Victim Resources

Crime Victim Service Provider Directory

National Resource Numbers

Center for Women Policy Studies (202) 872-1770
Childhelp USA/Forrester National Child Abuse Hotline (800) 4A-CHILD
Crime Victim Study Center (203) 932-7041
The Family Violence Prevention Fund (415) 252-8900
Justice Statistics Clearinghouse (800) 732-3277
Juvenile Justice Clearinghouse (800) 638-8736
National Association of Crime Victim Compensation Boards (703) 313-9500
National Center on Elder Abuse (202) 898-2586
National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (800) 843-5678
National Clearinghouse for Alcohol & Drug Information (800) 729-6686
National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse & Neglect (800) 394-3366
National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (303) 839-1852
National Criminal Justice Reference Service (800) 851-3420
National Council on Child Abuse & Family Violence (202) 429-6695
National Crime Prevention Council (202) 466-6272
National Domestic Violence Hotline (800) 799-SAFE
(800) 787-3224
National Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) (800) 438-MADD
National Parents of Murdered Children (513) 721-5683
National Resource Center on Domestic Violence (800) 537-2238
National Sexual Violence Resource Center (877) 739-3895
(717) 909-0715
National Victim of Crime Center (800) FYI-CALL
National Victim Resource Center (800) 851-3420
National Organization for Victim Assistance (NOVA) (800) TRY-NOVA
Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (800) 656-4673
Victims’ Assistance Legal Organization (VALOR) (703) 748-0811

West Virginia Resource Numbers

United States Attorney’s Office (Southern District) (304) 345-2200
United States Attorney’s Office (Northern District) (304) 234-0100
West Virginia Attorney General’s Office (304) 558-2021
WV Coalition Against Domestic Violence (304) 965-3552
WV Crime Victims Compensation Fund (304) 347-4850
  (800) 642-8650
WV Division of Corrections (304) 558-2036
WV Foundation for Rape Information & Services, Inc. (304) 366-9500
WV Human Rights Commission (304) 558-2616
(304) 558-2976
Hate Crimes Hotline (888) 676-5546
WV Prosecuting Attorneys Institute (304) 558-3348
WV State Police (304) 746-2100
WV Women’s Commission (304) 558-0070

National Victim Related Web Sites

American Bar Association www.abanet.org/child/
American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children www.apsac.org/
Bureau of Justice Assistance www.ojp.usdoj.gov/BJA/
Bureau of Justice Statistics www.ojp.usdoj.gov/bjs/
Child Abuse Prevention Association www.childabuseprevention.org
Child Abuse Prevention Network child-abuse.com
Childhelp USA www.childhelpusa.org
Department of Defense Victim/Witness Assistance Council  
Family Violence Prevention Fund www.fvpf.org/
Federal Justice Statistics Resource Center fjsrc.urban.org
FLETC Victim/Witness Program www.fletc.gov/bsd/victim_home.htm
FBI Uniform Crime Reports-Statistical Data www.fbi.gov/ucr/ucr.htm
Human Trafficking www.humantrafficking.org
Identity Theft Resource Center www.idtheftcenter.org/
Mothers Against Drunk Driving www.madd.org
National Association of Crime Victim Compensation Board www.nacvcb.org
National Center for Missing & Exploited Children www.missingkids.com
National Center for Victims of Crime www.ncvc.org
National Center on Elder Abuse  
National Children’s Alliance www.nca-online.org
National Clearing House on Child Abuse and Neglect www.childwelfare.gov
National Coalition Against Domestic Violence www.ncadv.org
National Coalition of Homicide Survivors  
National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence www.ncadd.org
National Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) www.nationalcasa.org
National Criminal Justice Reference Service www.ncjrs.org
National CASA Association www.nationalcasa.org/
National Crime Victims Research & Treatment Center www.musc.edu/cvc/
National Domestic Violence Hotline http://www.usdoj.gov/ovw/
National Fraud Information Center www.fraud.org
National Institute of Justice www.ojp.usdoj.gov/nij
National Organization for Victim Assistance (NOVA) www.trynova.org
National Resource Center on Domestic Violence www.nrcdv.org
National Sexual Violence Research Center www.nsvrc.org
National Sex Offender Public Registry www.nsopr.gov
National Victim Assistance Academy (OVC) www.ojp.usdoj.gov/ovc/assist/vaa.htm
National Victim Assistance Academy www.nvaa.org
Office of Justice Programs www.ojp.usdoj.gov/
Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) www.ojp.usdoj.gov/ovc/
Parents of Murdered Children www.pomc.com
Security on Campuses www.campussafety.org/
Stalking Resource Center www.ncvc.org/src
THOMAS: Federal Legislation  
US Dept. of Education Campus Security & Safety www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ope/
US Dept. of Health & Human Services Grants www.hhs.gov/grants
US Department of Justice www.usdoj.gov
Victim Assistance Legal Organization (VALOR) www.valor-national.org
Victim Offender Mediation Association
Violence Against Women Office www.usdoj.gov/ovw
Violence Policy Center www.vpc.org

West Virginia Victim Related Web Sites

West Virginia Coalition Against Domestic Violence www.wvcadv.org
Sex Offender Registry www.wvstatepolice.com/sexoff/

Legal, Research and Media Resources

American Journalism Review Newslink www.newslink.org/
Criminal Justice Journalists www.reporters.net/cjj
Findlaw www.findlaw.com/
News Index  
Newspapers Online www.newspapers.com
State Law & Legislative Information www.washlaw.edu/
US Supreme Court Decisions supct.law.cornell.edu/supct/