The number of clients served at Victim Support Finland clearly increased in 2016. Altogether, there were 44 000 client contacts which showed an increase of 24 % from 2015.
The number of longer-term support relations was 3600, an increase of 38 % from 2015.
The number of individual clients in different services was 8400.
The biggest increase in services was in the online chat service where the number of discussions doubled from 2015.
The number of proper discussion was 1100 in 2016. Also the number of Victim Support Finland’s volunteers increased from 320 to 430.