Victim Support Lerwick

Welcome to your local Victim Support Service, based in Market House, Lerwick (the third sector hub building operated by Voluntary Action Shetland).

We work in partnership with a number of agencies, to whom referrals are possible, and accept referrals from all partnership agencies. Our service has a support team specialising in:

  • Support for people after a crime
  • Help with Victim Impact Statements
  • Reporting a crime through our Third Party Reporting service
  • Information regarding court attendance for victims and witnesses
  • IDAA (Independent Domestic Abuse Advocate) service for male victims of domestic abuse

We offer confidential, free support for victims and witnesses of crime, and have appointments available to meet with our support team.

Victim Support Lerwick

Market House
Market Street

01595 744524

Opening hours

Monday  Closed
Tuesday  10am – 2pm
Wednesday  10am – 2pm
Thursday  10am – 2pm
Friday  10am – 2pm

If you need support outwith these hours, our helpline is open 8am-8pm, Mon-Fri: 0800 160 1985