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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

Victims First Northumbria wish Dame Vera Baird QC congratulations on new post

Posted by Danni on May 17th, 2019 . The staff and Board members from Victims First Northumbria would like to congratulate Dame Vera Baird QC on her appointment to the position of Home Office’s Victims Commissioner for England and Wales. We would like to wish her every success in the new role and to thank her for the constant support she has... Read more

Victims First Northumbria turns 4!

Posted by Danni on April 1st, 2019 Today Victims First turns 4! What an incredible year we have had We have supported over 60,000 victims of crime - which is incredible. We have a 99% satisfaction rate for supporting these victims. We launched an Enhanced service for vulnerable and persistently targeted victims offering more support options and additional service We welcomed HRH... Read more

You can now buy Victims First a coffee to support us!

Posted by Danni on March 11th, 2019 Ko-Fi is a new way to show your support for your chosen charity buy simply clicking the button and buying us a coffee. The price of a coffee (£3.00 ) will come nice and securely out of your Paypal account and go towards making huge differences to victims lives across Tyne and Wear and Northumberland.... Read more

Win a Children and Young Persons goody filled backpack!

Posted by Danni on February 18th, 2019 GIVEAWAY!!  We have 5 of our brilliant Children & Young Persons Back Packs filled with loads of goodies - safety colouring book, crayons and pencils, reflector, water bottle, swim bag, diary/notebook and pen to giveaway. To be in with a chance to win you need to visit our twitter page @VictimsFirstVFN Check out our pinned... Read more

Victims First Northumbria lead the way for Restorative Justice

Posted by Danni on November 19th, 2018 This week Victims First Northumbria (VFN) will be supporting International Restorative Justice Week to highlight its role in helping victims recover from their experience of crime.   As part of the work they carry out, VFN and a victim, Joan (not her real name), wanted to share Joan’s story to show the benefits the... Read more