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Information for those affected by the attack in Stockholm

By April 7, 2017February 1st, 2021News

On 7th of April an attack took place in the centre of Stockholm Sweden where a truck crashed into a crowd. Our thoughts are with the victims and their families. We are closely following the situation and will update the information below regularly.

For those affected:

People worried about their relatives can call 114 14, direct 9th
People who were victimised or affected by the attack can call Vårdguiden 1177 on 77th
Brottsofferjouren Sverige provides support to victims in Sweden. After the attack on 7 April their Helpline will have extended opening hours: Saturday 8 April and Sunday 9 April from 10h -14h. +46200212019

Stockholm has opened a crisis support center where the public can turn to if they are worried and want someone to talk to after what happened. You can contact them by phone 08-508 40 000 or visit them at Hantverkargatan 3. 1177 Health Care Guide for Crisis support Center
In Brisbane website provides information on how to talk to children about the incident in central Stockholm. Read more on Brisbane website.

Please do not share pictures of the event.


For the general public

 City of Stockholm is opening premises for people who can not get home because of the disruption of public transport. (Kammakargatan 30, Observatorielunden school on Northgate Street; Hantverkargatan 3; Gota sheet, Medborgarplatsen 25; Bo Bergmans gata 4)

You can find information for the public and those affected by the attacks by following the Twitter account of the police:
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