Compensation and Reparations

International Organizations

Directory of International Crime Victim Compensation Programs

Crime victim compensation programs have become a significant resource to those recovering from the devastating impact of crime by helping to pay for medical treatment, mental health counseling, lost wages, and funeral and burial expenses.

National Organizations

National Association of Crime Victim Compensation Boards

The National Association of Crime Victim Compensation Boards is an organization that advocates for and supports the right of crime victims to compensation.  Their website provides links to each state’s victim compensation program.

Statewide Organizations

Alabama Crime Victims Compensation Commission

(800) 541-9388 
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.

Arizona Crime Victim Compensation Program

This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, and funeral costs.

California Victim Compensation Program

800-777-9229
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, child care, relocation costs, job retraining, crime scene cleanup, and funeral costs.

Connecticut Crime Victim Compensation Program

(888) 286 7347
(860) 263 2761
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.

Directory of International Crime Victim Compensation Programs

Crime victim compensation programs have become a significant resource to those recovering from the devastating impact of crime by helping to pay for medical treatment, mental health counseling, lost wages, and funeral and burial expenses.

Georgia Crime Victims Compensation Program

(404) 657-2222
Toll free: (800) 547-0060
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.

Idaho Crime Victims Compensation Program

(800) 950-2110
(208) 334-6080
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.

IllinoisVictims.org

Call: 312-882-4584
Email: IllinoisVictims@gmail.com
Illinois’ grassroots victims rights organization, sharing information and resources for victims of violent crime, advocating for the enforcement of our Constitutionally guaranteed victims rights, and for public safety.

Iowa Crime Victims Compensation Program

(800) 373-5044
(515) 281-5044
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, crime scene cleanup, limited replacement of property, and funeral costs.

Kentucky Crime Victims Compensation Board

(502) 573-2290
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.

Maine Crime Victims Compensation Program

(800) 903-7882
(207) 624-7882
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, crime scene cleanup, and funeral costs.

Massachusetts Victims of Violent Crime Compensation Program

(617) 727-2200
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.

Minnesota Crime Victim Reparations

(651) 201-7300
(888) 622-8799
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, child care, crime scene cleanup, and funeral costs.

Missouri Crime Victims’ Compensation Fund

(800) 347-6881
(573) 526-6006
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.

Nebraska Crime Victim Reparation Services

(402) 471-2828
(800) 833-7352
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.

New Hampshire Victims’ Assistance Commission

(800) 300-4500
(603) 271-1284
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, relocation costs, and funeral costs.

New Mexico Crime Victims Reparation Commission

(800) 306-6262
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.

North Carolina Department of Public Safety Victim Services

(919) 733-7974 or (800) 826-6200
The Victim Services program provides information and assistance to crime victims, including victim compensation services, rape victim assistance, prisons, probation and parole information and a statewide automated victims assiatnce notification system.

Ohio Crime Victim Compensation Program

(800) 582-2877
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, crime scene cleanup, replacement of property taken as evidence, and funeral costs.

Oregon Crime Victims Compensation Program

(503) 378-5938
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, rehabilitation costs, and funeral costs.

Rhode Island Crime Victim Compensation Fund

(401) 462-7655
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.

South Dakota Crime Victims Compensation Program

(800) 696-9476
(605) 773-6317
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of earnings, loss of support, funeral, or crime scene cleanup.

Texas Crime Victim Compensation Program

(800) 983-9933
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of earnings, loss of support, funeral costs, crime scene clean-up, replacement of property seized as evidence, travel, and relocation.

Vermont Victim Compensation Program

(800) 750-1213
(802) 241-1250
TTY: (802) 241-1258 / (800) 845-4874
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of earnings, funeral costs, and limited relocation assistance.

Washington Crime Victims Compensation Program

(800) 762-3716

This program was created to help victims with the many costs associated with violent crime. The program provides financial compensation to crime victims for such expenses as medical bills, loss of financial support, and funeral expenses.

West Virginia Crime Victims Compensation Fund

(877) 562-6878
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.

Wyoming Crime Victim Compensation

(888) 996-8816
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.

Alaska Violent Crimes Compensation Board

907-465-3040
800-764-3040
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.

Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Program

501-682-1020
800-448-3014
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, crime scene cleanup, and funeral costs.

Colorado Crime Victims Compensation Program

303-239-4493
888-282-1080
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, residential property damage, and funeral costs.

Delaware Victims’ Compensation Assistance Program

Delaware Helpline: 800-464-HELP
302-255-1770
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.

Florida Crime Victim Compensation

Toll Free: (800) 226-6667
Tallahassee Area Residents: (800) 414-300
Division of Victim Services: (850) 414-3300
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.

Hawaii Crime Victims Compensation Commission

808-587-1143
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.

Illinois Crime Victim Compensation Program

(800) 228-3368
(877) 398-1130 TTY
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, relocation, crime scene cleanup, limited replacement of property, and funeral costs.

Indiana Violent Crime Victim Compensation Fund

(800) 353-1484
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, child care, attorney fees, and funeral costs.

Kansas Crime Victims Compensation Board

(785) 296-2359
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.

Louisiana Crime Victims Reparations Board

(225) 342-1749
(888) 6-VICTIM
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, child care, crime scene cleanup, and funeral costs.

Maryland Criminal Injuries Compensation Board

(410) 585-3010
(888) 679-9347
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.

Michigan Crime Victims Compensation Assistance

(517) 373-7373
Victim only: (877) 251-7373
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.

Mississippi Crime Victim Compensation Division

(800) 829-6766
(601) 359-6766
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, travel, crime scene cleanup, and funeral costs.

Montana Crime Victim Compensation Program

(800) 498-6455
(406) 444-3653
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.

Nevada Victims of Crime Program

North: (775) 687-8428
South: (702) 486-2740
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, travel and temporary relocation costs, child care, crime scene cleanup, and funeral costs.

New Jersey Victims of Crime Compensation

(877) 658-2221
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, crime scene cleanup, and funeral costs.

New York Crime Victim Compensation Program

(800) 247-8035
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, crime scene cleanup, travel, limited property replacement, $1,000 in attorney fees for representation, and funeral costs.

North Dakota Crime Victim Compensation Board

(800) 445-2322
(701) 328-6195
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.

Oklahoma Crime Victims Compensation Program

(800) 745-6098
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, crime scene cleanup, and funeral costs.

Pennsylvania Victim Compensation Assistance Program

(800) 233-2339
(717) 783-5153
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of earnings, loss of support, stolen cash, relocation, funeral, or crime scene cleanup.

South Carolina Victim Compensation Fund

(803) 734-1900
Victim only: (800) 220-5370
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of earnings, loss of support, and funeral costs.

Tennessee Crime Victims’ Compensation Fund

(615) 741-2734
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.


Utah Crime Victim Reparations

(800) 621-7444
(801) 238-2360
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.

Virginia Criminal Injuries Compensation Fund

(800) 552-4007
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, and funeral costs.

Washington D.C. Crime Victims Compensation Program

(202) 879-4216
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, travel expenses, relocation costs, crime scene cleanup, and funeral costs.

Wisconsin Crime Victim Compensation

(800) 446-6564
TTY: (800) 947-3529
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, limited property reimbursement, and funeral costs.