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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.

  • 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.

Compensation and Reparations

  • 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.

Domestic Violence

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.

General Victims' Services and Information

  • California Attorney General Victims’ Services Unit (VSU)

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

Murder/Homicide

  • 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.

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.

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.

  • 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.

Stalking

  • 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.