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“Whoever the victim, and whatever the crime, we will always put them first and give the best possible support, care and advice”

News & Views

A visit from HRH Princess Anne

Posted by Danni on October 2nd, 2018 Yesterday we were honoured to receive HRH Princess Anne to our offices at Victims First Northumbria to present our Restorative Services Quality Mark award and unveil a commemorative plaque for the service, recognising our work supporting victims of crime across the region. Ruth Parker our CEO had this to say : "Victims First Northumbria Chief... Read more

A word from our first Victims First GNR Runner

Posted by Danni on September 18th, 2018 One of our volunteers Andrew, ran the Great North Run the Sunday before last and raised a fantastic £220 for the charity.  He was our first GNR runner and we were delighted that he chose us as his cause to focus his money raising efforts on, given the many worthy causes out there. Massive well... Read more

Ministry of Justice Victims Strategy Published

Posted by Danni on September 18th, 2018 Ministry of Justice have published the Victims Strategy on the 10th September 2018. You can read the full document here

“Deposit Your Closet” Clothing Drive

Posted by Danni on July 27th, 2018   We regularly work with desperate women (and men) who have experienced domestic violence and have had to leave their family homes - often with very little and sometimes nothing but the clothes they stand up in. We are collecting unworn / unwanted clothes, shoes, accessories and DVDs to help raise money to buy new... Read more

Victims First Northumbria at Northern Pride 2018

Posted by Danni on July 25th, 2018 Northern Pride 2018 Stall Victims First Northumbria attended Northern Pride for the third year running this weekend. What a great day. The weather was amazing, people were in great spirits, the Queen popped by as did the Police. Some great community engagement and we even had a live broadcast on Facebook Live via Spice FM.... Read more