Accidents & Injuries
Banks & Credit Unions
Cars & Motor Vehicles
Children & Parents
Credit & Debt
Crime Victims Domestic Violence
Criminal Justice&Police Misconduct
Divorce & Marriage
& Gov. Assistance
Health & Medical
Mail & Postal
Money & Investments
Phone & Utilities
Refunds, Repairs & Replacements
Scams & Cons
Wills, Probate & Estates
Work/The Wk Place
|What Is Domestic Violence
|Things To Take When You Leave
|What A Victim Can Do
|Using The Law To Help You
|Safety For You & Your Family
|Where Else To Go For Help
|Safety At Work
|Safety In Public
|Safety At Home
|Safety At The Courthouse
|Making Your Children Safer
Where Else To Go For Help
Hotlines, Shelters & More
|24 Hour Hotlines
|Regular Bus. Hour Hotlines
|Immigrants & Refugees
|Safe Houses & Shelters & Permanent Housing
|Adults & Families (Counseling)
|Dental Help/Plastic Surgery For Victims
|Immigrants & Minorities
|Victims of Fraud, Scams & Cons
|Where Else To Get Help
See Also The National
Victims Notification Network
This service allows crime victims to obtain timely and reliable information about criminal cases and the custody status of offenders 24 hours a day. Victims and other concerned citizens can also register to be notified by phone, email or TTY device when an offender's custody status changes. Users can also register through their participating state or county toll-free number.
Megan's Law in All Fifty
States. (Sex Offender Laws)
Megan's Law: A Review of State and Federal Legislation
United Way Help Line (For All 50 States, DC & Puerto Rico)
Choose your state and select your city.
Their stellar search engine can lead you to any social service topic imaginable. Use any of the terms below for quick help.
"Children and Abuse"
"Women and Abuse"
"Battered Women" or
Victim Impact Statements-What Are They And How To Write One
See Sexual Abuse
The Sexual Assault
Support groups, legal help, chat rooms, and more. For both children and adults.
Legal Resources For Victims Of Sexual Abuse
Links with descriptions.
My Ex Is Tracking My Location: How Can I Prevent This? (Consumer-SOS)
Checklist on what to do to keep your location a secret.
Stalking-Your Rights & Resources (Findlaw.com)
What Is An Order For Protection
Basic information about Orders of Protection for both the defendant/respondent and the victim/petitioner.
National Victim Hotlines
(Toll Free Numbers)
Everything from child abuse to domestic violence to fraud.
Frequently Asked Questions About Social Security
And Social Security #s
Use their search engine to find out how to change your Social Security # and much much more.
Asian & Pacific Islander Institute On Domestic Violence
Links To Asian Help Groups.
Catholic Charities-Immigration Legal Services (678-222-3920)
CCA’s Immigration Legal Services provides assistance to immigrants, refugees and those seeking asylum in the United States. They help individuals and families obtain legal status, assist clients with the naturalization process and provide legal representation during deportation proceedings. They also specialize in assisting survivors of domestic violence, abandoned or neglected foreign children, de
Hate Crimes (National Resources & Help Groups)
Criminal Justice Divisions/ Attorney General's (All 50 States, Not DC)
State Crime Victim Compensation
& Assistance Grant Programs (All 50 States + Territories)
These programs reimburse victims for crime-related expenses such as: Medical costs; Mental health counseling; Funeral and burial costs; and Lost wages or loss of support.
Victim Services By State, Territory, Or Possession (All US)
Click on the map for a listing of direct service programs and other referrals in your state.
1996 Victims' Rights
Sourcebook (DC & All 50 States)
The Victims' Rights Sourcebook provides instant access to information about crime victims' rights in 13 major topics, in all 50 states.
Where To Write For
Vital Records (50 States & DC)
For birth, death and marriage certificates, divorce papers and more.
Find Your Local Newspaper, Magazine, Radio & TV Stations
Trouble getting the government to act on your behalf? Give them a little bad press and you're bargaining power increases tremendously. Select your state, and then click on your county or city for the proper media to report to. (DC Not Included).
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Summary Of Victims Rights Throughout The US
Charts and summaries in all states relating to the
Rights for Crime Victims, Right to Notice, Right to Protection
Right to Confer with Prosecutor, Prompt Return of Property,
Payment for Forensic Exams, HIV Testing of Sex Offenders
Right to Be Heard, Right to Attend the Trial, Right to Restitution, The Right to Privacy, and Victims' Rights at Juvenile Level.