San Luis Obispo Victims Assistance in San Luis Obispo California

Address and phone number for San Luis Obispo Victims Assistance, a Victim Assistance Center, at Monterey Street, San Luis Obispo CA.


Name
San Luis Obispo Victims Assistance
Address
1050 Monterey Street, San Luis Obispo, California, 93408
Phone
805-781-5821
Fax
909-387-4323
Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00 AM-5:00 PM

About the San Luis Obispo Victims Assistance

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

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

The Office for Victims of Crimes (OVC) supports San Luis Obispo County crime victims through services, compensation programs, and advocacy programs. For example, the Crime Victims Fund supplements California state funding programs. The Training and Technical Assistance Center educates and supports service providers and victims' advocacy organizations offering services in San Luis Obispo. 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 San Luis Obispo, 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 San Luis Obispo Victims Assistance, several other Victim Assistance Offices operate in California 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 San Luis Obispo County also provide advocacy services and financial assistance programs for victims. Their advocacy includes promoting policies at the California state and local San Luis Obispo County level to support victims' rights. These Victim Assistance programs work together to support victims of crime in San Luis Obispo.

Contact the San Luis Obispo Victims Assistance

You may contact the San Luis Obispo Victims Assistance by calling 805-781-5821, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: San Luis Obispo Victims Assistance, 1050 Monterey Street, San Luis Obispo, California, 93408.


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