, a Portsmouth Problem

Lap dancing is often dismissed as something harmless. But is it? Do we really want to live in a society that encourages the commodification of women? Especially in times of hardship. With the reopening of Elegance nightclub in Portsmouth, we explore this issue. Ongoing objections to sexual entertainment venues in Portsmouth: The Portsmouth City Council […]

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Ambassador – Kirsty Dillon

We are delighted to announce our first Aurora Ambassador – Kirsty Dillon. Kirsty has been a professional actress and voice over for 20 years. Her work has seen her collaborate on projects such as ‘Blackout’ for CH4, ‘Locke’ with Tom Hardy, ‘Man Like Mobeen’ on BBC3 Comedy but she is probably best known for her […]

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