Montgomery County Maryland Victims Assistance in Rockville Maryland

Address and phone number for Montgomery County Maryland Victims Assistance, a Victim Assistance Center, at Piccard Drive, Rockville MD.


Name
Montgomery County Maryland Victims Assistance
Address
1301 Piccard Drive, Rockville, Maryland, 20850
Phone
301-217-1425
Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00 AM-5:00 PM

About the Montgomery County Maryland Victims Assistance

The Montgomery County Maryland Victims Assistance, located in Rockville, MD, provides services to victims of crimes in Montgomery County. The Office of Victim Assistance helps victims recover from the effects of crime, prevents future victimization, and trains service providers to support Montgomery County victims. Victims Assistance coordinates with federal, Maryland state, and local government agencies to help victims.

You may contact Victims Assistance for questions about:
  • Rockville victim services programs
  • Crime victim compensation programs
  • Montgomery County domestic violence programs
  • The criminal justice system
  • Crime reporting
Montgomery County Services for Crime Victims

The Office for Victims of Crimes (OVC) supports Montgomery County crime victims through services, compensation programs, and advocacy programs. For example, the Crime Victims Fund supplements Maryland state funding programs. The Training and Technical Assistance Center educates and supports service providers and victims' advocacy organizations offering services in Rockville. Victims Assistance provides a victim notification system to alert victims on the status of criminal court cases, parole and pardon requests, and registration in the sex offender registry.

Victim Compensation & Advocacy Programs

In Rockville, victim compensation programs offer financial assistance to victims and their families. These programs can cover expenses related to a crime that insurance does not cover. Advocacy programs include services to help victims understand the criminal justice process, including guiding victims in exercising their rights and assisting victims throughout the legal process. The victim advocacy services also include support for victims navigating the compensation or restitution process.

Victim Assistance Agencies

In addition to the Montgomery County Maryland Victims Assistance, several other Victim Assistance Offices operate in Maryland state. These include offices within the District Attorney Office, the Department of Corrections, and the Justice Department. Additionally, the U.S. Department of Justice runs a Victim Assistance program at the federal level through the FBI's Office of Justice Programs. Non-profit Victim Assistance organizations in Montgomery County also provide advocacy services and financial assistance programs for victims. Their advocacy includes promoting policies at the Maryland state and local Montgomery County level to support victims' rights. These Victim Assistance programs work together to support victims of crime in Rockville.

Contact the Montgomery County Maryland Victims Assistance

You may contact the Montgomery County Maryland Victims Assistance by calling 301-217-1425, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Montgomery County Maryland Victims Assistance, 1301 Piccard Drive, Rockville, Maryland, 20850.


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