Help after crime
Contact us for free and confidential support. COVID-19 UPDATE: We're still here for you. Our free and confidential Supportline (08 08 16 89 111) remains open 24/7 and you can talk to us any time via our free live chat service. Victims of crime in contact with our teams across England and Wales are still being supported remotely.
As an independent charity, we work towards a world where people affected by crime or traumatic events get the support they need and the respect they deserve. We help people feel safer and find the strength to move beyond crime. Our support is free, confidential and tailored to your needs.
More about our support
Our specialist teams deliver tailored support to help people recover from the effects of crime and traumatic events. We speak up for victims’ rights, ensuring their needs are met in the criminal justice system.
Information on how to stay safe when you're social distancing or self-isolating.
How to get support and information about dealing with coronavirus scams.
You can now use our free live messaging service any time - day or night. Chat to one of our trained supporters.
Support our cause
We need the generous support of members of the public to help even more people affected by crime and traumatic events.
Your support will help us answer more calls, and give even more people the specialist support they need to recover after crime.
You can make a difference.
How you can help us
There are many ways you can support our charity, from donating or taking part in fundraising events, to joining our team of volunteers. Your support can help even more people move beyond the impact of crime.
We’re the leading independent charity for people affected by crime and traumatic events in England and Wales. We work locally to support people affected by crime and campaign nationally to put their needs first.