Sacro helps create safer and more cohesive communities across Scotland.
From providing conflict resolution that prevents disputes from escalating to supporting prisoners on release, we'll work with you to repair harm and reduce conflict and reoffending.
Criminal JusticeOur Criminal Justice services help reduce offending in communities. Find out more
Youth JusticeOur Youth Justice Services offer support to those affected by and responsible for harm. Find out more
MediationOur skilled Community Mediators deal with local disputes and help make communities safe. Find out more
A project supporting victims of honour abuse is to be set up in Edinburgh amid a rise in the number of reported cases. It follows a survey that suggests the offence is accepted by a significant number of families in Edinburgh's black and ethnic minority communities. The support project was set up by Sacro, Edinburgh and Lothians Regional Equality Council and the charity Multi-Cultural Family Base, following consultation with Police Scotland
So-called honour crime is when a family member abuses a relative they believe has shamed the family or community.