Changing Lives in Bristol

We are excited to be working in Bristol for the first time in our history.  On 1st April 2019 we launched our new Victims of Crime Advocacy Service (VOCAS).  Working with adult victims of crime and antisocial behaviour in Avon & Somerset.

This service will work in close partnership with other victim support providers, and local specialist organisations.

Victims of Crime Advocacy Service (VOCAS)

We launched VOCAS in Bristol on 1st April 2019.

Adult victims can access advocacy, alongside practical and emotional support to help them to cope and recover from their experience and to engage with the criminal justice system if they choose to do so.   This enhanced adult service will be available for

  • adult victims who have barriers or additional support requirements linked to:
  • adult victims who have been targeted because of their:

*Race *Religion *Sexuality *Gender Identity *Mental health issues *Learning difficulties *Physical disabilities *Problems associated with old age *Problems associated with social exclusion or isolation

Find out more by visiting our VOCAS page.