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Resources for the Victims in Uvalde, Texas

OVC joins communities across the Nation to express our grief and sadness for the victims of the shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas.

View resources that may be of assistance to the victims, their families, and the community during this difficult time.

Resources for the Victims in Buffalo, New York

Resources are available that may be able to help victims and their families in the aftermath of the shooting in Buffalo, New York on Saturday, May 14, 2022.

First responders and other professionals will also find support resources to help them serve victims and their families.

Resources for the Victims in Laguna Woods, California

View resources that may be able to help victims and their families in the aftermath of the shooting at the Geneva Presbyterian Church in Laguna Woods, California on Sunday, May 15, 2022.

Resources are also available for professionals helping to serve victims and their families.

2022 National Crime Victims’ Service Awards Recipients

Fourteen individuals and organizations were selected this year for their extraordinary efforts in supporting victims of crime.

Apply for OVC Funding

OVC is seeking applicants for multiple funding opportunities to enhance services for victims of crime.

Help for Victims

If you or your loved one is a victim of crime, help is available. 

Our site has resources to help you, including toll free hotlines and information about services in your state/territory. 

Learn about Funding

Learn about Funding

OVC formula funding supports victim compensation and assistance programs in every U.S. state and territory. OVC discretionary grants support training, technical assistance, and other capacity-building programs to support victims of crime in communities across the Nation.
Find Products

Find Products

OVC develops publications and multimedia products on emerging victim issues, promising practices, policy development, and technical assistance and skill-building tools.
Register for Events

Register for Events

Find events to build the capacity of the crime victims field and raise awareness about victims' rights and services.
Browse Topics

Browse Topics

Find publications and other information on a wide variety of crime victimization-related topics.



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