The National Commission for Protection of Children and Young People at Risk coordinates the work of different agencies and organisations in the field of assistance to children at risk and supports the establishment of emergency shelters for children and young people at risk.
The National Commission for Protection of Children and Young People at Risk
The Directorate General of Social Affairs provides psychological counselling to children participating in criminal proceedings and is responsible for the protection of and assistance to child victims of crime.
The Directorate General of Social Affairs
The Portuguese Association for Victim Support (APAV) provides information and free and confidential legal, psychological, social, emotional and practical support to victims of crime.
The Portuguese Association for Victim Support (APAV)
For contact details of the Network of Victim Support Offices and the Support Unit for Migrant Victims of Crime and Victims of Discrimination click here.
The Commission for Equality and Against Racial Discrimination is an independent commission, specialised in combating racial discrimination, which receives and investigates complaints of racial discrimination.
The Commission for Equality and against Racial Discrimination
The Open Window - Support to Victims of Domestic Violence is a local organisation providing support to victims of domestic violence in the region Vale do Sousa.
The Open Window - Support to Victims of Domestic Violence
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