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Thank you for visiting the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) website. Read the information below carefully to find the best number to call or resource to access for your specific situation.

Help for Victims of Crime

If you feel that you are in immediate danger, we strongly urge you to call your local police department’s emergency number (911).

Find other crisis hotlines, including the National Domestic Violence Hotline and Disaster Distress Helpline, on our helpline referral list.

If you are seeking information on victim services, compensation, and assistance available to victims of crime, please consult our web resources:

Help for OVC Grantees

If you are a VOCA grantee and have questions about your grant, please contact your OVC program specialist directly. If you do not know who this is, call 202–307–5983.

If you are a VOCA subgrantee, please contact your state VOCA administrator. Visit OVC’s State Support page for contact information.

General Information

If you have questions specific to OVC’s initiatives, grants, and programs, contact us at—

810 Seventh Street NW., Second Floor
Washington, DC  20531
Phone: 202–307–5983

You can also search our OVC FAQs database for answers to frequent questions on crime victim-related topics.

Educational Materials and Training

For copies of current and past OVC publications, or for information on victim-related resources, please contact—

OVC Resource Center
P.O. Box 6000
Rockville, MD  20849–6000
Phone: 800–851–3420 or 202–836–6998
(TTY 301–240–6310)
Email: [email protected]
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For information on training and technical assistance available from OVC, contact—

OVC Training and Technical Assistance Center
9300 Lee Highway
Fairfax, VA  22031–6050
Phone: 866–OVC–TTAC (866–682–8822)
(TTY 866–682–8880)
Fax: 703–225–2338
Email: [email protected]

Stay Connected to OVC.gov

You can connect with us through Facebook, Twitter, and several subscription services to help keep you informed about events and updates to OVC resources. Visit our Stay Connected page to learn more.

Date Created: September 27, 2019