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2021 National Crime Victims’ Service Awards Recipients

Thirteen individuals and organizations were selected this year for their extraordinary work supporting victims of crime.

Resources for the Victims of the Tragedy in the Atlanta Area

We offer our condolences to the victims of the shootings in the Atlanta, Georgia metropolitan area on March 16, 2021. View resources that may be able to help victims, their families, and the community during this difficult time. 

Resources are also available to help victim service providers, law enforcement, first responders, and community and faith leaders responding to this tragedy.

Resources for the Victims of the Shooting in Boulder, Colorado

View helplines, publications, and other information that may be able to help victims, their families, and the Boulder Police Department in the aftermath of the shooting in Boulder, Colorado on March 22, 2021.

Support resources are available to the professionals working to serve victims and offer comfort to the community.

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.  

National Elder Fraud Hotline

To help combat fraud against older Americans and provide services to victims, OVC supports the National Elder Fraud Hotline. Call 833–FRAUD–11 (833–372–8311) to receive help from a hotline case manager.  


OVC TTAC supports the field through customized technical assistance, online trainings, the National Victim Assistance Academy, and more.

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.
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Find Products

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