Victim Support

Lighthouse Victim and Witness Care


If you have been a witnesses or a victim of a crime in Avon & Somerset, you may be contacted by Lighthouse.

Lighthouse is a team of staff from Avon & Somerset Constabulary and victim support organisations, working together to guide, advise and support victims and witnesses. Their teams are based at three hubs in Keynsham, Bristol and Bridgwater to ensure that each victim receives the tailored support and service they need local to them.

For more information, visit the Lighthouse website

Victim Support

logo.pngVictim Support (VS) is an independent charity dedicated to supporting victims of crime and traumatic incidents in England and Wales. Their purpose is to provide specialist help to support people to cope and recover to the point where they feel they are back on track with their lives.

Victim Support is independent from the government, the police, local authorities and criminal justice system, but work closely with them and others to achieve their vision – a world where victims and witnesses are given the support they need and the respect they deserve.

For more information, visit the Victim Support website or call the Victim Support support line on 08081 689 111