Victim Assistance promotes the self-reliance and resiliency of Sailors and their families. We provide these programs to the Navy family to meet the unique challenges of the military lifestyle.
Victim Assistances include:
- Family Advocacy
- Victims of Domestic Abuse
- Sexual Assault Prevention and Response
National Organization for Victim Assistance
NOVA's mission is to champion dignity and compassion for those harmed by crime and crisis. Founded in 1975, NOVA is the oldest national victim assistance organization. NOVA's website provides links to crime victim compensation links and crime victim rights, including addressing financial crimes and emotional trauma. There is a State Compensation List, from which victims of crime can obtain guidance and information pertinent to their state.
Office for Victims of Crime
This Office of Justice Program has publications on a variety of general crime victim topics, including crime victim services, crime victimization, health, international issues, legal resources, specific populations and victim advocacy, as well as publications specifically addressing sexual violence.