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English definition of “victim support”

victim support

noun [U]   UK
the act of providing emotional and practical help for people who suffer because of a crime, or an organization that provides this: a victim support group/scheme The police put me in touch with Victim Support.Counselling and psychotherapyHelpers and accomplicesPeople who help or serve people professionally
(Definition of victim support noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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