If you are in the UK and in need of emergency support please call 999 immediately.
For non-emergency NHS support please call 111
Victim Support victimsupport.org.uk
“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.”
“Our vision is of a society in which every adult survivor of childhood abuse in the UK is able to access the support they need, when they need it, to make a journey of recovery and heal their emotional and psychological wounds.”
Future Pathways (Scotland) future-pathways.co.uk
“Future Pathways was launched in September 2016 to offer support to people who were abused or neglected as children while they were living in care in Scotland.”
“HAVOCA is run by survivors for adult survivors of child abuse. We provide support, friendship and advice for any adult who’s life has been affected by childhood.”
National Association of Adult Survivors of Child Abuse naasca.org
Ashiana Sheffield ashianasheffield.org
“To support and empower those from Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic and Refugee (BAMER) communities whose lives have been affected by violence and abuse to take control of their lives and move forward into healthy, stable and safer futures.”
First Person Plural firstpersonplural.org.uk
“First Person Plural (FPP) specialises in working for and on behalf of all those affected by Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID) and similar complex trauma-related dissociative identity conditions”
“RANS (Ritual Abuse Network Scotland) is based in Dundee, but in today’s global society we know we can help anyone, anywhere. The site also contains information on who we are and how to contact us, an interactive message board so that people can share their knowledge and experiences, a shop where you can purchase books and articles written by the members of RANS, and of course we will keep you up to date with anything of interest in our news section.”
*Please note some of these services may have online support or information people in other countries may find useful. Trauma & Co. is an international project first created in England. We are continuously updating these pages and hope to increase our international resources as we move forward. If you have relevant, useful resource links for us to review please contact us.
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Last updated 2017 – please let us know if you have more up to date information.