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Attorneys for Victims in Civil Cases

  • Alaska Institute for Justice

    The Alaska Institute for Justice (formerly Alaska Immigration Justice Project) is a non-profit agency that provides low-cost immigration legal assistance to immigrants and refugees in all immigration applications including citizenship, permanent resident status, work permits, asylum, family-based petitions and immigration petitions for immigrant victims of  domestic violence, sexual assault and human trafficking. 

  • How do I find an attorney?

    Victims often need attorneys to protect their rights during the civil cases.  Anytime a victim is seeking an attorney (s)he will want to interview that attorney to ensure it is a good fit.  Some questions to ask as you consider retaining an attorney can be found here.
  • Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles

    Since 1929, Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles has provided civil legal services to poor and low-income people in Los Angeles County.

  • Metropolitan Family Services: Legal Aid Society

    The mission of the Legal Aid Society is to protect and strengthen families by providing equal access to justice for our most vulnerable citizens, including those who are impoverished, the elderly and victims of domestic violence.
  • The American Bar Association (ABA)

    The ABA’s website has links to many local and state bar associations which maintain lists of attorneys who may be able to represent victims in civil cases.
  • FindLegalHelp.org

    The American Bar Association’s Findlegalhelp.org website will guide you to a list of resources in your state, including pro bono legal representation for victims in civil cases.
  • LawHelp

    LawHelp.org assists low and moderate income people in finding free legal aid programs in their communities and answers to questions about their legal rights.  LawHelp’s website has referrals to resources for each state, including a mix of self-help resources and links to pro bono attorneys.
  • Lone Star Legal Aid

    Lone Star Legal Aid is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit law firm with a rich and deeply respected history of advocacy on behalf of low-income and underserved populations.  LSLA is the fourth largest free legal aid provider in the United States serving approximately 60,000 square miles, one-third of Texas, including 72 counties in the eastern and Gulf Coast regions of Texas, and also four counties of southwest Arkansas.
  • Rocky Mountain Victim Law Center

    Rocky Mountain Victim Law Center advocates for victims in state and federal court in Colorado by providing pro bono legal representation and social service support to these victims.
  • VictimConnect

    1-855-4VICTIM (1-855-484-2846)

    Chat.VictimConnect.org
    The VictimConnect Resource Center is a place for crime victims to learn about their rights and options confidentially and compassionately. A program of the National Center for Victims of Crime, it combines a helpline, an online chat, and web-based information and service referrals.

Child Victims

  • 1 in 6

    1 in 6 provides support for male victims of childhood sexual violence with general information, a national 24/7 online support line, and online therapy for residents of California.

  • Court Appointed Special Advocate Program (CASA)

    CASA volunteers are appointed by judges to advocate for abused and neglected children, and to make sure they don’t get lost in the overburdened legal and social service system or languish in inappropriate group or foster homes. Volunteers stay with each case until it is closed and the child is placed in a safe, permanent home.
  • Murder Victims’ Families for Reconciliation

    877-896-4702

    MVFR identifies, engages and mobilizes its members to build communities of support that educate the public on the harms of the death penalty, the true needs of the victim’s families and the transformative power of restorative justice to promote a more compassionate and just society.

  • National Children’s Advocacy Center

    (256) 533-KIDS (5437)
    The National Children’s Advocacy Center (NCAC), located in Huntsville, Alabama, revolutionized the United States’ response to child sexual abuse. Since its creation in 1985, the NCAC has served as a model for the 1000+ Children’s Advocacy Centers (CACs) now operating in the United States and in more than 27 countries throughout the world. The site has resources for kids, parents and professionals.
  • Parents for Megan’s Law and the Crime Victim Center (PFML/CVC)

    (888) 275-7365
    PFML/CVC provides a national helpline, community support, and assistance on issues related to Megan’s Law, sex offender management and sexual assault prevention.  They are a New York State Certified Rape Crisis Center and are funded by the U.S. Justice Department to staff the National Megan’s Law Helpline to support the community when sex offender notifications are implemented and to provide appropriate law enforcement referrals when registrants are failing to comply with registration requirements.
  • Tahirih Justice Center

    Baltimore office: (410) 999-1900
    National and Greater Washington DC office: (571) 282-6161
    Houston office: (713)496-0100
    Serving Maryland, the greater Washington DC area, and the greater Houston area, the Tahirih Justice Center provides legal and social services to immigrants escaping or experiencing gender-based violence.  They can also provide specialized assistance to victims facing or fleeing forced marriages.
  • Wilbanks Child Endangerment and Sexual Exploitation Clinic

    (706) 369-5788
    The Wilbanks Child Endangerment and Sexual Exploitation (CEASE) Clinic is the first of its kind in the nation, representing survivors of child sexual abuse in tort litigation. The clinic not only provides direct representation to survivors, but also serves as a teaching center as part of the University of Georgia School of Law.
  • Children’s Defense Fund - Minnesota

    (651) 227-6121
    Children’s Defense Fund-Minnesota, founded in 1985, is a state partner of the national organization with a unique focus on the needs of Minnesota’s children and families. To achieve its goals, CDF-MN advocates at the local, state and federal levels on behalf of children, and conducts research, outreach and youth development initiatives.
  • Klaas Kids Foundation

    The Foundation’s mission is to stop crimes against children. The website contains links to each state’s “Megan’s Law” – a law that requires sex offender registration and community notification.  The website also provides educational information regarding child safety and missing children.
  • National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC)

    NCMEC is a private, nonprofit organization which was created in 1984. NCMEC’s mission is to serve as the nation’s resource on issues of missing and sexually exploited children. The website contains resources and links for parents, children, advocates, and attorneys regarding issues of child safety, sex offenders, victimization, and recovery.
  • National Children’s Alliance Child Advocacy Centers

    Child Advocacy Centers emphasize the coordination of investigation and intervention services by bringing together professionals and agencies as a multidisciplinary team to create a child-focused approach to child abuse cases.  Use the “Find a local National Children’s Alliance Member Location” on their website for referrals to services.
  • Parents of Murdered Children (POMC)

    (888) 818-POMC
    (513) 721-5683
    Parents of Murdered Children (POMC®) provides ongoing emotional support to help parents and other survivors of homicide facilitate the reconstruction of a “new life” and to promote a healthy resolution. Not only does POMC® help survivors deal with their grief, but also helps with advocacy in the criminal justice system. There are POMC® Chapters across the country which hold monthly meetings and provide support, advocacy, and court accompaniment. POMC®’s website provides numerous educational and support materials, and contains links to a topic forum that allows survivors to communicate with other survivors.
  • The Custody Project

    850-682-3460
    The Custody Project assists mothers and their children with visitation and custody expenses. The organization assists with financial crises affecting care, custody and visitation. They are able to help families with expenses such as rent, utilities, legal fees, education costs and heath costs.
  • Youth, Rights and Justice

    Youth, Rights & Justice serves children and youth-primarily those in foster care-who are abused, neglected or in trouble; students who face challenges at school; and parents who need help keeping their families intact.

Compensation and Reparations

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.

Disability Rights

  • Deaf Vermonters Advocacy Services (DVAS)

    The mission of DVAS is to enrich the lives of people with hearing loss by providing access to services, education and advocacy.  Their website offers links to resources and services for deaf victims in Vermont.
  • Disability Rights Washington

    (206) 324-1521 or Toll Free (800) 562-2702


    Language interpreters are available via the AT&T Language Line.
    Please use 711 for Washington Relay Service (TTY).

     

    Disability Rights Washington (DRW) is a private non-profit organization that protects the rights of people with disabilities statewide and provides free information to people with disabilities.  

  • Texas Safe Place

    (512) 927-9616 TTY
    The Deaf Services staff are culturally Deaf and fluent in ASL. Deaf, hard-of-hearing or Deaf/blind victims of domestic violence, sexual assault or rape can get free and confidential services in Austin/Travis County such as: counseling, SafeParenting classes, case management and advocacy services, and community trainings.
  • Disability Rights Oregon

    503-243-2081 or Toll Free 800-452-1694
    TTY users: dial 711
    Disability Rights Oregon (DRO) is a non-profit law office that provides advocacy and legal services to people with disabilities who have an issue related to their disability.  The organization provides free information and referral services.  
  • National Disability Rights Network (NDRN)

    (202) 408-9514
    Through training and technical assistance, legal support, and legislative advocacy, the NDRN works to create a society in which people with disabilities are afforded equality of opportunity and are able to fully participate by exercising choice and self-determination. NDRN is the nonprofit membership organization for the federally mandated Protection and Advocacy (P&A) Systems and Client Assistance Programs (CAP) for individuals with disabilities. Collectively, the P&A/CAP network is the largest provider of legally based advocacy services to people with disabilities in the United States.  The website offers a map with member organizations in each state that provide legal assistance on a variety of disability rights issues.
  • Washington Abused Deaf Women’s Advocacy Services (ADWAS)

    ADWAS provides comprehensive services to Deaf and Deaf-Blind victims/survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence, and stalking in Pierce, King, and Snohomish Counties in Washington State. ADWAS also partners with the National Domestic Violence Hotline to provide deaf advocates to deaf callers by communicating through Instant Messenger and videophone calls, Monday-Friday, 9am -5pm Pacific Standard Time.  TTY Hotline is available through the National Domestic Violence Hotline 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Domestic Violence

  • ACTION OHIO Coalition For Battered Women

    The Action Ohio Coalition for Battered Women is an organization of advocates for victims of domestic violence and stalking statewide.  Their website has referrals to resources and local service providers for victims, including shelter programs.
  • Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    1-800-650-6522
    The Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence is an organization of advocates for victims of domestic violence statewide.  Their website has referrals to local resources and service providers for victims, such as shelter programs.





  • Americans for Immigrant Justice: Domestic Violence & Human Trafficking Program

    305-573-1106
    AI Justice is a non-profit law firm that specializes in protecting and promoting immigrant rights in Florida and on a national level. Their Domestic Violence & Human Trafficking Program provides assistance to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, violent crime, or human trafficking.
  • Arizona Coalition to End Sexual and Domestic Violence

    The Arizona Coalition to End Sexual and Domestic Violence is an organization of advocates for victims of domestic violence statewide.  Their website has referrals to local resources and service providers for victims, such as shelter programs.
  • Asian Task Force Against Domestic Violence

    (617) 338-2355
    The mission is to eliminate family violence and to strengthen Asian families and communities.It provides direct services to ensure the safety, stabilization and empowerment of battered Asian families.
  • Ayuda

    (202) 387-4848
    Ayuda provides legal and social services to low-income immigrant victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, or human trafficking.
  • CAWS North Dakota

    (701) 255-6240
    The mission of CAWS North Dakota is to provide leadership and support in the identification, intervention, and prevention of domestic and sexual violence.  Their website has referrals to local shelter services and programs for victims of domestic violence, sexual abuse, and stalking throughout the state.
  • Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    (888) 774-2900
    (844) 831-9200 (Spanish)
    The Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence is a membership program of advocates for victims of domestic violence and stalking statewide.  Their website has referrals to local resources and service providers for victims, such as shelter programs.
  • Delaware Coalition Against Domestic Violence (DCADV)

    302-658-2958
    local 24-hour hotline:
    Northern Delaware: 302.762.6110 (bilingual)
    Southern Delaware: 302.422.8058 or 302.745.9874 (bilingual)

    The Delaware Coalition Against Domestic Violence is a statewide, nonprofit organization of domestic violence agencies and individuals working to eliminate domestic violence.  Their website has referrals to local resources and service providers for victims statewide, such as shelter services..
  • DrugRehab.com

    855-408-6156
    DrugRehab.com is a web resource provided and funded by Advanced Recovery Systems (ARS). ARS is an integrated behavioral health care management organization dedicated to the treatment of addiction, substance abuse, eating disorders and mental health issues. 
  • Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    (800) 500-1119
    TDD: (800) 621-4202
    The Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence is an organization of advocates for victims of domestic violence and stalking statewide.  Their website has referrals to local resources and service providers for victims, such as shelter programs.
  • Greater Boston Legal Services: Relocation Counseling Project

    Main Office: (617) 371-1234; Cambridge/Somerville: (617) 603-2700
    Main Office Toll free: (800) 323-3205
    TDD: Main Office: (617) 371-1228; Cambridge/Somerville: (617) 494-1757
    The RCP offers counseling to individuals and service providers in Massachusetts for victims/survivors who are seeking to relocate from or to Massachusetts for purposes of escaping an abuser.
  • Her Justice

    InMotion provides free legal services to low-income women in New York City. Their services are designed to address the unique needs of women who suffer from abuse—most of their clients are survivors of domestic violence. They focus on reaching women living in immigrant communities who are isolated by language and cultural barriers.
  • Idaho Coalition Against Sexual & Domestic Violence

    (208) 384-0419
    The mission of the Idaho Coalition Against Sexual & Domestic Violence is to provide education, assistance, and support to individuals, programs, and organizations dedicated to ending Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence.
  • Illinois Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    (877) 863-6338
    The Illinois Coalition Against Domestic Violence (ILCADV) is a non-profit membership organization of advocates for victims of domestic violence throughout Illinois.  Their website has referrals to local shelter services.
  • Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    (800) 332-7385

    (800) 787-3224 (TTY Helpline)

    The Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence is an organization of advocates for domestic violence and stalking victims throughout the state.  Their website has referrals to local support and service providers for victims, including shelter programs.
  • Kansas Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence

    Kansas Statewide Hotline: 1-888-END-ABUSE
    (888-363-2287)

    The purpose of the Coalition is the prevention and elimination of sexual and domestic violence through a statewide network of programs providing support and safety for all victims of sexual and domestic violence and stalking, with primary focus on women and their children; direct services; public awareness and education; advocacy for victims; comprehensive prevention; and, social change efforts.

  • Legal Resource Center on Violence Against Women

    The mission of the Legal Resource Center on Violence Against Women (LRC) is to improve legal representation for domestic violence survivors.  Specifically, the LRC works to obtain legal representation for domestic violence survivors in interstate custody cases and to provide technical assistance to domestic violence victim advocates and attorneys in such cases. 
     
  • Louisiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    (888) 411-1333
    The Louisiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence (LCADV) is a statewide network of domestic violence programs, supportive organizations, and individuals that share the goal of ending violence against women and children in Louisiana. Their website has referrals to local shelter services.
  • Maine Coalition to End Domestic Violence

    (866) 834-HELP
    MCEDV is a coalition of advocacy programs for victims of domestic violence and stalking.  Their website and 24-hour hotline, (866) 834-4357, provide referrals to local support services for victims throughout the state, including shelter programs.
  • Massachusetts Coalition Against Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence (Jane Doe Inc.)

    (617) 248-0922
    SafeLink hotline: (877) 785-2020
    TTY: (877) 521-2601
    Jane Doe Inc. (JDI) is a coalition of rape crisis centers, domestic violence programs, and other victim advocates in Massachusetts.  Their website has referrals to local victim support providers statewide.
  • Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women

    (866) 223-1111
    The Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women [MCBW] is a well-established, membership organization with over 80 member programs located throughout Minnesota with a strong history of effectively carrying out programming that advances women’s safety and security.
  • Missouri Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

    MCADSV is a coalition of advocacy programs for victims of domestic violence, sexual abuse, and stalking in Missouri.  Their website has referrals to local service and support providers throughout the state, including rape crisis center and shelter programs.
  • National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV)

    (800) 799 SAFE
    (800) 787 3224 (TTY)
    NCADV provides unique services to victims of domestic violence such as cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, and financial education.  NCVADV also operates the Remember My Name Project to memorialize people who have died as a result of domestic violence.
  • Nebraska Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Coalition

    (877)215-0167
    The Nebraska Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Coalition is a statewide advocacy organization committed to the prevention and elimination of sexual and domestic violence.  Their website has referrals to local victim support providers statewide.
  • Nevada Network Against Domestic Violence

    The Nevada Network Against Domestic Violence (NNADV) is a statewide organization that helps Nevada’s communities respond effectively to the needs of victims of domestic violence, stalking and trafficking. Their website has referrals to local shelter and support services throughout the state for victims.
  • New Jersey Coalition for Battered Women

    800-572-SAFE (7233)
    The New Jersey Coalition for Battered Women is a statewide association of victim advocacy programs.  Their website has referrals to local victim support services for victims of domestic violence and abuse throughout the state, including shelters.
  • New Mexico Victim Services

    (866) 627-3249
    The Victim Services Division is committed to offering resources and support to victims of crime and their families. The website provides links to services for victims of crime, domestic violence and sexual assault.
  • New York State Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    800-942-6906
    The New York State Coalition Against Domestic Violence is a non-profit membership organization of statewide victim advocates.  Their website has a directory of local support and service providers for victims of domestic violence, including shelters.
  • Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP)

    Western Washington office: (206) 587-4009 / (800) 445-5771
    Granger Office: (509) 854-2100 / (888) 756-3641
    Wenatchee Office: (509) 570-0054 / (866) 271-2084
    NWIRP provides legal services to low-income immigrant victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and other violent crimes.
  • Oregon Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

    (503) 230-1951
    The Oregon Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence (OCADSV) is a non-profit organization made up victim advocates in Oregon.  Their website has referrals to local service and support providers for victims of sexual violence, domestic abuse, and stalking throughout the state, including rape crisis centers and shelters.
  • Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    The Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence (PCADV) is an organization of advocates for victims of domestic violence and stalking statewide.  Their website has referrals to local support and service providers for victims, including shelter programs.
  • South Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

    The South Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (SCCADVASA) is a statewide coalition made up of the 23 domestic violence and sexual assault advocacy programs in South Carolina. Since 1981, SCCADVASA has been a leader in representing the critical needs of survivors and their families. Their website has referrals to local rape crisis centers, shelters, and direct victim service providers.

  • Tapestri

    (404) 299-2185
    Tapestri provides advocacy, streamlined access to services and direct services to immigrant victims of human trafficking, domestic violence, and sexual assault, as well community outreach in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee.
  • Texas Council on Family Violence

    512.794.1133

    The Texas Council on Family Violence promotes safe and healthy relationships by supporting service providers, facilitating strategic prevention efforts, and creating opportunities for freedom from domestic violence. The website offers an interactive map by county for service providers.
  • The Domestic Violence Initiative (DVI)

    The Domestic Violence Initiative (DVI) is dedicated to the survival and safety of Colorado’s people with disabilities and their children who are victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, caregiver abuse, elder abuse and stalking.
  • The Immigration Project

    (309) 829-8703
    The Immigration Project provides non-profit legal services to immigrant victims of crime, such as domestic violence, sexual assault and human trafficking in central and southern Illinois and bordering states.
  • Utah Domestic Violence Coalition

    (801) 521-5544
    The Utah Domestic Violence Coalition website provides referrals to shelter services and support programs for victims of domestic violence and stalking throughout the state.
  • Virginia Sexual and Domestic Violence Action Alliance

    (804) 377-0335
    The Virginia Sexual and Domestic Violence Action Alliance is a statewide organization of agencies and individuals working to end sexual and domestic violence.  Their website has referrals to local support providers for victims of sexual and domestic violence throughout the state, such as rape crisis centers and shelter programs.
  • West Virginia Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    The West Virginia Coalition Against Domestic Violence website has a directory of shelter programs and support providers for victims of domestic violence throughout the state.
  • Wyoming Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

    (307) 755-5481
    (844) 264-8080
    WCADVSA is an organization of advocacy programs for victims sexual assault, domestic violence, and stalking.  Their website has referrals to local support and service providers for victims throughout the state, including rape crisis centers and shelter programs.
  • Aid To Victims of Domestic Abuse

    713-224-9911
    The mission of Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse (AVDA) is to provide direct services to families that are victimized by domestic violence by providing legal representation, education, and battering intervention programs. Houston area only.
  • Alaska Network on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assualt (ANDVSA)

    ANDVSA is a non-profit, membership corporation made up of 22 programs statewide that provide services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault, including emergency shelter, 24-hour crisis hotlines, food, clothing, transportation, legal assistance, counseling, community education, and more.
  • An Abuse, Rape and Domestic Violence Aid and Resource Connection (AARDVARC)

    This site is for victims of violence, their families and friends, and the agencies and programs which serve them. Issues addressed here currently include: domestic violence, stalking, and sexual assault.
  • Arkansas Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    (800) 269-4668
    The Arkansas Coalition Against Domestic Violence is a member program of advocates for victims of domestic violence and stalking statewide.  Their website has referrals to local services and resources for victims such as shelter programs.
  • ASISTA

    (515) 244-2469
    ASISTA provides centralized assistance for advocates and attorneys facing complex legal problems in advocating for immigrant survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault.
  • California Partnership To End Domestic Violence

    (916) 444-7163
    The California Partnership to End Domestic Violence is a membership organization of advocates for victims of domestic violence and stalking.  Their website has referrals to local service providers statewide, such as shelter programs.
  • Colorado Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    (888) 778-7091
    The Colorado Coalition Against Domestic Violence provides resources for victims of domestic abuse and violence statewide.  Their website has referrals to local service providers, such as shelter programs.
  • DC Coalition Against Domestic Violence (DCCADV)

    (202) 299-1181

    DCCADV is the District’s leading voice on domestic violence public policy, systems coordination and reform. Partnering with and on behalf of our member programs, we: track and analyze legislative and systemic activity impacting victims and survivors of domestic violence; educate policy makers; conduct outreach and facilitate collaboration with community based organizations and stakeholders; lead advocacy efforts for funding for domestic violence programs and services; develop briefing papers, reports and other public materials, and; provide technical assistance and training on issues including confidentiality, domestic violence laws, barriers facing underserved populations including victims who are LGBT and victims with disabilities, and workplace policies and procedures.
  • Domestic Abuse Helpline for Men and Women (DAHMW)

    (888)743-5754
    The DAHMW works to provide crisis intervention and support services to victims of intimate partner violence (IPV) and their families in order to help survivors recover from the trauma of IPV.  Contact the crisis hotline at 1-888-743-5754 for referrals to services such as emergency shelters, counseling, and support groups.  DAHMW also has resources specifically for male and LGTBQ victims of domestic violence.
  • End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin

    608-225-0539
    TTY 608-255-3560
    The Wisconsin Coalition Against Domestic Violence is a member organization of advocates for victims of domestic violence statewide.  Their website has referrals to local support and service providers throughout the state, including shelter programs.
  • Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    (800) 334-2836
    The Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence is an organization of advocates for domestic violence victims throughout the state.  Their website has referrals to local support and service providers for victims, including shelter programs.
  • Hawaii State Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    (808) 832-9316 (Helpline)
    The Hawaii State Coalition Against Domestic Violence is a member organization of victim advocates throughout the state.  Their website has referrals to support and service providers on each island, including shelter programs.
  • HopeLine

    (847) 706-1733
    Hopeline connects survivors of domestic violence to vital resources, funds organizations nationwide and protects the environment.
  • Idaho Council on Domestic Violence and Victim Assistance

    (800) 291-0463

    (800) 669-3176 (Helpline)

    The Council’s mission is to fund state-wide programs that serve victims of crime, and to help victims through legislation, advocacy, training, and public awareness.  Their website has referrals to local shelter services.
  • Immigration Counseling Service (ICS)

    (503) 221-1689
    ICS provides affordable legal services to immigrant victims of serious crimes, particularly domestic violence or human trafficking.
  • Iowa Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    (800) 943-0033
    The Iowa Coalition Against Domestic Violence is an organization of advocates for victims of domestic violence statewide.  Their website has referrals to local support and service providers for victims, including shelter programs.
  • Kentucky Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    The Kentucky Coalition Against Domestic Violence is a member organization of fifteen advocacy centers for victims of domestic violence throughout the state.  Their website has referrals to local support and service providers for victims, including shelter programs.
  • Los Angeles LGBT Center: Domestic Violence Services

    323-860-5806
    Los Angeles LGBT Center Domestic Violence Services provides direct services to victims of domestic abuse.  Services include LGBTQ sensitive counselors, assistance in obtaining protective orders and legal services, safety planning, and referrals to other services.
  • Loveisrespect (formerly National Dating Abuse Helpline)

    Chat at www.loveisrespect.org
    Text loveis to 22522*
    (866) 331-9474
    (866) 331-8453 TTY
    Loveisrespect, formerly the National Dating Abuse Helpline, offers support, information and advocacy to young people who have questions or concerns about their dating relationships and provides information and support to concerned friends and family members, teachers, counselors, service providers and members of law enforcement. Free and confidential phone, live chat and texting services are available 24/7/365. 
  • Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence

    (301) 429-3601
    (800) MD-HELPS
    MNADV is a coalition of advocacy programs for victims of domestic violence and stalking in Maryland.  Their website has referrals to local support providers throughout the state, including shelter services.
  • Michigan Coalition to End Domestic and Sexual Violence

    The Michigan Coalition to End Domestic and Sexual Violence is a network of rape crisis centers, domestic violence shelters, and other victim advocates.  Their website has a list of statewide victim support providers.
  • Mississippi Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    The Mississippi Coalition Against Domestic Violence is composed of advocates for domestic violence victims throughout the state.  Their website has referrals to local shelter programs that provide support to victims.
  • Montana Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

    The Montana Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence represents over 50 programs across Montana that provide direct services to victims and survivors of domestic and sexual violence and their children.  Their website has referrals to local sexual assault support providers and domestic violence shelter programs.
  • National Domestic Violence Hotline

    (800) 799−7233
    (800) 787−3224 TTY
    The National Domestic Violence Hotline has access to more than 4,000 shelters and domestic violence programs across the United States, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.  The Hotline is toll-free, confidential and anonymous. It operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, in more than 170 different languages through interpreter services, and also has a TTY line available.
  • Network for Victim Recovery of DC (NVRDC)

    (202) 742-1727
    The Network for Victim Recovery of DC (NVRDC) is a non-profit organization providing comprehensive case management and pro bono legal services to all victims of crime in the District of Columbia. NVRDC’s holistic services are provided regardless of income, ethnicity, immigration status, sexual orientation, race, or gender identity/expression. NVRDC runs the District’s on-call crisis response services to survivors of sexual assault who receive a sexual assault forensic exam in the District of Columbia. NVRDC offers victims professional case management services combined with experienced crime victims’ rights attorneys. The legal staff also represent sexual assault survivors within the context of college or university administrative proceedings and Title IX enforcement and complaints.
  • New Hampshire Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

    (866) 644-3574
    The New Hampshire Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence is an umbrella organization that provides technical and financial support to 14 member agencies who provide services to survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence, and stalking.  Their website has referrals to direct services and support for victims in New Hampshire including shelters.
  • New Mexico Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    The New Mexico Coalition Against Domestic Violence provides statewide leadership as a voice for victims and survivors of domestic violence and the programs that serve them. Their website has referrals to direct victims services statewide including shelters.
  • New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG)

    (212) 613-5000
    NYLAG provides free legal services to low-income New York residents.  Their VAWA/U-Visa Project assists immigrant victims of domestic violence, while their Assistance to Victims of Immigration Fraud project works to assist immigrant victims of unethical legal representatives.
  • North Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    (888) 232-9124
    NCCADV is a coalition of advocates and organizations supporting victims of domestic violence throughout North Carolina.  Their website has referrals to local support and service providers for victims of domestic violence and abuse, including shelter programs.
  • Oklahoma Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

    (800) 522-7233
    The Oklahoma Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault works to empower victims and eliminate violence by providing education and prevention information, supporting member programs, and expanding quality services to all.  Their website has referrals to local victim service and support providers including shelters and rape crisis centers.
  • Overseas Domestic Violence Crisis Center

    (866) USWOMEN
    The center serves abused Americans, mostly women and children, in both civilian and military populations overseas.
  • Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    (800) 494-8100
    The Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence is an member-program of advocates for victims of domestic violence and abuse statewide.  Their website has referrals to local support and service providers, including shelters.
  • South Dakota Coalition Ending Domestic & Sexual Violence

    (605) 391-6402
    The South Dakota Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault is a statewide organization of sexual violence programs with a special focus on native women.  Their website has referrals to victim crisis lines in South Dakota and local shelter services.
  • Tennessee Coalition to End Domestic & Sexual Violence

    (615) 386-9406
    Toll free: (800) 289-9018
    The Tennessee Coalition to End Domestic & Sexual Violence is a private, non-profit organization composed of diverse victim advocacy programs.  Their website has referrals to local support providers for victims of sexual violence and domestic abuse throughout the state, such as rape crisis centers and shelter programs.
  • The Custody Project

    850-682-3460
    The Custody Project assists mothers and their children with visitation and custody expenses. The organization assists with financial crises affecting care, custody and visitation. They are able to help families with expenses such as rent, utilities, legal fees, education costs and heath costs.
  • The Hotline

    1−800−799−7233

    TTY 1−800−787−3224

    The National Domestic Violence Hotline supports male victims and recognizes the unique obstacles they encounter when seeking help.  Advocates can provide information, find local resources, safety plan, and provide peer support.

  • The Relocation Counseling and Identity Protection Initiative

    617-603-1557 or 800-323-3205
    This initiative is in partnership with the National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) and provides information to individuals and service providers nation-wide for victims/survivors who are seeking to relocate for purposes of escaping an abuser.
  • Vermont Network Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

    Domestic Violence Hotline: (800) 228-7395
    Sexual Violence Hotline: (800) 489-7273
    The Vermont Network Against Domestic and Sexual Violence is a coalition of advocacy programs for victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, and stalking.  Their website has referrals to local support providers, including rape crisis centers and shelter programs, throughout the state.
  • Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    (800) 562-6025
    King County Deaf Hotline (videophone): 206-812-1001
    WSCADV is a nonprofit organization that provides training, services, and resources to domestic violence programs in Washington State. Their website has referrals to local programs that provide support to victims, including shelter programs throughout the state.
  • WomensLaw.org

     
    The mission of WomensLaw.org is to provide easy-to-understand legal information and resources to women living with or escaping domestic violence or sexual assault.  Their website provides education and referrals to victim services nationwide.

Drunk Driving

  • Kansas DUI Victim Center

    The Kansas DUI Victim Center provides many direct services to victims of drunk driving and their families, such as a 24-hour victim hotline, legal advocacy, and information.
  • New Mexico DWI Resource Center

    (888) 410-1084
    The New Mexico DWI Resource Center provides many direct services to victims of drunk driving and their families.  Services include information about the criminal and civil judicial processes, tracking victim cases, representation and support during court appearances, help obtaining records such as police reports, and referrals to many other resources.
  • Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)

    (800) 438-6233
    The mission of MADD is to stop drunk driving, support the victims of this violent crime and prevent underage drinking.  Their website offers resources to victims and survivors of drunk driving including a forum for victims to chat.  They also have a victim assistance hotline: 1-877-MADD-HELP (1-877-623-3435).

Elder Abuse

  • National Council on Child Abuse and Family Violence

    (800) 677-1116
    National Council on Child Abuse and Family Violence (NCCAFV) works to provide prevention services by bringing together community and national stakeholders, volunteers and professionals to prevent child abuse and neglect, spouse/partner abuse, and elder abuse and neglect.
  • The National Center on Elder Abuse

    855-500-3537
    The National Center on Elder Abuse is a national resource for elder rights, law enforcement and legal professionals, public policy leaders, researchers, and the public. The Center provides referrals to direct services. The Center’s website contains links to other organizations that advocate for the elderly, and it provides links to toll-free reporting lines to report elder abuse.
  • Network for Victim Recovery of DC (NVRDC)

    (202) 742-1727
    The Network for Victim Recovery of DC (NVRDC) is a non-profit organization providing comprehensive case management and pro bono legal services to all victims of crime in the District of Columbia. NVRDC’s holistic services are provided regardless of income, ethnicity, immigration status, sexual orientation, race, or gender identity/expression. NVRDC runs the District’s on-call crisis response services to survivors of sexual assault who receive a sexual assault forensic exam in the District of Columbia. NVRDC offers victims professional case management services combined with experienced crime victims’ rights attorneys. The legal staff also represent sexual assault survivors within the context of college or university administrative proceedings and Title IX enforcement and complaints.

Fraud

  • National Consumer League’s Fraud Center

    The National Consumer League is a non-profit advocacy group that aims to protect and promote social and economic justice for consumers and workers in the United States. The fraud.org website houses these two arms of the NCL and provides prevention and reporting information on telemarketing fraud, scams against businesses, internet fraud, scams against the elderly, and counterfeit drugs.

General Victims' Services and Information

  • Alabama Attorney General Office of Victim Assistance

    (800) 626-7676
    AGOVA provides direct victim assistance as well as referrals to victims through its toll-free Hotline, 1-800-626-7676.  Services include information on crime victims’ rights, compensation, how to protest parole decisions and other concerns for victims after their offender is sentenced.
  • Alaska Victim-Witness Assistance Program

    Alaska’s Department of Law provides a Victim-Witness Assistance Program for victims whose cases are being prosecuted.  A coordinator can provide services such as help with employers and travel arrangements, advocacy and information about the criminal justice process, and work with police and other services to stop abuse and harassment.
  • Arizona Department of Public Safety

    The mission of the Arizona Department of Public Safety’s Crime Victim Services Unit is to effectively administer Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) Assistance funds by ensuring appropriate and accessible services are available to crime victims.

  • California Attorney General Victims’ Services Unit (VSU)

    The California Attorney General’s VSU provides information about the rights of crime victims in California. 
  • Colorado Attorney General Victim Assistance Program

    The Victim Assistance Program provides information and support for victims of violent crimes in all cases handled by the several units within the criminal justice section. Among other duties, the advocate in this unit provides referral to post-trauma counseling and referral to victim compensation.
  • Connecticut Judicial Branch’s Office of Victim Services

    (860) 263-2760
    (800) 822-8428

    The Office of Victim Services (OVS), Connecticut Judicial Branch, is the state’s lead agency established to provide services to victims of violent crime.

  • Crime Victims United

    Email: contact@crimevictimsunited.org
    The mission of Crime Victims United is to promote a more balanced justice system through legislative action and public awareness.
  • D.C. Crime Victims Resource Center

    (202) 531 3346

    The D.C. Crime Victims Resource Center, a project of the Maryland Crime Victims’ Resource Center, Inc., represents victims of all types of crime in the District of Columbia. The Clinic works with other D.C. entities to assess and coordinate access to other social services for clients.
  • Florida Attorney General Crime Victim Services

    (850) 414-3300
    Toll free: (866) 966-7226
    Florida’s Attorney General provides information about the rights of crime victims in Florida.  Services include referral to victim assistance statewide, information about victim’s rights in the court, and how to claim victim’s compensation.
  • History of the Crime Victim Assistance Field

    The Victim Oral History Project seeks to capture the evolution of one of the nation’s most significant social rights movements–the Victims’ Rights Movement. This website contains audio and video file interviews with many pioneers of the movement and documents the history of the Victims’ Rights Movement.
  • Illinois Attorney General Victim Assistance

    (800) 228-3368
    TTY: (877) 398-1130
    The Illinois Attorney General’s Office provides many services to victims of crime.  Services include information about crime victim’s rights, assistance with compensation, referral to services statewide, and victim notification concerning cases and custody status of offenders.
  • Indiana Attorney General Victim Assistance

    The Indiana Attorney General’s Office provides services to crime victims, such as confidential addresses for victims of domestic violence and sexual abuse.  Other services include victim notification, compensation, and referrals to other victim resources.
  • Kansas Attorney General Victim Assistance

    Toll free: (800) 828-9745
    The Kansas Attorney General’s Office provides information about the rights of crime victims in Kansas, as well as other services such as victim notification, compensation, and referrals to statewide victim resources.
  • Legal Aid Services of Oregon

    Legal Aid Services of Oregon is a non-profit organization that provides representation on civil cases to low-income clients throughout Oregon. Legal Aid Services of Oregon has field offices located in Albany, Bend, Klamath Falls, Newport, Pendleton, Portland, Roseburg, and Salem. Offices in Woodburn, Hillsboro and Pendleton serve Farmworker clients statewide. The Native American Program provides representation on Native American issues. The Central Administrative office for the program is located in Portland.

     

  • Maryland Crime Victims Resource Center

    (301) 952-0063 or (877) 842-8461
    (202) 531-3346 (Washington, DC Metro area)
    (410) 234-9885 (Baltimore)
    Maryland Crime Victims’ Resource Center, Inc. provides pro bono legal representation, including serving as guardian ad litem, to victims of all crimes in tribal, state, and federal proceedings and serves as an important resource to victims, social services providers, courts, and criminal justice professionals in the State of Maryland; in the Federal Districts of Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia; and, under other funding, Federal crimes of Fraud/Identity Theft in any federal court nationwide.
  • Michigan Department of Community Health: Victim Services

    517-373-7373
    Toll free for victims: (877) 251-7373
    The Department of Community Health website provides information about crime victims’ rights in Michigan, and referrals to support services such as compensation and victim notification.
  • Minnesota Crime Victim Justice Unit

    (651) 201-7310
    Toll free: (800) 247-0390 x3
    The Crime Victim Justice Unit provides assistance to victims by providing general information about the criminal justice system, referring to appropriate local crime victim resources, connecting victims to criminal justice agencies and personnel involved in their case, and investigating victim complaints about statutory rights violations and mistreatment by criminal justice professionals.
  • Missouri Attorney General Victim Services

    (573) 751-0309
    The Missouri Attorney General’s Office provides information concerning the rights of crime victims in Missouri.  The office also provides services including victim notification and referrals to advocates and statewide victim resources.
  • Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)

    (602) 240-6500
    MADD Arizona provides assistance to DUI/DWI crash survivors and family members of deceased victims through grief support groups, victims’ rights information along with court accompaniment, follow-up services and referrals to partnering agencies. MADD provides services to all persons victimized by the crime of drunk driving, regardless of gender, race, ethnicity, or age.
  • National Center for Victims of Crime

    (202) 467-8700
    The National Center for Victims of Crime (NCVC), founded in 1985, is a resource and advocacy organization for crime victims. NCVC’s mission is to forge a national commitment to help victims of crime rebuild their lives. NCVC’s website contains numerous resources and links, including to some of its projects such as the Stalking Resource Center.

    NCVC has created VictimLaw, a comprehensive, user-friendly, on-line database of victims’ rights statutes, tribal laws, constitutional amendments, court rules, administrative code provisions, and case summaries of related court decisions that meets the needs of a wide variety of users with different levels of substantive and technological expertise.
  • National Disability Rights Network

    NDRN is the nonprofit membership organization for the federally mandated Protection and Advocacy (P&A) Systems and Client Assistance Programs (CAP). There is a P&A/CAP agency in every state and U.S. territory as well as one serving the Native American population in the four corners region.  Collectively, the P&A/CAP network is the largest provider of legally based advocacy services to people with disabilities in the United States.
  • Nebraska Department of Correctional Services, Victim Services

    (402) 479-5625
    The mission of the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services Victim Assistance Program is to provide advocacy and assistance to crime victims and allow an avenue for victims to participate in departmental activities.  Services include notification of changes in offender custody status.
  • Nevada Victims of Crime

    The Nevada Attorney General’s Office provides a list of many victim advocacy services statewide.
  • New Jersey Attorney General Office of Victim-Witness Advocacy

    (609) 292-6766
    The New Jersey Office of the Attorney General provides many services to victims, including counseling, information about victims’ rights and the criminal justice system, compensation, and victim notification.
  • New York Women’s Center for Victim Protection

    (212) 613-5000
    The Women’s Center for Victim Protection, a project of New York Legal Assistance Group, protects the legal rights of victims of crimes of sexual assault, stalking, and trafficking in New York City.
  • North Carolina Attorney General Victim Services

    The North Carolina Office of the Attorney General provides information regarding the rights of victims of crime and the criminal justice system in North Carolina.
  • Office for Victims of Crime

    The Office for Victims of Crime website provides a comprehensive database designed to help individuals locate non-emergency crime victim service agencies in the United States and abroad. Searchable by location, type of victimization, agency type and/or type of service needed, this resource is available for victims to guide their search for support.
  • Ohio Crime Victim Justice Center

    (614) 848-8500

    The Ohio Crime Victim Justice Center provides free legal assistance to victims of crime to protect and enforce their rights from the time of first report through post release control. Free legal representation is also provided in state and federal court. In addition this program provides free victims rights training to nurses, advocates, law enforcement, prosecutors, courts, counselors, and community organizations, and resource referrals  throughout Ohio.

  • Oregon Crime Victims Law Center

    (503) 208-8160
    The Oregon Crime Victims Law Center represents crime victims in state and federal courts in the exercise of their rights.  The Clinic also responds to victims’ social service needs in cooperation with other service providers and conducts education and training on victims’ rights issues.
  • Oregon Law Help

    Oregonlawhelp.org has information for civil legal issues. Choose a topic from their menu to find articles, forms, courts, where to find legal help, and more.

  • OregonCrimeVictimsRights.org

    (800) 503-7983
    Operated by the Oregon Department of Justice, oregoncrimevictimrights.org has information for crime victims in Oregon on a variety of topics, including information about the criminal justice process and state laws.  The website also provides a comprehensive list of referrals to local victim assistance programs statewide, and other resources for victims of crime in Oregon.
  • People Against Violent Crime

    (512) 837-PAVC
    People Against Violent Crime is a non-profit organization that provides support and services to victims including notification of offender custody status, general information about crime victims’ rights and the criminal justice system, court accompaniment, and crisis intervention.
  • Rocky Mountain Victim Law Center

    Rocky Mountain Victim Law Center advocates for victims in state and federal court in Colorado by providing pro bono legal representation and social service support to these victims.
  • South Carolina Victim Assistance Network

    (803) 750-1200
    The South Carolina Victim Assistance Network provides pro bono legal representation to victims of all crimes in tribal, state, and federal proceedings and serves as an important resource to victims, social services providers, courts, and criminal justice professionals in North and South Carolina.
  • Tennessee Attorney General Victim Services

    (615) 741-8109
    (615) 532-1971
    The Tennessee Attorney General’s Office provides information for victims regarding their rights, the criminal justice system, and notification about their cases.
  • Texas Legal Services Center - AVOICE

    (888) 343-4414
    Advocates for Victims of Crime (AVOICE) is a Texas Legal Services Center statewide project providing free direct legal representation and referrals to victims of violent crime, and providing education about crime victim’s rights. AVOICE lawyers offer legal advice, safety planning, pro se assistance, and legal representation. AVOICE also assists victims with applying for crime victim compensation claims. 
  • The Relocation Counseling and Identity Protection Initiative

    617-603-1557 or 800-323-3205
    This initiative is in partnership with the National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) and provides information to individuals and service providers nation-wide for victims/survivors who are seeking to relocate for purposes of escaping an abuser.
  • Vermont Attorney General Victim Services

    (802) 241-4688
    (800) 584-3485
    The Vermont Office of the Attorney General provides victim services and information regarding victims’ rights.  Victim services include notification, protection, compensation, counseling, and referral to statewide victim resources and assistance.
  • Victim Rights Center of Connecticut, Inc. (VRCC)

    203-350-3515

    Victim Rights Center of CT (VRCC) provides quality legal services to victims of adult sexual assault, child physical & sexual abuse, homicide, elder abuse and violence against Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual or Transgendered (LGBT) people, regardless of income. 

  • Victims of Crime Resource Center

    1-800-VICTIMS (1-800-842-8467)
    The Victims of Crime Resource Center provides resource and referral information to victims and their families, victim service providers and other victim advocates. Callers receive information on such matters as victims compensation, victims’ rights in the Justice System, restitution, civil suits, right to speak at sentencing and parole board hearings, as well as information on specific rights of victims of domestic violence, elder abuse, child abuse, and abuse against disabled.
  • Washington Coalition of Crime Victim Advocates (WCCVA)

    (360) 456-3858
    WCCVA is a coalition of individuals, agencies, and organizations that are working together to improve services for victims of crime and to strengthen victims’ rights.  They provide trainings to professionals and work on public policy issues affecting victims of crime.  WCCVA is also a primary source of referrals to local crime victim services throughout Washington State.  They provide trouble-shooting assistance to victims who encounter challenges with crime victims’ rights or services in their communities.
  • Wisconsin Attorney General Victim Services

    (608) 264-9497
    Victims Only: (800) 446-6564
    TTY: (800) 947-3529
    The Wisconsin Attorney General’s Office of Crime Victim Services provides information regarding victims’ rights, compensation, and referrals to victim assistance providers statewide.
  • Alaska Office of Victims’ Rights

    Phone: 907-754-3460 
    Toll-free Nationwide: 844-754-3460
    The Office Of Victims’ Rights is an agency of the Alaska Legislature that provides free legal services to victims of crime to help them obtain the rights they are guaranteed under the Alaska constitution and statutes with regard to their contacts with police, prosecutors, judges, and other criminal justice agencies in this state, as well as to advance and protect those victim rights in court when necessary and authorized by law. 
  • Arizona Attorney General Victim Services

    The Arizona Attorney General’s Victims’ Rights Program has information about the rights of crime victims in Arizona.  The office can also refer victims to various services and operates a victim compensation program.
  • Arizona Voice for Crime Victims

    (480) 600-2661

    The mission of Arizona Voice for Crime Victims is to ensure that crime victims receive their rights to justice, due process and dignified treatment throughout the criminal justice process. The website has links to resources, forms and statutes.

  • California Crime Survivors

    (949) 872-7895
    Toll free: (844) 853-HOPE (4673)

    California Crime Survivors Inc’s mission is to ensure the public knows victims’ rights and needs and to provide resources, support, and information to empower crime victims to survive and thrive.  Victim services include legal information, support groups, and safety trainings.
  • Colorado Organization for Victim Assistance (COVA)

    The Colorado Organization for Victim Assistance (COVA) is committed to fairness and healing for crime victims, their families and communities through leadership, education, and advocacy.  COVA offers a statewide directory that includes a list of service providers that assist in a variety of victim services.  
  • Crime Victims First

    The mission of Crime Victims First (CV1) is to promote and protect crime victims’ rights through education, advocacy, and enforcement.  CV1 facilitates education services and awareness raising of crime victims’ rights;  provides victim services such as crisis counseling, criminal justice support, and pro bono legal services; participates in developing public policy; and has a variety of resources for victims on their website. 
  • Crime Victims’ Rights Ombudsman

    (877) 574-9302
    (202) 252-1010
    A crime victim may file a complaint against any employee of the Department of Justice who violated or failed to provide the rights established under the Crime Victims’ Rights Act of 2004.
  • Delaware Attorney General Victim/Witness Assistance

    Delaware’s Victim/Witness Assistance Program can provide crime victims with information about the criminal justice process.  Services include notification of the proceedings, assistance with restitution, and information about crime victim’s rights.
  • Georgia Attorney General Victim Assistance

    (404) 656-3300
    Toll free: (800) 436-7442
    Georgia’s Office of the Attorney General provides information about the rights of and services for crime victims in Georgia.
  • Idaho Attorney General Crime Victim Assistance

    (208) 334-2400
    Toll free: (888) 334-4547
    The Idaho Attorney General’s Office provides assistance to victims while their cases are being prosecuted, general victim assistance information, and referrals to services for all crime victims in Idaho.
  • 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 Attorney General Crime Victim Assistance Division

    (515) 281-5044
    Toll free: (800) 373-5044
    The Iowa Attorney General’s Office operates a Crime Victim Assistance Division (CVAD).  Services of the CVAD include victim notification, assistance with compensation, crisis response, and referrals to statewide victim services such as counseling.
  • Kentucky Attorney General Office of Victims Advocacy

    1-800-372-2551
    The Office of Victim’s Services provides victim’s advocates on all criminal appellate and special prosecution cases in the Commonwealth. This office also staffs the Child Sexual Assault and Exploitation Prevention Board and hosts annual training for Victim’s Advocates throughout the Commonwealth.
  • Maryland Attorney General Victim Services

    (888) 743-0023
    The Maryland Attorney General’s Office provides information to crime victims and citizens regarding victims’ rights and the criminal justice system.  The office also serves victims through notification of case disposition and offender custody.
  • Massachusetts Attorney General Victim Services

    The Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office provides information about the rights of crime victims and referrals to statewide victim assistance and resources.
  • Minnesota Alliance on Crime (MAC)

    (612) 940-8090
    Toll free: (866) 940-8090

    MAC is a membership coalition of more than 60 crime victim service providers in Minnesota, including prosecution-based victim/witness programs, community programs, law enforcement agencies, and individuals committed to supporting crime victims.
  • Mississippi Attorney General Victim Services

    The Mississippi Attorney General’s Office provides information on crime victims’ rights in the state, as well as referrals to resources and services for victims.
  • Montana Attorney General Victim Services

    (406) 444-1907
    The Montana Attorney General’s Office of Victims Services provides referrals to statewide victim resources and services.
  • Multnomah County Crisis Line

    (503) 988-4888
    Toll free: (800) 716-9769
    The Mental Health Call Center is staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week and serves those in Mulnomah County.
  • National Crime Victim Law Institute (NCVLI)

    NCVLI works to ensure that victims of crime are informed of their rights and can find resources to enforce their rights. We provide general information on our website about the rights of crime victims and also provide referral information to other agencies that may be able to provide direct assistance.
  • National Organization for Victim Assistance (NOVA)

    (800) 879-6682
    NOVA’s mission is to promote rights and services for victims of crime and crisis everywhere. NOVA’s website includes educational materials for victims and links to other victim service organizations.  They provide information and referrals through their toll-free hotline.
  • Network for Victim Recovery of DC (NVRDC)

    (202) 742-1727
    The Network for Victim Recovery of DC (NVRDC) is a non-profit organization providing comprehensive case management and pro bono legal services to all victims of crime in the District of Columbia. NVRDC’s holistic services are provided regardless of income, ethnicity, immigration status, sexual orientation, race, or gender identity/expression. NVRDC runs the District’s on-call crisis response services to survivors of sexual assault who receive a sexual assault forensic exam in the District of Columbia. NVRDC offers victims professional case management services combined with experienced crime victims’ rights attorneys. The legal staff also represent sexual assault survivors within the context of college or university administrative proceedings and Title IX enforcement and complaints.
  • New Hampshire Office of Victim/Witness Assistance

    (603) 271-3671
    The New Hampshire Attorney General’s Office of Victim/Witness Assistance provides support and resources to victims of crime statewide.  Services include information about the criminal justice system, victim notification, courtroom advocacy, intervention with employers or landlords, and referrals to other resources for victims.
  • New Jersey Crime Victims’ Law Center

    (973) 903-9848
    The New Jersey Crime Victims’ Law Center provides pro bono legal representation to all victims of violent crimes in state and federal proceedings in New Jersey and serves as an important resource to victims, social services providers, courts, and criminal justice professionals in each of the 21 counties throughout the State of New Jersey.
  • New York: Safe Horizons

    (800) 621-4673
    Safe Horizon provides a variety of resources and support to victims of crime.  Programs and services include counseling, shelter, and legal advocacy.
  • North Carolina Victim Assitance Network

    919-831-2857, 1-800-348-5068 (toll free)
    North Carolina Victim Assistance Network promotes the rights and needs of crime victims by linking victims of crime with direct assistance available in their communities and providing information on specific laws and legislation pertaining to victim’s rights. Serving it’s members as a statewide network, they provide information on over 1,500 victims service and criminal justice agencies, victim assistance programs, and advocacy groups.
  • Ohio Attorney General Victim Services

    (614) 466-4986
    Toll free: (800) 282-0515
    The Ohio Attorney General’s Office provides services to victims such as notification of case disposition and compensation.  Their website has referrals to many local victim services providers, advocates, and statewide resources.
  • Oklahoma Attorney General Victim Services

    (800) 522-SAFE
    (405) 521-3921
    The Oklahoma Attorney General Office’s Victim Services Unit provides crime victims’ services including address confidentiality, victim notification, and court-appointed advocates.
  • Oregon Crime Victims’ Services Division

    (503) 378-5348
    The mission of the Crime Victims’ Services Division (CVSD) is to reduce the impact of crime on victims’ lives by supporting statewide victim services programs, promoting victims’ rights, and providing victims access to information and resources in a compassionate, responsive, and dedicated manner.

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  • Oregon State Bar

    (503) 684-3763 
    Toll Free: (800) 452-7636
    While the Oregon State Bar cannot provide any legal advice or answer any legal questions, they can refer you to a lawyer who may be able to assist you with your legal matter.
  • Pennsylvania Office of Victim Advocate

    Office of Victim Advocate (OVA) handles all post-sentencing rights for crime victims. This includes all offenders in Pennsylvania who are serving a state sentence or on state parole or probation, the victims’ rights including input options on parole, inmate release or movement, restitution questions anything that may happen after the offender is sentenced at the local level comes from the OVA.

     

    Pennsylvania has many crime victim organizations at the local level that can assist victims.  To learn more about local county level organizations, click here. 

  • Rhode Island Attorney General Victim Services

    (401) 274-4400
    The Rhode Island Attorney General’s Office provides advocates to victims of crime.  They are available to answer questions about victims’ rights, the criminal justice system, and provide referrals to victim assistance and services statewide.
  • South Carolina Attorney General Victim Assistance

    Toll free: (800) 213-5652
    The South Carolina Attorney General’s Office provides victim assistance, including information regarding the rights of crime victims and referrals to statewide resources and victim service providers.
  • Southern Poverty Law Center

    (334) 956-8200 or Toll-Free at (888) 414-7752

    The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) is dedicated to fighting hate and bigotry and to seeking justice for the most vulnerable members of our society.  The SPLC works to stop workplace exploitation and other human rights abuses.  

  • Texas Attorney General Victim Services

    The Texas Attorney General’s Office Crime Victim Services provides victim notification, compensation, and referrals to statewide victim resources and assistance.
  • The Custody Project

    850-682-3460
    The Custody Project assists mothers and their children with visitation and custody expenses. The organization assists with financial crises affecting care, custody and visitation. They are able to help families with expenses such as rent, utilities, legal fees, education costs and heath costs.
  • Utah Crime Victims Legal Clinic

    (801) 746-1204
    The Utah Crime Victims Legal Clinic provides pro bono legal representation to crime victims throughout the State of Utah.  The Clinic assists clients in understanding, exercising and enforcing their constitutional, statutory and procedural rights and serves as an important resource to victims, social services providers, courts, and criminal justice professionals in the victims’ rights arena.
  • Vermont Center for Crime Victim Services

    (802) 241-1250
    Toll free: (800)750-1213
    TTY: (802) 241-1258 or (800) 845-4878
    The Vermont Center for Crime Victim Services provides resources and support to victims of crime throughout the state including legal advocacy, safety planning, and assistance in seeking restitution.
  • Victim Support Services

    (800) 346-7555
    Victim Support Services provides support and resources to victims of crime throughout the state of Washington.  Services include crisis intervention, information and referral, and advocacy.
  • VINE (Victim Information and Notification Everyday)

    This service allows crime victims to obtain timely and reliable information about criminal cases and the custody status of offenders 24 hours a day. Victims and other concerned citizens can also register to be notified by phone, email or TTY device when an offender’s custody status changes.
  • Washington Department of Corrections Victim Services Program

    (800) 322-2201
    The Washington Department of Corrections Victim Services Program provides notification to victims of offender status and other support services including safety planning.
  • Wyoming Attorney General Victim Services

    (307) 777-7200
    The Wyoming Attorney General’s Office Division of Victim Services provides information about victims’ rights in Wyoming and assistance understanding the criminal justice system.

Hate Crimes

  • American Civil Liberties Union

    (212) 549-2500
    The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) is a nonpartisan non-profit organization whose stated mission is “to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties guaranteed to every person in this country by the Constitution and laws of the United States.
  • Family Equality Council

    (617) 502-8700
    Family Equality Council connects, supports, and represents the three million parents who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender in this country and their six million children.
  • Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network

    The Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network strives to assure that each member of every school community is valued and respected regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity/expression. Their phone number is  212-727-0135.
  • LAMBDA GLBT Community Services

    (206) 350-HATE
    The LAMBDA GLBT Community Services provides information about hate crimes and safety tips for victims.
  • LOTUS Legal Clinic, Inc.

    (414) 885-1469
    LOTUS Legal Clinic serves victims of gender-based violence and human trafficking through trauma informed legal advocacy, policy initiatives, education, and survivor empowerment. For purposes of our services, gender-based violence refers to crimes of sexual exploitation and violence, which includes rape, sexual assault, sexual harm, sexual abuse and sex trafficking. LOTUS Legal Clinic serves survivors of every sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, nationality, race, religion, ability, and socioeconomic status. we speak English and Spanish.
  • National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs

    (212) 714-1141
    The National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs (NCAVP) addresses the pervasive problem of violence committed against and within the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) and HIV-affected communities.
  • Office for Victims of Crime - Responding to Transgender Victims of Sexual Assault

    Transgender victims, like all victims of sexual assault, want and deserve to be respected, heard, believed, served, and supported. This guide will help you do just that. Click here for the full guide. 
  • Transgender Law Center

    Transgender Law Center works to change law, policy, and attitudes so that all people can live safely, authentically, and free from discrimination regardless of their gender identity or expression.
  • Community United Against Violence

    (415) 777-5500
    CUAV works to build the power of LGBTQQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning) communities to transform violence and oppression.
  • Gay and Lesbian Advocates and Defenders (GLAD)

    Through strategic litigation, public policy advocacy, and education, Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders works in New England and nationally to create a just society free of discrimination based on gender identity and expression, HIV status, and sexual orientation. 
  • GLBTQ Domestic Violence Project

    Domestic Violence Hotline: (800) 832-1901
    Sexual Assault Hotline: (617) 779-2127
    GLBTQ Domestic Violence Project works to assist and support victims and survivors of domestic violence, focusing on GLBTQ communities, to bring about responsive public policy, and to increase access to culturally competent services. 
  • Lambda Legal

    (866) 542-8336
    Lambda Legal is a national organization committed to achieving full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people and those with HIV through impact litigation, education and public policy work.
  • National Center for Lesbian Rights

    (800) 528-6257
    (415) 392-6257
    NCLR is a national legal organization committed to advancing the civil and human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people and their families through litigation, legislation, policy, and public education.
  • Network for Victim Recovery of DC (NVRDC)

    (202) 742-1727
    The Network for Victim Recovery of DC (NVRDC) is a non-profit organization providing comprehensive case management and pro bono legal services to all victims of crime in the District of Columbia. NVRDC’s holistic services are provided regardless of income, ethnicity, immigration status, sexual orientation, race, or gender identity/expression. NVRDC runs the District’s on-call crisis response services to survivors of sexual assault who receive a sexual assault forensic exam in the District of Columbia. NVRDC offers victims professional case management services combined with experienced crime victims’ rights attorneys. The legal staff also represent sexual assault survivors within the context of college or university administrative proceedings and Title IX enforcement and complaints.
  • Southern Poverty Law Center

    (334) 956-8200
    Toll free: (888) 414-7752
    The Southern Poverty Law Center is dedicated to fighting hate and bigotry and to seeking justice for the most vulnerable members of our society.  Using litigation, education, and other forms of advocacy, the Center works toward the day when the ideals of equal justice and equal opportunity will be a reality.

Identity Theft

  • Federal Trade Commission I.D. Theft

    The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) I.D. Theft Website is a resource to learn about the crime of identity theft. The website provides detailed information to help protect against identity theft, and the steps to take if it occurs. The FTC’s website contains a comprehensive reference center with links to specific laws, contact information, and resources from state and federal government agencies.
  • Maryland Crime Victims Resource Center

    (301) 952-0063 or (877) 842-8461
    (202) 531-3346 (Washington, DC Metro area)
    (410) 234-9885 (Baltimore)
    Maryland Crime Victims’ Resource Center, Inc. provides pro bono legal representation, including serving as guardian ad litem, to victims of all crimes in tribal, state, and federal proceedings and serves as an important resource to victims, social services providers, courts, and criminal justice professionals in the State of Maryland; in the Federal Districts of Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia; and, under other funding, Federal crimes of Fraud/Identity Theft in any federal court nationwide.
  • Texas Legal Services Center - AVOICE

    (888) 343-4414
    Advocates for Victims of Crime (AVOICE) is a Texas Legal Services Center statewide project providing free direct legal representation and referrals to victims of violent crime, and providing education about crime victim’s rights. AVOICE lawyers offer legal advice, safety planning, pro se assistance, and legal representation. AVOICE also assists victims with applying for crime victim compensation claims. 
  • Identity Theft Resource Center

    (888) 400-5530
    Founded in 1999, the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) is national nonprofit organization that focuses exclusively on identity theft. The ITRC serves as a resource and advisory center on identity theft, and its website contains information for consumers, victims, law enforcement, the business and financial sectors, legislators, media and governmental agencies.  Victim assistance can be accessed by calling their toll-free hotline.
  • Network for Victim Recovery of DC (NVRDC)

    (202) 742-1727
    The Network for Victim Recovery of DC (NVRDC) is a non-profit organization providing comprehensive case management and pro bono legal services to all victims of crime in the District of Columbia. NVRDC’s holistic services are provided regardless of income, ethnicity, immigration status, sexual orientation, race, or gender identity/expression. NVRDC runs the District’s on-call crisis response services to survivors of sexual assault who receive a sexual assault forensic exam in the District of Columbia. NVRDC offers victims professional case management services combined with experienced crime victims’ rights attorneys. The legal staff also represent sexual assault survivors within the context of college or university administrative proceedings and Title IX enforcement and complaints.
  • Wired Safety

     
    Wired Safety is an online resource for cyber-stalking, cyber-bullying, online fraud, and identity theft. The website provides a great deal of information, and many self-help links for victims of online harassment, stalking, or fraud.

Murder/Homicide

  • Arizona Homicide Survivors

    Arizona’s Homicide Survivors Inc provides support groups, counseling, funding for funeral expenses, and other resources for survivors of homicide.
  • Murder Victims’ Families for Reconciliation

    877-896-4702

    MVFR identifies, engages and mobilizes its members to build communities of support that educate the public on the harms of the death penalty, the true needs of the victim’s families and the transformative power of restorative justice to promote a more compassionate and just society.

  • Parents of Murdered Children

    503-656-8039
    Parents of Murdered Children and Other Survivors of Homicide Victims is a self-help 
    support organization made up of persons whose loved ones have been murdered.
  • Parents of Murdered Children (POMC)

    (602) 254-8818

    Parents of Murdered Children (POMC) provides emotional support for the aftermath of murder for the family and friends of a homicide victim and education to assist them through both traumatic grief and the confusing maze of the criminal justice system.  

  • California Justice for Homicide Victims

    Crisis & Emotional Support Hotline - 310-457-0030
    California Justice for Homicide Victims advocates for the legal rights of survivors of homicide by providing them information about victims’ rights in all aspects of the criminal justice system.
  • Network for Victim Recovery of DC (NVRDC)

    (202) 742-1727
    The Network for Victim Recovery of DC (NVRDC) is a non-profit organization providing comprehensive case management and pro bono legal services to all victims of crime in the District of Columbia. NVRDC’s holistic services are provided regardless of income, ethnicity, immigration status, sexual orientation, race, or gender identity/expression. NVRDC runs the District’s on-call crisis response services to survivors of sexual assault who receive a sexual assault forensic exam in the District of Columbia. NVRDC offers victims professional case management services combined with experienced crime victims’ rights attorneys. The legal staff also represent sexual assault survivors within the context of college or university administrative proceedings and Title IX enforcement and complaints.
  • Parents of Murdered Children (POMC)

    (888) 818-POMC
    (513) 721-5683
    Parents of Murdered Children (POMC®) provides ongoing emotional support to help parents and other survivors of homicide facilitate the reconstruction of a “new life” and to promote a healthy resolution. Not only does POMC® help survivors deal with their grief, but also helps with advocacy in the criminal justice system. There are POMC® Chapters across the country which hold monthly meetings and provide support, advocacy, and court accompaniment. POMC®’s website provides numerous educational and support materials, and contains links to a topic forum that allows survivors to communicate with other survivors.

Native American/Tribal

  • California Indian Legal Services

    California Indian Legal Services provides self-help links for native persons in the California civil legal system, such as information about child custody, housing, and family welfare.
  • National Indian Justice Center

    The National Indian Justice Center website provides links to native organizations and federal agencies that serve the Native American community, as well as links to resources providing information such as tribal laws and codes.
  • Stronghearts Native Helpline

    1-844-7NATIVE (1-844-762-8483)

    Through StrongHearts, Native callers can connect one-on-one with knowledgeable StrongHearts advocates who can provide immediate support, personalized safety planning, crisis intervention, and referrals to Native-centered resources. Advocates are available Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. CST.  

  • LOTUS Legal Clinic, Inc.

    (414) 885-1469
    LOTUS Legal Clinic serves victims of gender-based violence and human trafficking through trauma informed legal advocacy, policy initiatives, education, and survivor empowerment. For purposes of our services, gender-based violence refers to crimes of sexual exploitation and violence, which includes rape, sexual assault, sexual harm, sexual abuse and sex trafficking. LOTUS Legal Clinic serves survivors of every sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, nationality, race, religion, ability, and socioeconomic status. we speak English and Spanish.
  • South Dakota Coalition Ending Domestic & Sexual Violence

    (605) 391-6402
    The South Dakota Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault is a statewide organization of sexual violence programs with a special focus on native women.  Their website has referrals to victim crisis lines in South Dakota and local shelter services.
  • Tribal Law and Policy Institute

    The Tribal Law and Policy Institute website provides information about victimization issues and the native community, on topics such as sexual assault, domestic violence, alcohol and substance abuse, and tribal housing. 

Network of Victims' Rights Enforcement Clinics

  • Alaska Institute for Justice

    The Alaska Institute for Justice (formerly Alaska Immigration Justice Project) is a non-profit agency that provides low-cost immigration legal assistance to immigrants and refugees in all immigration applications including citizenship, permanent resident status, work permits, asylum, family-based petitions and immigration petitions for immigrant victims of  domestic violence, sexual assault and human trafficking. 

  • Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles

    Since 1929, Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles has provided civil legal services to poor and low-income people in Los Angeles County.

  • Maryland Crime Victims Resource Center

    (301) 952-0063 or (877) 842-8461
    (202) 531-3346 (Washington, DC Metro area)
    (410) 234-9885 (Baltimore)
    Maryland Crime Victims’ Resource Center, Inc. provides pro bono legal representation, including serving as guardian ad litem, to victims of all crimes in tribal, state, and federal proceedings and serves as an important resource to victims, social services providers, courts, and criminal justice professionals in the State of Maryland; in the Federal Districts of Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia; and, under other funding, Federal crimes of Fraud/Identity Theft in any federal court nationwide.
  • Network for Victim Recovery of DC (NVRDC)

    (202) 742-1727
    The Network for Victim Recovery of DC (NVRDC) is a non-profit organization providing comprehensive case management and pro bono legal services to all victims of crime in the District of Columbia. NVRDC’s holistic services are provided regardless of income, ethnicity, immigration status, sexual orientation, race, or gender identity/expression. NVRDC runs the District’s on-call crisis response services to survivors of sexual assault who receive a sexual assault forensic exam in the District of Columbia. NVRDC offers victims professional case management services combined with experienced crime victims’ rights attorneys. The legal staff also represent sexual assault survivors within the context of college or university administrative proceedings and Title IX enforcement and complaints.
  • New York Women’s Center for Victim Protection

    (212) 613-5000
    The Women’s Center for Victim Protection, a project of New York Legal Assistance Group, protects the legal rights of victims of crimes of sexual assault, stalking, and trafficking in New York City.
  • Oregon Crime Victims Law Center

    (503) 208-8160
    The Oregon Crime Victims Law Center represents crime victims in state and federal courts in the exercise of their rights.  The Clinic also responds to victims’ social service needs in cooperation with other service providers and conducts education and training on victims’ rights issues.
  • South Carolina Victim Assistance Network

    (803) 750-1200
    The South Carolina Victim Assistance Network provides pro bono legal representation to victims of all crimes in tribal, state, and federal proceedings and serves as an important resource to victims, social services providers, courts, and criminal justice professionals in North and South Carolina.
  • Victims of Crime Resource Center (Sacramento, CA)

    1-800-VICTIMS (842-8467)

    The Victims of Crime Resource Center is located on the Pacific McGeorge School of Law campus in Sacramento, California. McGeorge students, under attorney supervision, provide information and referrals statewide to victims, their families, victim service providers, and victim advocates.

    Primarily through the hotline, Center staff provide resource and referral information to victims and their families, victim service providers and other victim advocates. Callers receive information on such matters as victims compensation, victims’ rights in the Justice System, restitution, civil suits, right to speak at sentencing and parole board hearings, as well as information on specific rights of victims of domestic violence, elder abuse, child abuse, and abuse against disabled.

  • D.C. Crime Victims Resource Center

    (202) 531 3346

    The D.C. Crime Victims Resource Center, a project of the Maryland Crime Victims’ Resource Center, Inc., represents victims of all types of crime in the District of Columbia. The Clinic works with other D.C. entities to assess and coordinate access to other social services for clients.
  • Lone Star Legal Aid

    Lone Star Legal Aid is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit law firm with a rich and deeply respected history of advocacy on behalf of low-income and underserved populations.  LSLA is the fourth largest free legal aid provider in the United States serving approximately 60,000 square miles, one-third of Texas, including 72 counties in the eastern and Gulf Coast regions of Texas, and also four counties of southwest Arkansas.
  • Metropolitan Family Services: Legal Aid Society

    The mission of the Legal Aid Society is to protect and strengthen families by providing equal access to justice for our most vulnerable citizens, including those who are impoverished, the elderly and victims of domestic violence.
  • New Jersey Crime Victims’ Law Center

    (973) 903-9848
    The New Jersey Crime Victims’ Law Center provides pro bono legal representation to all victims of violent crimes in state and federal proceedings in New Jersey and serves as an important resource to victims, social services providers, courts, and criminal justice professionals in each of the 21 counties throughout the State of New Jersey.
  • Ohio Crime Victim Justice Center

    (614) 848-8500

    The Ohio Crime Victim Justice Center provides free legal assistance to victims of crime to protect and enforce their rights from the time of first report through post release control. Free legal representation is also provided in state and federal court. In addition this program provides free victims rights training to nurses, advocates, law enforcement, prosecutors, courts, counselors, and community organizations, and resource referrals  throughout Ohio.

  • Rocky Mountain Victim Law Center

    Rocky Mountain Victim Law Center advocates for victims in state and federal court in Colorado by providing pro bono legal representation and social service support to these victims.
  • Utah Crime Victims Legal Clinic

    (801) 746-1204
    The Utah Crime Victims Legal Clinic provides pro bono legal representation to crime victims throughout the State of Utah.  The Clinic assists clients in understanding, exercising and enforcing their constitutional, statutory and procedural rights and serves as an important resource to victims, social services providers, courts, and criminal justice professionals in the victims’ rights arena.

Sexual Violence

  • 1 in 6

    1 in 6 provides support for male victims of childhood sexual violence with general information, a national 24/7 online support line, and online therapy for residents of California.

  • Alaska Network on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assualt (ANDVSA)

    ANDVSA is a non-profit, membership corporation made up of 22 programs statewide that provide services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault, including emergency shelter, 24-hour crisis hotlines, food, clothing, transportation, legal assistance, counseling, community education, and more.
  • An Abuse, Rape and Domestic Violence Aid and Resource Connection (AARDVARC)

    This site is for victims of violence, their families and friends, and the agencies and programs which serve them. Issues addressed here currently include: domestic violence, stalking, and sexual assault.
  • Arkansas Coalition Against Sexual Assault

    (800) 977-5776
    The Arkansas Coalition Against Sexual Assault is a statewide coalition of individuals and organizations working together toward the elimination of sexual violence and advocating for sexual assault victims’ rights.  Their website has referrals to local crisis centers statewide that provide services such as shelter.
  • Ayuda

    (202) 387-4848
    Ayuda provides legal and social services to low-income immigrant victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, or human trafficking.
  • CAWS North Dakota

    (701) 255-6240
    The mission of CAWS North Dakota is to provide leadership and support in the identification, intervention, and prevention of domestic and sexual violence.  Their website has referrals to local shelter services and programs for victims of domestic violence, sexual abuse, and stalking throughout the state.
  • Colorado Coalition Against Sexual Assault

    (303) 839-9999
    The Colorado Coalition Against Sexual Assault is a membership organization promoting safety, justice, and healing for survivors while working toward the elimination of sexual violence.  Their website has referrals to local crisis centers statewide that provide support to victims.
  • D.C. Rape Crisis Center (DCRCC)

    (202) 333-7273
    The D.C. Rape Crisis Center provides counseling and other support services to survivors of sexual assault and their families.
  • Florida Council Against Sexual Violence

    Main: (850) 297-2000
    Crisis: (888) 956-7273
    The Florida Council Against Sexual Violence is a statewide nonprofit organization committed to victims and survivors of sexual violence and the sexual assault crisis programs who serve them.  Their website has referrals to local support providers.
  • Hawaii Sex Abuse Treatment Center

    (808) 524-7273
    The Hawaii Sex Abuse Treatment Center’s mission is to support the emotional healing process of those sexually assaulted in Hawaii, to increase community awareness about their needs and to reduce the incidence of all forms of sexual assault.  The center provides crisis and medical services to survivors of sexual assault and abuse.
  • Illinois Coalition Against Sexual Assault

    (217) 753-4117
    The Illinois Coalition Against Sexual Assault (ICASA) is a not-for-profit corporation of 29 community-based sexual assault crisis centers working together to end sexual violence. Each center provides 24-hour crisis intervention services, counseling and advocacy for victims of sexual assault and their significant others.
  • Iowa Coalition Against Sexual Assault

    (800) 284-7821
    The Iowa Coalition Against Sexual Assault is a private non-profit organization whose mission is to unite people and organizations to promote a society free from sexual violence and to meet the diverse needs of survivors of sexual assault.  Their website has referrals to local support providers statewide.
  • Just Detention International

    (213) 384-1400
    Just Detention International is concerned about the safety and well-being of all detainees, including those held in adult prisons and jails, juvenile facilities, immigration detention centers, and police lock-ups, whether run by government agencies or by private corporations on behalf of the government.  The Resource Guide for Survivors of Sexual Abuse Behind Bars is a unique State-By-State guide to legal and psychological counseling resources for survivors who are still incarcerated, those who have been released, and loved ones on the outside who are searching for ways to help.
  • Kentucky Association of Sexual Assault Programs

    (502) 226-2704
    (866) 375-2727
    TDD: (800) 648-6057
    The Kentucky Association of Sexual Assault Programs is a statewide coalition of rape crisis centers.  Referrals to direct services for survivors of sexual assault are available on their website.
  • Lousiana Foundation Against Sexual Assault (LAFASA)

    (225) 372-8995
    (888) 995-7273
    The Louisiana Foundation Against Sexual Assault is a coalition agency of 13 local centers providing program support, education and social change, working toward eliminating sexual violence. Their website has referrals to local support services for victims.
  • Maine Coalition Against Sexual Assault

    (800) 871-7741
    TTY: (888) 458-5599
    The Maine Coalition Against Sexual Assault (MECASA) works toward ending sexual violence by providing public policy advocacy, assistance to Maine’s sexual violence service providers, public awareness and prevention activities, and statewide training.
  • Maryland Coalition Against Sexual Assault

    (301) 328-7168
    The Maryland Coalition Against Sexual Assault (MCASA) is the statewide coalition of sexual assault resource centers.  Their website has referrals to local support providers statewide.
  • Men Surviving

    Men Surviving provides victims of sexual violence specialized resources to aid in their mental, physical and emotional recovery.
  • Minnesota Coalition Against Sexual Assault

    (651) 209-9993
    The Minnesota Coalition Against Sexual Assault (MNCASA) is a voice for victims, sexual assault programs, and allies committed to ending sexual violence.  Their website provides referrals to direct services and support for victims in Minnesota.
  • Missouri Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

    MCADSV is a coalition of advocacy programs for victims of domestic violence, sexual abuse, and stalking in Missouri.  Their website has referrals to local service and support providers throughout the state, including rape crisis center and shelter programs.
  • National Human Trafficking Resource Center Hotline

    1-888-373-7888

    The National Human Trafficking Resource Center (NHTRC) is a national, toll-free hotline, available to answer calls from anywhere in the country, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, every day of the year. They are not a government entity, law enforcement or an immigration authority.

     

  • National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC)

    (717) 909-0715
    Toll Free: (877) 739-3895
    TTY: (717) 909-0715
    The NSVRC does not provide direct services to sexual assault victims but rather supports those who do, such as coalitions and rape crisis centers.  A database of organizations that provide direct services is available on the NSVRC website.
  • Network for Victim Recovery of DC (NVRDC)

    (202) 742-1727
    The Network for Victim Recovery of DC (NVRDC) is a non-profit organization providing comprehensive case management and pro bono legal services to all victims of crime in the District of Columbia. NVRDC’s holistic services are provided regardless of income, ethnicity, immigration status, sexual orientation, race, or gender identity/expression. NVRDC runs the District’s on-call crisis response services to survivors of sexual assault who receive a sexual assault forensic exam in the District of Columbia. NVRDC offers victims professional case management services combined with experienced crime victims’ rights attorneys. The legal staff also represent sexual assault survivors within the context of college or university administrative proceedings and Title IX enforcement and complaints.
  • New Hampshire Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

    (866) 644-3574
    The New Hampshire Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence is an umbrella organization that provides technical and financial support to 14 member agencies who provide services to survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence, and stalking.  Their website has referrals to direct services and support for victims in New Hampshire including shelters.
  • New Mexico Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs, Inc.

    (505) 883-8020
    Toll free: (888) 883-8020
    The New Mexico Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs, Inc. provides educational activities to improve the awareness and understanding about the problem of sexual assault. The website includes links to anonymous hotline services, counseling, advocacy, and community outreach, education, and prevention.
  • New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault

    (212) 514-SAFE (7233)
    The mission of the New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault is to prevent sexual violence and reduce the harm it causes through education, research and advocacy.
  • New York: Safe Horizons

    (800) 621-4673
    Safe Horizon provides a variety of resources and support to victims of crime.  Programs and services include counseling, shelter, and legal advocacy.
  • Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP)

    Western Washington office: (206) 587-4009 / (800) 445-5771
    Granger Office: (509) 854-2100 / (888) 756-3641
    Wenatchee Office: (509) 570-0054 / (866) 271-2084
    NWIRP provides legal services to low-income immigrant victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and other violent crimes.
  • Oklahoma Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

    (800) 522-7233
    The Oklahoma Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault works to empower victims and eliminate violence by providing education and prevention information, supporting member programs, and expanding quality services to all.  Their website has referrals to local victim service and support providers including shelters and rape crisis centers.
  • Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape

    Toll Free Hotline: (888) 772-7227
    (717) 728-9740
    (800) 692-7445
    The Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape works to eliminate all forms of sexual violence and to advocate for the rights and needs of victims of sexual assault.  Their website has referrals to local service and support providers for victims of sexual violence throughout the state.
  • Rhode Island - Day One Sexual Assault and Trauma Resource Center

    (401) 454-5565
    Toll free: (800) 494-8100
    The Day One Sexual Assault and Trauma Resource Center provides services to victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, and other violent crimes.  Services include a 24-hour helpline, counseling, legal advocacy and other resources.
  • South Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

    The South Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (SCCADVASA) is a statewide coalition made up of the 23 domestic violence and sexual assault advocacy programs in South Carolina. Since 1981, SCCADVASA has been a leader in representing the critical needs of survivors and their families. Their website has referrals to local rape crisis centers, shelters, and direct victim service providers.

  • Tapestri

    (404) 299-2185
    Tapestri provides advocacy, streamlined access to services and direct services to immigrant victims of human trafficking, domestic violence, and sexual assault, as well community outreach in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee.
  • Texas - Sexual Assault Legal Services & Assistance (SALSA)

    (888) 343-4414
    A project of the Texas Legal Services Center and the Texas Association Against Sexual Assault, SALSA provides free legal services and support to sexual assault victims throughout the state.
  • The Immigration Project

    (309) 829-8703
    The Immigration Project provides non-profit legal services to immigrant victims of crime, such as domestic violence, sexual assault and human trafficking in central and southern Illinois and bordering states.
  • Vermont Network Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

    Domestic Violence Hotline: (800) 228-7395
    Sexual Violence Hotline: (800) 489-7273
    The Vermont Network Against Domestic and Sexual Violence is a coalition of advocacy programs for victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, and stalking.  Their website has referrals to local support providers, including rape crisis centers and shelter programs, throughout the state.
  • Victim Rights Law Center

    (503) 274-5477
    The Victim Rights Law Center is the first law center in the nation dedicated solely to advocating for the civil legal needs of sexual assault survivors.  The VRLC provides direct legal representation to victims of rape and sexual assault in Oregon. The VRLC attorneys provide consultation and legal representation in the areas of privacy, education, immigration, employment, public benefits, housing and safety.  Their website also has links to other resources for crime victims in Oregon.
  • Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs (WCSAP)

    (360) 754-7583
    TTY: (360) 709-0305
    WCSAP is a membership agency composed of individuals and organizations dedicated to ending sexual assault in their communities. Their website has referrals to local service and support providing programs for victims of sexual violence throughout the state.
  • Wilbanks Child Endangerment and Sexual Exploitation Clinic

    (706) 369-5788
    The Wilbanks Child Endangerment and Sexual Exploitation (CEASE) Clinic is the first of its kind in the nation, representing survivors of child sexual abuse in tort litigation. The clinic not only provides direct representation to survivors, but also serves as a teaching center as part of the University of Georgia School of Law.
  • WomensLaw.org

     
    The mission of WomensLaw.org is to provide easy-to-understand legal information and resources to women living with or escaping domestic violence or sexual assault.  Their website provides education and referrals to victim services nationwide.
  • Alabama Coalition Against Sexual Violence

    Alabama Coalition Against Sexual Violence  is an organization of advocates for victims of sexual violence statewide.  Their website has referrals to resources and local service providers for victims, including rape crisis centers.
  • Americans for Immigrant Justice: Domestic Violence & Human Trafficking Program

    305-573-1106
    AI Justice is a non-profit law firm that specializes in protecting and promoting immigrant rights in Florida and on a national level. Their Domestic Violence & Human Trafficking Program provides assistance to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, violent crime, or human trafficking.
  • Arizona Child and Family Advocacy Network

    An advocacy center is a comprehensive, victim focused program based in a facility. The website has Advocacy centers in different communities throughout Arizona to meet the needs of victims.
  • ASISTA

    (515) 244-2469
    ASISTA provides centralized assistance for advocates and attorneys facing complex legal problems in advocating for immigrant survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault.
  • California Coalition Against Sexual Assault (CALCASA)

    (916) 446-2520
    SMS/Text: (916) 905-2272
    CALCASA is a coalition of rape crisis centers, victims service providers, and advocates.  Their website has a list of referrals to member programs that provide direct support to victims.
  • Clery Center for Security on Campus

    (484) 580-8754
    Clery Center for Security on Campus provides advocacy and referral services to victims of college and university campus community crime including homicide, sexual assault, and hazing.
  • Connecticut Sexual Assault Crisis Services, Inc.

    English: (888) 999-5545
    Español: (888) 568-8332
    Connecticut Sexual Assault Crisis Services, Inc. (CONNSACS) is a statewide coalition of individual sexual assault crisis programs. Their website has a list of local crisis centers and direct service providers throughout the state.
  • Delaware - ContactLifeline

    Toll free: (800) 262-9800
    ContactLifeline provides comprehensive statewide services to victims of sexual assault and secondary victims of sexual assault.  ContactLifeline crisis responder services are provided by professionally trained and supervised volunteers and professionals who respond anonymously and confidentially to human needs, state-wide, 24 hours a day.
  • Georgia Network to End Sexual Assault

    (404) 815-5261
    The Georgia Network to End Sexual Assault, is a non-profit coalition of sexual assault agencies and concerned individuals that share the common goal of ending sexual assault.  Their website has referrals to direct victim services throughout the state.
  • Idaho Coalition Against Sexual & Domestic Violence

    (208) 384-0419
    The mission of the Idaho Coalition Against Sexual & Domestic Violence is to provide education, assistance, and support to individuals, programs, and organizations dedicated to ending Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence.
  • Indiana: Sexual Assault Information, Resources & Support

    AARDVARC.org, Inc. - a non-profit organization dedicated to combating family and relationship violence, sexual violence and child abuse. 
  • It Happened to Alexa Foundation

    (716) 754-9105
    (877) 77-ALEXA (25392)

    The purpose of the “It Happened to Alexa Foundation” is to help support rape survivors through the trauma of the criminal trial, in the hopes that more survivors will go through with the prosecution in order to put these perpetrators behind bars. Established in 2003, the foundation assists rape victims’ families with travel expenses during the litigation process. 



    is a not-for-profit, non-governmental organization that provides substantial support to survivors who testify against their sexual attackers, and thus encourages them to pursue justice. This organization was founded by the parents of a survivor and gives up to $3,000 to family members and support persons of survivors so that they may attend and support a survivor during their testimony.
  • Kansas Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence

    Kansas Statewide Hotline: 1-888-END-ABUSE
    (888-363-2287)

    The purpose of the Coalition is the prevention and elimination of sexual and domestic violence through a statewide network of programs providing support and safety for all victims of sexual and domestic violence and stalking, with primary focus on women and their children; direct services; public awareness and education; advocacy for victims; comprehensive prevention; and, social change efforts.

  • LOTUS Legal Clinic, Inc.

    (414) 885-1469
    LOTUS Legal Clinic serves victims of gender-based violence and human trafficking through trauma informed legal advocacy, policy initiatives, education, and survivor empowerment. For purposes of our services, gender-based violence refers to crimes of sexual exploitation and violence, which includes rape, sexual assault, sexual harm, sexual abuse and sex trafficking. LOTUS Legal Clinic serves survivors of every sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, nationality, race, religion, ability, and socioeconomic status. we speak English and Spanish.
  • Loveisrespect (formerly National Dating Abuse Helpline)

    Chat at www.loveisrespect.org
    Text loveis to 22522*
    (866) 331-9474
    (866) 331-8453 TTY
    Loveisrespect, formerly the National Dating Abuse Helpline, offers support, information and advocacy to young people who have questions or concerns about their dating relationships and provides information and support to concerned friends and family members, teachers, counselors, service providers and members of law enforcement. Free and confidential phone, live chat and texting services are available 24/7/365. 
  • MaleSurvivor

    Male Survivor provides victims of sexual violence with information for finding local resources, therapists, and support groups, along with general information about male victimization and forums where victims can talk to and provide support for each other.

  • Massachusetts Coalition Against Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence (Jane Doe Inc.)

    (617) 248-0922
    SafeLink hotline: (877) 785-2020
    TTY: (877) 521-2601
    Jane Doe Inc. (JDI) is a coalition of rape crisis centers, domestic violence programs, and other victim advocates in Massachusetts.  Their website has referrals to local victim support providers statewide.
  • Michigan Coalition to End Domestic and Sexual Violence

    The Michigan Coalition to End Domestic and Sexual Violence is a network of rape crisis centers, domestic violence shelters, and other victim advocates.  Their website has a list of statewide victim support providers.
  • Mississippi Coalition Against Sexual Assault

    (601) 948-0555
    Toll-free: (888) 987-9011

    The Mississippi Coalition Against Sexual Assault represents the nine rape crisis centers in the state of Mississippi.  Their website has referrals to these local centers that provide support to victims of sexual violence.
  • Montana Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

    The Montana Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence represents over 50 programs across Montana that provide direct services to victims and survivors of domestic and sexual violence and their children.  Their website has referrals to local sexual assault support providers and domestic violence shelter programs.
  • National Sexual Assault Hotline

    (800) 656-4673
    The Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN) operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1-800-656-HOPE(4673) in partnership with 1,100 rape crisis centers across the nation, providing free, confidential advice 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  RAINN’s website also provides access to an online, instant messaging hotline, and referrals to many other resources for survivors.
  • Nebraska Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Coalition

    (877)215-0167
    The Nebraska Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Coalition is a statewide advocacy organization committed to the prevention and elimination of sexual and domestic violence.  Their website has referrals to local victim support providers statewide.
  • Nevada Crisis Call Center - Sexual Assault Support Services (SASS)

    (775) 784-8090
    Toll Free: (800) 273-8255

    The Sexual Assault Support Services (SASS) advocacy team provides immediate crisis intervention services for survivors of sexual assault, their family members and friends. The SASS program can provide information regarding medical treatment and reporting to law enforcement.  We are also able to assist with referrals for financial assistance and long term counseling services.  All services provided by the SASS program are free and confidential.

  • New Jersey Coalition Against Sexual Assault

    (800) 601-7200
    The mission of the New Jersey Coalition Against Sexual Assault is to promote the compassionate and just treatment of survivors, their loved ones and significant others, and to foster collaborative relationships.  Their website has referrals to local support providers for victims of sexual violence statewide.
  • New Mexico Victim Services

    (866) 627-3249
    The Victim Services Division is committed to offering resources and support to victims of crime and their families. The website provides links to services for victims of crime, domestic violence and sexual assault.
  • New York State Coalition Against Sexual Assault

    (800) 942-6906
    The New York State Coalition Against Sexual Assault works with local, state, and national organizations all of whom are dedicated to ending sexual violence.  Their website has referrals to local service and support providers for victims of sexual violence throughout the state.
  • North Carolina Coalition Against Sexual Assault

    (919) 871-1015
    The North Carolina Coalition Against Sexual Assault is an inclusive, statewide alliance working to end sexual violence through education, advocacy, and legislation.  Their website has referrals to local service and support providers for victims of sexual violence throughout the state.
  • Ohio Alliance to End Sexual Violence (OAESV)

    (216) 658-1381
    Toll free: (888) 886-8388
    OAESV is a coalition of sexual assault and domestic violence organizations throughout Ohio working to eliminate all forms of sexual violence. OAESV provides support, advocacy, policy information and funding to organizations working to advocate for the rights and need of survivors and co-survivors of sexual violence.  Their website has a comprehensive list of direct service providers for victims statewide.
  • Oregon Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

    (503) 230-1951
    The Oregon Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence (OCADSV) is a non-profit organization made up victim advocates in Oregon.  Their website has referrals to local service and support providers for victims of sexual violence, domestic abuse, and stalking throughout the state, including rape crisis centers and shelters.
  • Protect Our Defenders

    Protect Our Defenders honors, supports and gives voice to the brave women and men in uniform who have been raped or sexually assaulted by fellow service members. They seek to fix the military training, investigation and adjudication systems related to sexual violence and harassment — systems that often re-victimize assault survivors by blaming them while failing to prosecute perpetrators.
  • Service Women’s Action Network

    SWAN’s mission is to transform military culture by securing equal opportunity and freedom to serve without discrimination, harassment or assault; and to reform veterans’ services to ensure high quality health care and benefits for women veterans and their families.
  • South Dakota Coalition Ending Domestic & Sexual Violence

    (605) 391-6402
    The South Dakota Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault is a statewide organization of sexual violence programs with a special focus on native women.  Their website has referrals to victim crisis lines in South Dakota and local shelter services.
  • Tennessee Coalition to End Domestic & Sexual Violence

    (615) 386-9406
    Toll free: (800) 289-9018
    The Tennessee Coalition to End Domestic & Sexual Violence is a private, non-profit organization composed of diverse victim advocacy programs.  Their website has referrals to local support providers for victims of sexual violence and domestic abuse throughout the state, such as rape crisis centers and shelter programs.
  • Texas Association Against Sexual Assault

    (512) 474-6490
    The Texas Association Against Sexual Assault works toward ending sexual violence in Texas through education, prevention and advocacy.  Their website has referrals to statewide shelter services for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and harassment, stalking, and trafficking.
  • Utah Violence & Injury Prevention Program

    Toll free: (888) 421-1100
    The Utah Violence and Injury Prevention Program provides referrals to local rape crisis centers and a 24-hour hotline for victims.
  • Victim Rights Law Center

    (617) 399-6720
    The Victim Rights Law Center is the first law center in the nation dedicated solely to advocating for the civil legal needs of sexual assault survivors.  The VRLC provides direct legal representation to victims of rape and sexual assault in Massachusetts. The VRLC attorneys provide consultation and legal representation in the areas of privacy, education, immigration, employment, public benefits, housing and safety.  Their website also has links to other resources for crime victims in Massachusetts.
  • Virginia Sexual and Domestic Violence Action Alliance

    (804) 377-0335
    The Virginia Sexual and Domestic Violence Action Alliance is a statewide organization of agencies and individuals working to end sexual and domestic violence.  Their website has referrals to local support providers for victims of sexual and domestic violence throughout the state, such as rape crisis centers and shelter programs.
  • West Virginia Foundation for Rape Information & Services

    The West Virginia Foundation for Rape Information & Services is a statewide organization of member programs that provide crisis services to victims.  Their website has links to victim services and support throughout West Virginia.
  • Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault (WCASA)

    (608) 257-1516
    WCASA is a membership agency comprised of organizations and individuals working to end sexual violence in Wisconsin. Among these are the 51 sexual assault service agencies throughout the state that offer support, advocacy and information to victims of sexual assault and their families. Referrals to local providers are available on their website.
  • Wyoming Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

    (307) 755-5481
    (844) 264-8080
    WCADVSA is an organization of advocacy programs for victims sexual assault, domestic violence, and stalking.  Their website has referrals to local support and service providers for victims throughout the state, including rape crisis centers and shelter programs.

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  • ACTION OHIO Coalition For Battered Women

    The Action Ohio Coalition for Battered Women is an organization of advocates for victims of domestic violence and stalking statewide.  Their website has referrals to resources and local service providers for victims, including shelter programs.
  • Arkansas Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    (800) 269-4668
    The Arkansas Coalition Against Domestic Violence is a member program of advocates for victims of domestic violence and stalking statewide.  Their website has referrals to local services and resources for victims such as shelter programs.
  • California Partnership To End Domestic Violence

    (916) 444-7163
    The California Partnership to End Domestic Violence is a membership organization of advocates for victims of domestic violence and stalking.  Their website has referrals to local service providers statewide, such as shelter programs.
  • Clery Center for Security on Campus

    (484) 580-8754
    Clery Center for Security on Campus provides advocacy and referral services to victims of college and university campus community crime including homicide, sexual assault, and hazing.
  • Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    (800) 500-1119
    TDD: (800) 621-4202
    The Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence is an organization of advocates for victims of domestic violence and stalking statewide.  Their website has referrals to local resources and service providers for victims, such as shelter programs.
  • Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    (800) 332-7385

    (800) 787-3224 (TTY Helpline)

    The Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence is an organization of advocates for domestic violence and stalking victims throughout the state.  Their website has referrals to local support and service providers for victims, including shelter programs.
  • LOTUS Legal Clinic, Inc.

    (414) 885-1469
    LOTUS Legal Clinic serves victims of gender-based violence and human trafficking through trauma informed legal advocacy, policy initiatives, education, and survivor empowerment. For purposes of our services, gender-based violence refers to crimes of sexual exploitation and violence, which includes rape, sexual assault, sexual harm, sexual abuse and sex trafficking. LOTUS Legal Clinic serves survivors of every sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, nationality, race, religion, ability, and socioeconomic status. we speak English and Spanish.
  • Maine Coalition to End Domestic Violence

    (866) 834-HELP
    MCEDV is a coalition of advocacy programs for victims of domestic violence and stalking.  Their website and 24-hour hotline, (866) 834-4357, provide referrals to local support services for victims throughout the state, including shelter programs.
  • Massachusetts Coalition Against Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence (Jane Doe Inc.)

    (617) 248-0922
    SafeLink hotline: (877) 785-2020
    TTY: (877) 521-2601
    Jane Doe Inc. (JDI) is a coalition of rape crisis centers, domestic violence programs, and other victim advocates in Massachusetts.  Their website has referrals to local victim support providers statewide.
  • Missouri Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

    MCADSV is a coalition of advocacy programs for victims of domestic violence, sexual abuse, and stalking in Missouri.  Their website has referrals to local service and support providers throughout the state, including rape crisis center and shelter programs.
  • National Sexual Assault Hotline

    (800) 656-4673
    The Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN) operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1-800-656-HOPE(4673) in partnership with 1,100 rape crisis centers across the nation, providing free, confidential advice 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  RAINN’s website also provides access to an online, instant messaging hotline, and referrals to many other resources for survivors.
  • Network for Victim Recovery of DC (NVRDC)

    (202) 742-1727
    The Network for Victim Recovery of DC (NVRDC) is a non-profit organization providing comprehensive case management and pro bono legal services to all victims of crime in the District of Columbia. NVRDC’s holistic services are provided regardless of income, ethnicity, immigration status, sexual orientation, race, or gender identity/expression. NVRDC runs the District’s on-call crisis response services to survivors of sexual assault who receive a sexual assault forensic exam in the District of Columbia. NVRDC offers victims professional case management services combined with experienced crime victims’ rights attorneys. The legal staff also represent sexual assault survivors within the context of college or university administrative proceedings and Title IX enforcement and complaints.
  • New Hampshire Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

    (866) 644-3574
    The New Hampshire Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence is an umbrella organization that provides technical and financial support to 14 member agencies who provide services to survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence, and stalking.  Their website has referrals to direct services and support for victims in New Hampshire including shelters.
  • New York: Safe Horizons

    (800) 621-4673
    Safe Horizon provides a variety of resources and support to victims of crime.  Programs and services include counseling, shelter, and legal advocacy.
  • Oregon Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

    (503) 230-1951
    The Oregon Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence (OCADSV) is a non-profit organization made up victim advocates in Oregon.  Their website has referrals to local service and support providers for victims of sexual violence, domestic abuse, and stalking throughout the state, including rape crisis centers and shelters.
  • Stalking Resource Center

    (202) 467-8700
    The Stalking Resource Center is a program of the National Center for Victims of Crime. The Center’s dual mission is to raise national awareness of stalking and to encourage the development and implementation of multidisciplinary responses to stalking in local communities across the country. The Center’s website provides statistics, educational materials, and links to resources.
  • Utah Domestic Violence Coalition

    (801) 521-5544
    The Utah Domestic Violence Coalition website provides referrals to shelter services and support programs for victims of domestic violence and stalking throughout the state.
  • Wired Safety

     
    Wired Safety is an online resource for cyber-stalking, cyber-bullying, online fraud, and identity theft. The website provides a great deal of information, and many self-help links for victims of online harassment, stalking, or fraud.
  • An Abuse, Rape and Domestic Violence Aid and Resource Connection (AARDVARC)

    This site is for victims of violence, their families and friends, and the agencies and programs which serve them. Issues addressed here currently include: domestic violence, stalking, and sexual assault.
  • Ayuda

    (202) 387-4848
    Ayuda provides legal and social services to low-income immigrant victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, or human trafficking.
  • CAWS North Dakota

    (701) 255-6240
    The mission of CAWS North Dakota is to provide leadership and support in the identification, intervention, and prevention of domestic and sexual violence.  Their website has referrals to local shelter services and programs for victims of domestic violence, sexual abuse, and stalking throughout the state.
  • Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    (888) 774-2900
    (844) 831-9200 (Spanish)
    The Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence is a membership program of advocates for victims of domestic violence and stalking statewide.  Their website has referrals to local resources and service providers for victims, such as shelter programs.
  • Idaho Coalition Against Sexual & Domestic Violence

    (208) 384-0419
    The mission of the Idaho Coalition Against Sexual & Domestic Violence is to provide education, assistance, and support to individuals, programs, and organizations dedicated to ending Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence.
  • Kansas Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence

    Kansas Statewide Hotline: 1-888-END-ABUSE
    (888-363-2287)

    The purpose of the Coalition is the prevention and elimination of sexual and domestic violence through a statewide network of programs providing support and safety for all victims of sexual and domestic violence and stalking, with primary focus on women and their children; direct services; public awareness and education; advocacy for victims; comprehensive prevention; and, social change efforts.

  • Loveisrespect (formerly National Dating Abuse Helpline)

    Chat at www.loveisrespect.org
    Text loveis to 22522*
    (866) 331-9474
    (866) 331-8453 TTY
    Loveisrespect, formerly the National Dating Abuse Helpline, offers support, information and advocacy to young people who have questions or concerns about their dating relationships and provides information and support to concerned friends and family members, teachers, counselors, service providers and members of law enforcement. Free and confidential phone, live chat and texting services are available 24/7/365. 
  • Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence

    (301) 429-3601
    (800) MD-HELPS
    MNADV is a coalition of advocacy programs for victims of domestic violence and stalking in Maryland.  Their website has referrals to local support providers throughout the state, including shelter services.
  • Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women

    (866) 223-1111
    The Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women [MCBW] is a well-established, membership organization with over 80 member programs located throughout Minnesota with a strong history of effectively carrying out programming that advances women’s safety and security.
  • National Center for Victims of Crime: Stalking Publication Series

    The National Center for Victims of Crimes provides several publications with advice and self-help instructions for victims of stalking.  Information such as how to formulate a safety plan or collect evidence is available online at their website.
  • Nebraska Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Coalition

    (877)215-0167
    The Nebraska Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Coalition is a statewide advocacy organization committed to the prevention and elimination of sexual and domestic violence.  Their website has referrals to local victim support providers statewide.
  • Nevada Network Against Domestic Violence

    The Nevada Network Against Domestic Violence (NNADV) is a statewide organization that helps Nevada’s communities respond effectively to the needs of victims of domestic violence, stalking and trafficking. Their website has referrals to local shelter and support services throughout the state for victims.
  • New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault

    (212) 514-SAFE (7233)
    The mission of the New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault is to prevent sexual violence and reduce the harm it causes through education, research and advocacy.
  • Oklahoma Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

    (800) 522-7233
    The Oklahoma Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault works to empower victims and eliminate violence by providing education and prevention information, supporting member programs, and expanding quality services to all.  Their website has referrals to local victim service and support providers including shelters and rape crisis centers.
  • Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    The Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence (PCADV) is an organization of advocates for victims of domestic violence and stalking statewide.  Their website has referrals to local support and service providers for victims, including shelter programs.
  • The Relocation Counseling and Identity Protection Initiative

    617-603-1557 or 800-323-3205
    This initiative is in partnership with the National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) and provides information to individuals and service providers nation-wide for victims/survivors who are seeking to relocate for purposes of escaping an abuser.
  • Vermont Network Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

    Domestic Violence Hotline: (800) 228-7395
    Sexual Violence Hotline: (800) 489-7273
    The Vermont Network Against Domestic and Sexual Violence is a coalition of advocacy programs for victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, and stalking.  Their website has referrals to local support providers, including rape crisis centers and shelter programs, throughout the state.
  • Wyoming Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

    (307) 755-5481
    (844) 264-8080
    WCADVSA is an organization of advocacy programs for victims sexual assault, domestic violence, and stalking.  Their website has referrals to local support and service providers for victims throughout the state, including rape crisis centers and shelter programs.

Trafficking

  • Americans for Immigrant Justice: Domestic Violence & Human Trafficking Program

    305-573-1106
    AI Justice is a non-profit law firm that specializes in protecting and promoting immigrant rights in Florida and on a national level. Their Domestic Violence & Human Trafficking Program provides assistance to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, violent crime, or human trafficking.
  • Ayuda

    (202) 387-4848
    Ayuda provides legal and social services to low-income immigrant victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, or human trafficking.
  • Colorado Network to End Human Trafficking (CoNEHT)

    Hotline:  1-866-455-5075

    The CoNEHT Hotline is Colorado’s only 24-hour crisis, resource and tip line dedicated to addressing instances of human trafficking. It is staffed by volunteer advocates who complete a 40-hour hotline advocate training. If you need to speak with someone to report suspected human trafficking, please contact the Colorado Network to End Human Trafficking (CoNEHT) Hotline. 

  • East Coast: Safe Horizon Anti-Trafficking Program

    The Safe Horizon Anti-Trafficking Program provides intensive case management to women, men, and children who have been victims of labor and sex trafficking on the East Coast. Case managers provide social and legal services, as well as referrals for other support.
  • LOTUS Legal Clinic, Inc.

    (414) 885-1469
    LOTUS Legal Clinic serves victims of gender-based violence and human trafficking through trauma informed legal advocacy, policy initiatives, education, and survivor empowerment. For purposes of our services, gender-based violence refers to crimes of sexual exploitation and violence, which includes rape, sexual assault, sexual harm, sexual abuse and sex trafficking. LOTUS Legal Clinic serves survivors of every sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, nationality, race, religion, ability, and socioeconomic status. we speak English and Spanish.
  • National Human Trafficking Resource Center (NHTRC)

    (888) 373-7888
    NHTRC is a national, toll-free hotline, available to answer calls from anywhere in the country, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, every day of the year.  Call the hotline at 1-888-373-7888 to connect with local resources for trafficking victims.
  • Oregonians Against Trafficking Humans (Oregon OATH)

    Toll Free: 1-888-3737-888.

    To prevent the exploitation of men, women and youth, by educating and promoting
    practical community engagement by Oregonians in order to end the tragedy of trafficking.

  • Texas Association Against Sexual Assault

    (512) 474-6490
    The Texas Association Against Sexual Assault works toward ending sexual violence in Texas through education, prevention and advocacy.  Their website has referrals to statewide shelter services for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and harassment, stalking, and trafficking.
  • The Immigration Project

    (309) 829-8703
    The Immigration Project provides non-profit legal services to immigrant victims of crime, such as domestic violence, sexual assault and human trafficking in central and southern Illinois and bordering states.
  • Arizona League to End Regional Trafficking (ALERT)

    1-888-60-ALERT
    ALERT helps victims of trafficking by providing: food and shelter; medical care; mental health counseling; immigration assistance; legal assistance; language interpretation; case management; and other culturally appropriate services throughout the state of Arizona. 
  • Coalition to Abolish Slavery and Trafficking (CAST)

    (888) 539-2373
    CAST operates a toll free hotline for victims of human trafficking interested in receiving supportive services at (888) 539-2373.  Available resources through CAST include social services, such as counseling, shelter, and legal services.
  • Colorado Organization for Victim Assistance (COVA)

    The COVA Human Trafficking program provides case management services for victims of trafficking - domestic and international victims; adults and minors; sex and labor trafficking.  Their website provides contact information for assistance.

  • Immigration Counseling Service (ICS)

    (503) 221-1689
    ICS provides affordable legal services to immigrant victims of serious crimes, particularly domestic violence or human trafficking.
  • Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women

    (866) 223-1111
    The Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women [MCBW] is a well-established, membership organization with over 80 member programs located throughout Minnesota with a strong history of effectively carrying out programming that advances women’s safety and security.
  • Nevada Network Against Domestic Violence

    The Nevada Network Against Domestic Violence (NNADV) is a statewide organization that helps Nevada’s communities respond effectively to the needs of victims of domestic violence, stalking and trafficking. Their website has referrals to local shelter and support services throughout the state for victims.
  • Tapestri

    (404) 299-2185
    Tapestri provides advocacy, streamlined access to services and direct services to immigrant victims of human trafficking, domestic violence, and sexual assault, as well community outreach in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee.
  • Texas Legal Services Center - AVOICE

    (888) 343-4414
    Advocates for Victims of Crime (AVOICE) is a Texas Legal Services Center statewide project providing free direct legal representation and referrals to victims of violent crime, and providing education about crime victim’s rights. AVOICE lawyers offer legal advice, safety planning, pro se assistance, and legal representation. AVOICE also assists victims with applying for crime victim compensation claims.