West/Southwest Victim Services

The West/Southwest Victim Services Program is committed to helping victims of crime in the 12th, 16th, 18th and 19th police districts. The program’s Victims’ Advocates offer supportive counseling, referrals, assistance with the legal system, crime victim’s compensation and protection orders.

We provide the following services, free of charge, to those who have been  victimized by crime:

  • Emotional & crisis support
  • Information on police and court proceedings
  • Court accompaniment  at the preliminary hearing
  • Information on the progress of the case
  • Assistance in obtaining protection orders
  • Referrals to other agencies for additional services such as emergency food, shelter, home repairs, etc.
  • Assistance in filing for Victim Compensation Assistance

For help or more information, please call us at (215) 748-7780 or email us.