Recycling and rubbish collection days are changing for some households in Mendip and South Somerset. Read about the changes and how they may affect you.


Lighthouse is a team of staff from the police and victim support organisations, working together to guide, advise and support the victims and witnesses of crime.

You can find out more on the Lighthouse Victim and Witness Care website.

Victim Support

Victim Support is an independent charity dedicated to supporting victims of crime and traumatic incidents. They provide specialist help to support people to cope and recover to the point where they feel they are back on track with their lives.

You can find information on keeping yourself safe on the Victim Support website.

Young Victim Support

Young Victim Support is for young people aged 5 to 18 (can be up to 25 for those with additional needs) who want help and support when they have been victims of (or affected by) crime, anti-social behaviour or domestic abuse. Find out more here on the Avon and Somerset Police website.

Last reviewed: May 1, 2024 by Daniel

Next review due: November 1, 2024

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