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SupportLine is particularly aimed at those who are isolated, at risk, vulnerable and victims of any form of abuse.

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Problems

SupportLine is particularly aimed at those who are isolated, at risk, vulnerable and victims of any form of abuse.

Visit our problem page

Problems

SupportLine is particularly aimed at those who are isolated, at risk, vulnerable and victims of any form of abuse.

Visit our problem page

Problems

SupportLine is particularly aimed at those who are isolated, at risk, vulnerable and victims of any form of abuse.

Visit our problem page

Problems

Victim Support

Please see separate sections for crimes relating to Child Abuse Survivors, Rape and Sexual Assault, Hate Crime, Forced Marriage, Stalking.

There are some useful resources listed below.

Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority:
0300 003 3601

www.cica.gov.uk
Deal with compensation claims from people who have been physically or mentally injured because they were the victim of a violent crime in England, Scotland or Wales.

Murdered Abroad
Helpline: 0845 123 2384

www.murdered-abroad.org.uk
A support group for families, partners and friends of the victims of murder and manslaughter abroad.

SAMM (Support After Murder and Manslaughter):
www.samm.org.uk
Telephone support line for families and friends of homicide victims.

Victim Support:
0808 1689 111

www.victimsupport.org.uk
Emotional support, information and practical help to victims of crimes ranging from burglary to murder through a network of local branches. The Witness Service, operating in every criminal court, offers support and practical information about the court process before, during and after a trial.

Victim Support 24/7 live chat service for victims of crime 
https://www.victimsupport.org.uk/help-and-support/get-help/support-near-you/live-chat

Why Me - Restorative Justice Service
www.why-me.org
Delivering a service supporting victims of crime and participants through the Restorative Justice process.


Useful websites

www.courtroomadvice.co.uk
Step by step advice for going to court

https://www.inbrief.co.uk/personal-injury/injured-in-violent-crime/
Free legal information online for anyone injured in a violent crime.

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/advice-to-parents-and-carers-on-gangs
Information to help parents identify and respond if their children are affected by gangs.

http://www.knifecrimes.org/
An online resource for knife crime, including the devastating effects on victims and relatives.

http://www.hundredfamilies.org/
Practical information for families affected by mental health homicides in Britain. Around a 100 families a year will have a loved one killed by someone with mental illness.

 

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