Get help in your local area
Victim Witness Support Northumbria runs the victim services in your area. This service is not run by Victim Support. They are part of the Northumbria police.
If you’ve been affected by crime, call Victim Witness Support Northumbria on 0800 011 3116. Lines are open 9am-4pm, Monday to Friday.
You can also email NVWS@northumbria.police.uk
Or go to the Victim Witness Support Northumbria website.
Other ways to get help
If you need telephone support outside of your local team’s opening hours, you can call our Supportline, for free, on 08 08 16 89 111. Supportline is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Our free live chat support service is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
You can also request support via the website. A member of the team will get back to you within three working days.
My Support Space is a free online resource containing interactive guides aimed at helping you to manage the impact crime has had on you. It’s easy to set up an account and get access to over 70 guides. My Support Space allows you to work through the guides at your own pace.