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National Crime Victim Law Institute

Parents of Murdered Children

November 04, 2014

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. The
organization works to increase society’s awareness of these problems in survivors of a homicide victim and provides:


o Support to persons who survive the violent death of someone close as they seek to recover.
o Contact with similarly bereaved persons and established self-help groups that meet regularly.
o Information about the grieving process and the criminal justice system as they pertain to survivors of a homicide victim.
o Communication with professionals in the helping fields about the problems faced by those surviving a homicide victim.

For more information:

503-656-8039