Are you a victim of a crime?
Does the criminal justice process confuse you?
Are you struggling with finding help?
Do you know you have rights as a victim of a crime?
What an advocate can do for you:
- Help you to assess and address your immediate needs and concerns.
- Provide information regarding resources and referrals.
- Help you to identify and plan your next steps.
- Advocate for your choices and rights with individuals and service providers.
- Assist you in obtaining benefits or restoring your basic needs.
- Provide assistance in making informed choices and decisions about police reporting.
- Provide referrals to legal resources as appropriate.
- Provide information about the local, state, federal, and tribal justice systems, civil remedies and victim rights.
If you or someone you know has been a victim of a crime, we are here to help.
Contact Sally for more information at:
email@example.com or call 253-383-3951.
This project was supported by Grant No. 2009-VA-GX-0068 awarded by the Office for Victims of Crime, US Department of Justice. Points of view in this document are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the Office for Victims of Crime, US Department of Justice. Grant funds are administered by the Office of Crime Victims Advocacy, Community Services and Housing Division, Washington State Department of Commerce.
If you or someone you know has been a victim of one of these crimes you do not have to report to law enforcement.
Your immigration status does not prevent you from accessing services.
Our advocacy services are free.
- Child Abuse
- DUI/DWI Victim
- Identity Theft
- Elder Abuse
- Kidnapping/Missing Persons
- Hate Crime
- Human Trafficking
- Property Crime
- Vehicular Assault (non-accidental)
You have rights!
View Crime Victims Bill of Rights