The California Attorney General’s VSU provides information about the rights of crime victims in California.
California Partnership To End Domestic Violence
The California Partnership to End Domestic Violence is a membership organization of advocates for victims of domestic violence and stalking. Their website has referrals to local service providers statewide, such as shelter programs. Contact: (916) 444-7163
Victims of Crime Resource Center
The Victims of Crime Resource Center provides resource and referral information to victims and their families, victim service providers and other victim advocates. Callers receive information on such matters as victims compensation, victims’ rights in the Justice...
California Crime Survivors
California Crime Survivors Inc’s mission is to ensure the public knows victims’ rights and needs and to provide resources, support, and information to empower crime victims to survive and thrive. Victim services include legal information, support groups, and safety...
California Justice for Homicide Victims
California Justice for Homicide Victims advocates for the legal rights of survivors of homicide by providing them information about victims’ rights in all aspects of the criminal justice system. Crisis & Emotional Support Hotline: 310-457-0030
California Coalition Against Sexual Assault (CALCASA)
CALCASA is a coalition of rape crisis centers, victims service providers, and advocates. Their website has a list of referrals to member programs that provide direct support to victims. Contact: (916) 446-2520 SMS/Text: (916) 905-2272
California Victim Compensation Program
This program provides financial assistance to victims of crime for expenses such as medical and counseling costs, loss of wages, loss of support, child care, relocation costs, job retraining, crime scene cleanup, and funeral costs. Contact: 800-777-9229
Victims of Crime Resource Center (Sacramento, CA)
The Victims of Crime Resource Center is located on the Pacific McGeorge School of Law campus in Sacramento, California. McGeorge students, under attorney supervision, provide information and referrals statewide to victims, their families, victim service...
Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles
Since 1929, Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles has provided civil legal services to poor and low-income people in Los Angeles County. This organization was a lead partner organization in the Los Angeles Victim Legal Assistance Network.
California Indian Legal Services
California Indian Legal Services provides self-help links for native persons in the California civil legal system, such as information about child custody, housing, and family welfare.