You are experiencing a traumatic event. Your mental and physical health may be shaken. This event may also have consequences on other aspects of your life (employment, schooling, administrative procedures, finances, etc.).
You can be helped and supported by a network of associations. The professionals (lawyers, social workers, psychologists) of these associations offer free, personalized, local support. They can provide you with psychological support, inform you about your rights and possible compensation. But they can also assist you and accompany you throughout your steps and the legal procedure if you need to file a complaint.
Some associations deal with all situations and others are more specialized:
Retrouvez plus de 200 associations dans l’annuaire d’aide aux victimes agréés par le ministère de la Justice, et sur le site de la Fédération France Victimes.