Information and advice
Victim Support Scotland provides information, practical help, emotional support and guidance through the criminal justice system. We offer specialist services to support people who face specific crimes including murder, terrorism, rape and sexual assault, domestic violence and hate crime.
Anyone affected by crime can call our helpline on 0800 160 1985 or access our webchat service through www.victimsupport.scot for free and confidential support. Both services are available from 8am – 8pm, Monday to Friday, and 9am-1pm on Saturday while our website contains a variety of in-depth information for people affected by crime. Organisations can get in touch through our general Contact Us form: https://victimsupport.scot/contact/contact-us-online/ Any organisation wishing to refer individuals to the Victims' Fund can do so via https://victimsupport.scot/victims-fund/
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