Victims and Survivors Service

The Victims and Survivors Service (VSS) was established in December 2020 to provide dedicated and specialist long term support and services to survivors of Historical Institutional Abuse (HIA).    Further information is available at  https://www.victimsservice.org/historical-institutional-abuse-hia/

VSS is open from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday.  You can make contact:

In person***   Survivors of HIA

                        28-32 Alfred Street

                        4th Flooor

                        Belfast

                        BT2 8EN

*** currently by appointment only due to Covid restrictions

Telephone     02890 311678

Webchat        www.victimsservice.org

Email             hiaenquiries@vssni.org

Support and services have been designed with survivors in a way that offers choice and flexibility and will be unique to your individual needs.

These include:

VSS Support Services
VSS Support Services

VSS provides support and care locally across NI with two community partners.

WAVE Trauma Cente

www.wavetraumacentre.org.uk
028 8225 2522

Advice NI (for Welfare Advice and Information Recovery and Retrieval)

www.adviceni.net
028 9064 5919

 

Do you live outside of Northern Ireland?

If you live outside NI, VSS and the community partners are here to help.   They will work with you to find support and services which meet your needs in your local area.