Cerritos, CA 90703-4202
Tel: (310) 457-0030
for Homicide Victims is a not-for-profit organization. We provide
support and information to survivors of homicide about the grieving
process, criminal justice system and all other issues pertaining
to the survivors of a victim of murder.
for MURDERED CHILDREN
San Pedro, CA 90731
(310) 457-JFMC (5362)
mission is to reduce the number homicides, reduce the number of
unsolved homicides and to assist families that have lost loved-ones
of MURDERED CHILDREN
East Eight Street
Cincinatti, OH 45202
Tel: (513) 721-5683
support for families as they work through the grief process and
what to expect from the criminal justice system. Helps with practical
information, referrals, telephone contact, legal ramifications
of murder and any problems that may be faced by bereaved families
of homicide victims.
of CRIME RESOURCE CENTER
of the Pacific
McGeorge School of Law
3200 Fifth Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95817
(800) VICTIMS or (800) 842-8467
Victims of Crime Resource Center, located on the McGeorge School
of Law campus in Sacramento, California, has operated the State
of California's toll-free 1-800-VICTIMS line since 1984. McGeorge
students, under attorney supervision, provide information and
referral statewide to victims, their families, victim service
providers, and other interested parties. The Center publishes
and distributes thousands of free informational materials yearly
concerning victims' rights. Center staff research legal issues
related to victims, monitor legislation, publish a newsletter,
and participate in outreach activities. The Center is mandated
and funded by legislation and is operated in cooperation with
the Office of Criminal Justice Planning.
Crime Survivors vision is for victims of crime to recover from their experience mentally, physically, emotionally, and financially, by receiving the respect, support and protection from law enforcement, the judicial system, and the community.
of MURDER VICTIMS, INC.
P.O. Box 11222
San Bernardino, CA 92323-1222
Tel: (909) 798-4802 ext: 2
addition to support group meetings, this organization also offers
prevention as V.O.I.C.E. (Victim-Offender Impact of Crime Education).
ANGELES CRIME STOPPERS
ANGELES COUNTY DA's VICTIM-WITNESS ASSISTANCE PROGRAM
W. Temple Street, Room 12-514
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Tel: (213) 974-7499 or (800) 773-7574
BARBARA COUNTY DA's VICTIM/WITNESS PROGRAM
Civic Center Plaza,
Lompoc, CA 93436
Tel: (805) 737-7910
San Anselmo, CA 94979
Tel: (415) 455-5944
Fax: (415) 454-0298
3903 Southeast 52nd Avenue
Portland, OR 97206
Tel: (503) 775-5683
resource center for children who are grieving, with 15 support
groups in Oregon. Provides referrals to regional and national
support groups, including grief-related programs specifically
geared toward children.
Oak Brook, IL 60522
Tel: (708) 990-0010
nationwide self-help organization for parents and family members
who have experienced the death of a child or sibling. Assists
them in positive response to the grief experienced upon the death
of a child. Provide referrals.
Homicide Survivors Program
St. Clair Avenue
Bldg. 3 Huntsville, AL 35801
Tel: (256) 551-1610
Jill Garvin, Director of HSP
Homicide Survivors Program (HSP) supports families and friends
who have lost their loved ones to murder and vehicular homicide.
HSP's mission is to identify those survivors who are in need of
practical intervention and support following the murder of a loved
one and to provide assistance to them. Not only does HSP help
survivors with their acute grief, but assistance is also provided
regarding the operation of the criminal justice system.
of Madison, Marshall, Morgan, Limestone, Jackson, Lawrence, Lauderdale,
Colbert, DeKalb, Franklin, Marion, Winston and Cullman counties
are eligible for HSP assistance. All services are provided free
those who are interested in learning more about the survivors
of homicide and the aftermath of murder, HSP provides training
to professionals in such fields as law enforcement, mental health,
social work, law, criminal justice, community services, medicine,
education, religion and journalism.