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New York

Compensation and Reparations

  • 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.

Domestic Violence

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.

General Victims' Services and Information

  • 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.
  • 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.

Network of Victims' Rights Enforcement Clinics

  • 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.

Sexual Violence

  • 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.
  • 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.

Stalking

  • 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.

Trafficking

  • 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.