The impact of crime is an individual thing and is different for everyone. However, it can affect many different areas of a person’s life. If you have worries such as below, it may help to talk to Victim Support whether it happened last week, last month or years ago and whether or not the Police have been informed.
Feeling scared It was my fault Avoiding people and places Not going out Not able to go to work Feel sick all the time Can’t sleep Ability to get to work etc. They took all my money I didn’t have insurance Fear of it happening again Feeling vulnerable
Other people may be affected by the incident too.
Anyone impacted by crime can contact Victim Support. For support take a look at our website https://humbersouthyorks.victimsupport.org.uk
Victims can also use the website to contact us via Live Chat. Or call VICTIM SUPPORT on 0300 303 1976.