Victim Resources


CA Department of Justice Victims’ Services Unit – The Victims’ Services Unit offers crime victims and their families support and information at every stage of the criminal process. 

CA Dept. of Corrections and Rehabilitation, OVSRS – Provides information on offender release, restitution, parole conditions and parole hearings when the offender is incarcerated in prison. 1-877-256-6877  

California Victim Compensation Board -The California Victim Compensation Board is a state program dedicated to providing reimbursement for many crime-related expenses to eligible victims who suffer physical injury or the threat of physical injury as a direct result of a violent crime. 

Victim Compensation Program – Can help victims pay for: mental health counseling, funeral costs, loss of income, crime scene cleanup, relocation, medical and dental bills. 1 

McGeorge School of Law: Victims of Crime Resource Center – Provides resources for victims by their geographic area along with information on victims’ rights. 1-800-Victims (1-800-842-8467) 

National Domestic Violence Hotline – 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) 

Adult Protective Services County Information – (Elder abuse) 24 hour hotline numbers by county in California. 

National Child Abuse Hotline – Treatment and prevention of child abuse. 1-800-4-A-CHILD 

Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network – 1-800-656-HOPE 

National Human Trafficking Resource Center Hotline – 24-hour hotline: 1-888-373-7888