Crime Victims Resources

The National Center for Victims of Crime is the nation’s leading resource and advocacy organization for crime victims and those who serve them. Since its inception in 1985, the National Center has worked with grassroots organizations and criminal justice agencies throughout the United States serving millions of crime victims.

Our Mission

The mission of the National Center for Victims of Crime is to forge a national commitment to help victims of crime rebuild their lives. We are dedicated to serving individuals, families, and communities harmed by crime.

How We Help Victims of Crime

Working with local, state, and federal partners, the National Center for Victims of Crime:

  • Provides direct services and resources to victims of crime across the country;
  • Advocates for laws and public policies that secure rights, resources, and protections for crime victims;
  • Delivers training and technical assistance to victim service organizations, counselors, attorneys, criminal justice agencies, and allied professionals serving victims of crime; and
  • Fosters cutting-edge thinking about the impact of crime and the ways in which each of us can help victims of crime rebuild their lives.

Contact us for help, information about your options, and referrals to local services anywhere in the country.