Get emotional support if you’ve been scammed
If you're stressed or worried because of a scam, you can talk to someone from these organisations.
Victim Support Scotland
You can get free, confidential help from Victim Support Scotland if you've been affected by a scam.
- call the Victim Support Scotland Helpline for free on 0800 160 1985 (Mon - Fri 8am-8pm)
- contact your local Victim Support
If you're having a hard time and want to talk to someone, you can get in touch with the Samaritans. Their helpline is open 24 hours a day, every day of the year.
- call the Samaritans for free on 116 123116 123
- email the Samaritans
You can also find a branch of the Samaritans near you if you'd like to speak to someone in person.