A Confidential Victim Advocate is available to assist with criminal and civil proceedings at no charge to the victim/survivor. The following legal services may be provided:

  • Assistance during the criminal proceedings
  • Assistance reporting to the police
  • Help filing for orders of protection
  • Assistance with Crime Victims Compensation (CVC)
  • Accompaniment during court proceedings
  • Support advocacy after the case has been closed
  • Assistance during civil proceedings
  • Referrals to attorneys