Get emotional support if you’ve been scammed

This advice applies to Scotland. See advice for See advice for England, See advice for Northern Ireland, See advice for Wales

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.

You can:

The Samaritans

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.

You can:

You can also find a branch of the Samaritans near you if you'd like to speak to someone in person.

Page last reviewed on 11 June 2019