A private, non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization of victim and witness assistance programs and practitioners, criminal justice agencies and professionals, mental health professionals, researchers, former victims and survivors, and others committed to the recognition and implementation of victim rights and services.
TVSA strives to support individual victim service providers and the profession of victim services by promoting competent and ethical service delivery.
While TVSA does not provide direct services, victim service providers can be found in a variety of agencies.
Some of the many services offered by victim service providers include:
Shelter and Safe House
Hospital and Home Visits
Emergency Legal Advocacy
Justice Support and Advocacy
Information and Referral
Telephone Contact and Referral
Emergency Financial Assistance
Assistance with Protective Orders
Help filing Crime Victim Compensation claims