Resources


Crime Victims

http://www.nyc.gov/html/nypd/downloads/pdf/community_affairs/victimservicesguide.pdf

http://www2.erie.gov/da/index.php?q=victimwitness-services

Crime Victims Director Dennis Mitchell (ext 226) dmitchell@urbanctr.org

  • The Matt Urban Center offers the Crime Victim Assistance Program (CVAP) funded by the New York State Crime Victims Board. CVAP provides assistance and support to innocent victims of crime. The staff can help navigate through the system and apply for these benefits, including: compensation for medical and counseling expenses and of essential personal property, lost wages or support, burial/expenses, court escorts, and occupational/vocational rehabilitation.
  • Additional services include home/hospital visits, court escorts, and referrals for counseling and social services.

Counseling

https://www.theravive.com/therapy/grief-counseling-buffalo-ny