Victims of Crimes Act (VOCA) Program

VOCA CASE MANAGEMENT PROGRAM provides holistic supportive services for victims of crime to encourage safety and resiliency. VOCA Case Managers support the personal growth and emotional healing of victims through:

  • Assistance with Victims Compensation Process
  • Advocacy and Emotional Support
  • Connection to resources like counseling, housing assistance, child care, transportation, etc
  • Crisis Intervention and Safety Planning

THE VOCA PROGRAM WILL INVOLVE:

  • Assistance with Victims Compensation Process
  • Advocacy and Emotional Support
  • Connection to resources like counseling, housing assistance, child care, transportation, etc.
  • Crisis Intervention and Safety Planning

 PROVIDING SUPPORT FOR THE FOLLOWING VICTIMS

  • Adults Sexually Abused/Assaulted as Children
  • Adult Physical Assault
  • Bullying (Cyber, Physical, or Verbal)
  • Burglary
  • Child Physical Abuse and Neglect
  • Domestic and/or Family Violence
  • DUI/DWI Incidents
  • Elder Abuse/Neglect
  • Hate Crime (Racial/Religious/Gender/ Sexual Orientation/Other)
  • Human Trafficking: Sex/Labor
  • Identity Theft/Fraud/Financial Crimes
  • Other Vehicular Victimization
  • Stalking/Harassment
  • Survivors of Homicide Victims
  • Teen Dating Victimization

ELIGIBILITY (one of the following must be true)

  •           The victimization occurred in Connecticut.
  •           The victim lived in Connecticut when the victimization occurred.
  •           The victim lived in Connecticut at the time services are sought.

TO APPLY:

  • Visit one of the local providers mentioned inside the brochures.
  • Victims can click on the intake form here
  • Self-Refer by calling 1-800-505-9000. 

Who to Contact

Sarah Meyerdierks, Case Manager
[email protected]

Contact Info

405 Main Street
Danbury, Connecticut 06810
(475) 228-7257

Administrative Offices: 238 Jewett Ave Bridgeport, CT 06606
203.416.1503

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