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Compensation and Reparations

  • Delaware Victims’ Compensation Assistance Program

    Delaware Helpline: 800-464-HELP
    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.

Domestic Violence

  • Delaware Coalition Against Domestic Violence (DCADV)

    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..

General Victims' Services and Information

  • 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.

Sexual Violence

  • 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.