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 Assistance includes:
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.
Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (SAPR)
DoD Safe Helpline: 877-935-5247: The DoD Safe Helpline Number is the 24/7 sexual assault crisis intervention response line. If you need immediate support services, you should call the DoD Safe Helpline.
If local sexual assault victim assistance is requested, please call the following numbers, in order. If none of the three are immediately available, please leave a message or contact the DoD Safe Helpline for immediate assistance.
Duty SAPR Victim Advocate: 757-458-4903 X84578
Installation SARC Cell: 757-458-4904 EXT. 84577
Civilian Victim Advocate: 757-458-4905 X55578