two years ago, my baby brother Joseph was shot. At that time, I had no
idea that I needed help, or that my family needed help. If you are a victim
of crime, seek help, because help is there for you.
Photo of Ferroll:
Sister, Victim of Crime (back to For Crime Victims)
Volunteering doesn't require special skills, just
special people. The thing about volunteering is, there's a job for everyone.
Whether you hold a hand, make a phone call, or stuff an envelope, every job
has a positive impact on a victim. Angela: Rape Center Volunteer (back
to For Volunteers )
9th, 1999, I was raped. I felt dirty, and I lost sense of
security. Victim assistance helped me with counseling. They helped me
write a victim impact statement, and because of that my rapist got 20
years. Nobuko: Photographer, Rape Survivor (back
to For Providers )
30 de noviembre de 2002, me chocó un conductor ebrio.
Perdí mis dos piernas, pero volveré a bailar salsa. Maria: Madre,
víctima de conductor ebrio (back to En
Whether you're a crime victim in need of assistance, an
individual looking for volunteer opportunities, or a service provider searching
for more resources, Crimevictims.gov, is the place to go. (back
to About the PSAs)