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  • Stop Abuse For Everyone (SAFE)

    Stop Abuse For Everyone (SAFE)

    Are your children living with domestic abuse?
    We offer a Children and Young People services for those aged between 5 and 25 years and their families impacted by domestic violence. These services seek to re-build family relationships, increase access to needed resources and improve general wellbeing. We have a boys and young men's worker working with boys and young men affected by domestic violence helping to re-establish positive and healthy relationships within family / group settings, youth services and schools.

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 03030 300112

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  • Action for Children

    Action for Children

    Family support
    All families need help at critical moments. We support children and families with the most difficult problems and are the largest provider of family support services in the UK. Families under stress are often trapped in a difficult situation - on their own with little money and no confidence. This can put children at risk. Our long-term approach - supporting and challenging families - gives families opportunities to turn things around together.

    Call: 01923 361 500

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  • Veterans Peer Support

    Veterans Peer Support

    Outreach Family Suppport
    Veterans Peer Support has an active families section, where family links, broken by mental illness can be re-established. We organise family days out and offer the same peer to peer support for family members. we have links to dedicated child trauma teams.

    Call: 07929 923457

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  • Barnados


    Supporting families
    Supporting parents and families by building social and communication skills, providing parenting programmes and advice and support services. Offering relief and support for parents, carers and siblings of children with disabilities, life-limiting conditions or special educational needs.

    Call: 0208 550 8822

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  • Devon Rape Crisis and Sexual Abuse Services

    Devon Rape Crisis and Sexual Abuse Services

    Support for Friends, Family and Partners
    We offer support to friends, family and partners on our helpline or email service to enable them to better understand and support a woman in their lives who has experienced sexual violence.

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 01392 204174

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  • Headway Devon

    Headway Devon

    Support for the families of people with brain injury
    When a person sustains a brain injury, it often affects a whole family. Headway Devon is able to provide information, advice and support to the families and carers of people with brain injuries, as well as providing valuable respite opportunities so that carers can enjoy some time for themselves.

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 01392 211822

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  • Balloons


    Do you want support for your family as a result of a bereavement or expected bereavement - Exeter, mid and east Devon
    Balloons offers pre and post bereavement support to children, young people and young adults. Often those around the bereaved need support too in order ot know how best to support the person they love, care for or work with. We support professionals and families to understand bereavement and loss.

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 01392 826064

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  • WILD Young Parents Project

    WILD Young Parents Project

    Being a young parent
    WILD helps young mums and dads cope with the new challenges of becoming a young parent. We support you with making a healthy, safe and happy start for your babies and children.

    Call: 01209 210077

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  • Hikmat Devon CIC

    Hikmat Devon CIC

    Family support for Black & Minority Ethnic Communities
    Hikmat Devon, is a user-led co-operative supporting black and ethnic minority (bme) communities across Devon, working to promote integration, reduce isolation, whilst improving health and well-being outcomes. This is done through activity and interest groups, 1-1 mentoring, training, signposting, counselling, and person centred goal planning.

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 01392 284263

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  • Victim Support

    Victim Support

    My Family friends and children
    Victim Support is here to help anyone affected by crime, not only victims , but their friends, family and any other people involved. Because we’re an independent charity, you can talk to us whether or not you reported the crime to the police. If you want, we can support you without the involvement of the criminal justice system, and we won’t contact them about you unless we feel someone is at risk. We are here just to support you.

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 0300 303 0554

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  • Cornwall Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre

    Cornwall Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre

    CRASAC can support friends or family .
    It can be very difficult to find out about a friend of family members sexual abuse. We can offer clinics of up to 4 sessions to help and advise you.

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 01872 303038

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  • Young Devon

    Young Devon

    Do you know a Young Person who would benefit from support?
    We work with Young People between 11-25 in a range of circumstances and with a range of needs. Our approach is person centred - to the young person and the situation.

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 08082 810155

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    Are you worried that a young person is being sexually exploited or at risk of exploitation ?
    CLEAR and Secure will support young people, their families and professionals working with families who have been affected by CSE or where there are risks that they might be affected. When you contact us, we will have an initial conversation to see where you can get the best support and if we can support you then we will offer an initial information and advice session before starting any work. We can offer the following services 1:1 support from a youth worker - our Youth worker is a specialist CSE worker and her work is to directly support young people to engage in healthy relationships and increasing their understanding of how they might be in risky situations related to CSE. Professional consultation - our Clinical Psychologist can offer a psychological overview of a young person or family’s situation, offering advice as to what might improve their situation. Specialist family support around CSE - our worker will engage with the family and see what sort of service would best suit them given their circumstances, considering the needs of the whole family including siblings and parents. Therapeutic work for the young person or family - CLEAR have a team of therapists trained in working with children and young people. If it is appropriate arrangements could be made to seek funding for a piece of therapeutic work. Fun activities

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 01872 540 366

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  • Intercom Trust

    Intercom Trust

    LGBT Families and Friends
    We provide confidential help, support and advocacy for people who have an lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) family member or who have issues as an LGBT person in their family.

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 0800 612 3010

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  • The Zone

    The Zone

    Would you like help for your family, friends or children?
    We offer free and confidential support on a one to one basis to young people aged 13 - 25. Our drop in is open Monday to Friday between 12pm - 5pm. There's no need to make an appointment.

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 01752 206626

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  • The Zito Partnership

    The Zito Partnership

    Psychological, Practical and Logistical support
    1:1 psychological support utilising a stepped approach Practical and logistical support Social support which will include signposting to other agencies Support through the complaints process Support through court, coroners court and inquests Support through formal investigations Media advice

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 07518 146034

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  • Citizens Advice Devon

    Citizens Advice Devon

    Relationships and families
    Citizens Advice can often help manage the consequences of a relationship or family break-up, especially where these concern, benefits, money, child maintenance and housing.

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 03444 111 444

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  • First Light

    First Light

    Are any of your family, friends or children experiencing domestic abuse or sexual violence?
    Twelves Company is a registered specialist charity that offers free and confidential support to victims of either sexual violence (in the Plymouth area) or domestic abuse (in Cornwall) Either visit our website for further details or contact us on 03458 121212 (Plymouth) or 0300 777 4 777 (Cornwall)

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 03458121212

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  • Safer Stronger Consortium

    Safer Stronger Consortium

    Have your family, friends or children been effected by the crime committed against you?
    In Cornwall SSC has a number of members who can offer support to your friends, family or children these include; CASS, White Gold, BF Adventure, PCDT, the Dracaena Centre, Wild and Konnect Cornwall. You can identify them by the Safer Stronger Logo. To be referred to them please contact the SSC Coordinator.

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 07949 455 443

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  • Addaction


    Drugs or alcohol causing you problems?
    Addaction Cornwall and RISE in Devon provide a gateway to detox across the South West. YZUP in Cornwall also offers support to under 18s. We offer a free, confidential and non-judgmental service, open to all those who feel their alcohol/drug use is becoming a problem. Our service doesn’t just address drug and alcohol use, but offers education, training, employment and volunteering opportunities, peer support and support for family and friends. Visit or call 08451 302605

    Call: 08451 302605

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  • Routeways Centre Limited

    Routeways Centre Limited

    Routeways family. friends and children Support
    Routeways is a universal and generic service providing information and advice to parents/carers children and young people in the Plymouth area. We offer impartial information and if we cannot meet your needs we can signpost or supportively refer to appropriate agencies/services.

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 01752 300700

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  • Exeter Community Initiatives

    Exeter Community Initiatives

    Family and mentor support
    We can offer one to one family support and volunteer mentor support. Family Support Workers are skilled in working with families. They will assess the family’s strengths and needs and together with agree an action plan. Our volunteer mentors are also well trained and able to provide non-judgemental support to help out with the practicalities of life.

    Call: 01392205800

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  • Equus Solutions

    Equus Solutions

    EQUUS SOLUTIONS My family, friends and children
    EAT can help family and/or relationship problems by encouraging new ways to communicate, express your feelings and establishing boundaries. Working with horses challenges established patterns of behaviour and flags up those which are not working. You will be helped to find new ways to express yourself and work together.

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 01736711508

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  • North Devon Sunrise

    North Devon Sunrise

    Family, friends and children - Are you from a Minority Ethnic Group, an asylum seeker, refugee or migrant worker living in North Devon or Torridge?
    North Devon Sunrise can support you on issues surrounding family life by providing free, confidential support, information and advocacy. We also organise opportunities for individuals and families to come together and socialise in the local community.

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 01271 328915

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  • Young Minds

    Young Minds

    YoungMinds: Parents Helpline - 0808 802 5544
    Helping parents and carers to understand their child’s behaviour and enabling them to secure the right professional help for their children is crucial. YoungMinds free Parents' Helpline is a lifeline to thousands of parents and carers each year who are worried about the emotional problems or behaviour of a child or young person. The telephone service is supported by a specialist callback service and email support.

    Call: 020 7089 5050

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  • Childnet


    Looking to Keep your Family Safe Online?
    Whether you’re puzzled by parental controls or would like to know more about gaming, the parents and carers section of child net can help. We all know that it can sometimes be challenging to keep up to speed with what children and young people are doing online. Luckily on this site you’ll find a whole host of useful ways to keep your child safe.

    Call: 0207 639 6967

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  • Connect Safely

    Connect Safely

    Smart Socializing Starts Here
    From creating strong passwords, to dealing with cyberbullying, Connect Safely is an online resource which provides a wide range of tips and advice for using, and monitoring the safe use of, the internet.

    Call: Website Support Only

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  • Devon Childrens Service Directory (DISC)

    Devon Childrens Service Directory (DISC)

    Family Information Service and directory
    DISC, the Devon Family Information Service is here to offer advice, information, and support for those looking for childcare and child services across the county.

    Call: 0345 155 1013

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  • Devon Family Solutions

    Devon Family Solutions

    Family Mediation
    Mediation is a confidential way for couples to arrive together at fair, long lasting arrangements, thus reducing the pain and trauma associated with separation or divorce. Any of the problems which arise when couples part can be discussed during mediation sessions. Assessment meetings are free for everyone whether you qualify for Legal Aid or are privately paying.

    Call: 01392 454 940

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  • BF Adventure

    BF Adventure

    Family support
    Being a victim of crime can have an impact on the whole family and put extra pressures on family life. Our Family Activity Days are a great way to get together, enjoy some quality time and have a positive shared experience. Our instructors are skilled in inspiring confidence and building communication between groups using outdoor activities as their tool. If your children require more intensive support, our Skills For Life programme might be suitable; just ask for further information.

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 01326 340912

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  • Devon Young Carers

    Devon Young Carers

    Are you a Young Carer in Devon?
    Devon Carers provides a consistent approach to the way in which young carers are supported across Devon. The types of services young carers currently benefit from include: â? Respite activities, including residential weekends â? Drop-ins/ Clubs â? School clubs â? Family support â? Advocacy â? Information and signposting â? Counselling â? Transport to and from activities Contact us to find out we can help.

    Call: 08456 434 435

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  • Brake


    Do you family need support with a road traffic incident?
    Brake’s services include: • A specialist, freephone helpline, 0808 8000 401 or, open 10am-4pm weekdays. Run by experienced professionals, the helpline offers emotional support, practical information, guidance on criminal justice system procedures, help overcoming problems or getting answers to questions, and help accessing services like counseling, group support or legal advice. • Support packs and books, handed to families by police following all road deaths and available at They include information on practical and emotional matters following road death and injury and are available for families bereaved by crashes in England & Wales, Scotland or Northern Ireland, serious injury victims, and bereaved children. Information in them can be explained over the phone or they can be ordered in hard copy through the Brake helpline.

    Call: 0808 8000 401

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  • The Dracaena Centre

    Family Restorative Conferencing
    A restorative approach to repairing harm within a family unit identifying 'significant others' who can provide support, encouragement and a shared sense of accountability and responsibility with a particular focus on owning and naming areas of risk within the family.

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 01326 319414

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  • Konnect Cornwall CIC

    Konnect Cornwall CIC

    Family help.
    We help with issues around family, friends and children by ‘Konnecting’ victims to existing and relevant bespoke provisions, if required, whilst helping them deal with immediate issues and future crime prevention. By fully assessing / risk managing situations using experienced and caring staff from professional backgrounds. We are experienced in family support and will look to help build towards a positive outcome with practical and enabling support. Confidentiality is a priority with us.

    Call: 01736 339277

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  • Embrace

    Do you need to know someone cares?
    Embrace child victims of crime is a charity that was established to help child vicitms of crime cope and recover from the crime they have experienced. They offer activities and counselling support to children that need support We help to take away the hurt, restore some normality to young lives and reassure them that other people really do care. We work with police officers in every force in the UK, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man to offer practical and emotional support. We provide support for individuals whether they need cheering up, someone who will listen to them or professional help. You can contact them on or call 08456099960

  • National Association for People Abused in Childhood

    National Association for People Abused in Childhood

    Do you know a survivor of childhood abuse who needs support?
    Our support line is staffed by trained volunteers, experienced in helping repair the harm of childhood abuse. If you are supporting someone who was abused – whether as a family member, friend, professional or volunteer – our support line staff can point you in the right direction. Call free on 0808 801 0331 from landlines and all mobile networks Our lines are open 10am till 9pm Monday to Thursday and 10am till 6pm on Friday.

    Call: 0808 801 0331

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  • Barnardos West Devon Children's Centres

    Family, Friends and Children
    Here in the West Devon Cluster of Children's Centres we understand that emotional & physical abuse can impact on all areas of your life & that of your children. We will help you find support that will enable you to keep yourself & your children safe from harm. We pride ourselves on our ability to create the best care package to every situation.

    Call: 01822 614210 / 01837 658621

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  • Revenge Porn Helpline

    Professionals Online Safety Helpline
    We can support anyone who works with children and young people to deal with CSE or other online risks. We work closely with CEOP and the internet industry, as well as our partners the Internet Watch Foundation to reduce harm to young people and resolve online issues.

    Call: 0845 6000 459

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  • Citizens Advice Plymouth

    Citizens Advice Plymouth

    Family, Friends and Children
    We aim to provide the advice people need for the problems they face and improve the policies and practices that affect people's lives. We provide free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities. We value diversity, promote equality and challenge discrimination.

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 03444 111 444

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  • Brook


    Brook is here to help you talk about your family and friends
    Brook 1-1 works with young people (11-25) in a confidential setting of your choice to provide non-judgmental advice, information and guidance around any issue relating to sex and relationships. Our mission is to support young people to make informed, active choices about their personal and sexual relationships so they can enjoy their sexuality without harm. if you would like one of our Brook 1-1 workers to come and visit you then please get in touch

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 01209 710088

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  • Remembering Our Roots CIC

    Remembering Our Roots CIC

    1 to 1 Bushcraft, Survival Skills & Mentoring
    We provide opportunities for victims of crime to spend time reconnecting to nature, reflecting & coming to terms with their experiences and learning tools to help them to move forwards positively, joyfully and confidently with their lives. Depending on the individual, we will recommend which of our team could be most appropriate for you. Between us we have qualifications & experience in Counselling, Eco-Therapy, Bushcraft & Survival, Mythological Storytelling & Life-Coaching.

    Group Bushcraft, Wilderness Skills & Mentoring
    We provide opportunities for victims of crime to spend time reconnecting to nature, reflecting & coming to terms with their experiences and learning tools to help them to move forwards positively, joyfully and confidently with their lives. Depending on the individual, we will recommend which of our team could be most appropriate for you. Between us we have qualifications & experience in Counselling, Eco-Therapy, Bushcraft & Survival, Mythological Storytelling & Life-Coaching.

    Call: 07854 102646

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  • Tor Support Services

    Tor Support Services

    We offer counselling to those aged 5-25 years old, living in Okehampton or the surrounding area. We have trained counsellors who can help in dealing with multiple problems, including Child Sexual Exploitation. We can work with children, Parents, careers and other family members together or alone.

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 07886444263

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  • Devon Family Resource

    Devon Family Resource

    Help needed with repairing the effects of crime on children and families?
    Devon Family Resource works with children and parents as victims of crime, and with the whole family to assist them to repair the effects of crime and anti social behaviour and to build their resilience to face the future.

    Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited member

    Call: 01392 205800

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Talk to the Victim Care Unit

Call: 01392 475900


I do not want to report the crime to the police but I still want support

Call: 0300 3030 554

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