Compass House is a new facility in Ashford providing co-ordinated care and advice services to victims and witnesses of crime across Kent.
Victim Support provides free and confidential support to victims of crime in Kent, which can be delivered over the telephone or face-to-face in the community.
The types of support that can be provided are:
• Emotional support
• Signposting and onward referral
• Information and advice
• Practical advice
• Immediate management of particular needs or vulnerabilities
Kent Police’s Witness Care Unit supports witnesses post-charge as their case passes through the criminal justice system. They will assign a Witness Care Officer as a single point of contact for victims and witnesses following charge or not guilty plea or to guilty cases involving vulnerable and intimidated victims and witnesses.
For free and confidential support call 01622 650300 or email compass.house.ashford@Kent.pnn.police.uk