Welcome to the National Center for Victims of Crime

We are the nation's leading resource and advocacy organization for crime victims and those who serve them. Please join us as we forge a national commitment to help victims of crime rebuild their lives.

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Member Spotlight

The Member Spotlight profiles the work and accomplishments of National Center for Victims of Crime members.

National Center members: Interested in having your work profiled? Log into your Member account and fill out a Member Spotlight form.

Past Member Spotlights:


Jim Pearce, Director, Winchester Victim Witness Program

By guiding and supporting victims throughout the judicial process, the Winchester Victim Witness Program is able to avoid causing additional trauma or burdens on them. Read more.

Connie Kirkland, Director, George Mason Univeristy Sexual Assault Services

Since 1993, SAS has operated as one of the few free-standing campus offices serving victims of sexual assault, stalking, and dating/partner violence. Read more.

Barbara Givens, Executive Director, Seniors Against Stalking/Domestic Abuse Support Group

Our mission is to educate group members, their families, youth, and the community on the crime of stalking and abuse. We are a free, faith-based, all volunteer group that provides a safe place for members of all ages to share experiences and accomplishments in the fight against abuse. Read more.

Chelsey Waters, Community Advocate, Center for Family Violence Prevention

The mission of the Center for Family Violence Prevention is to break the cycle of domestic violence while enhancing individual self-sufficiency and promoting healthy family relationships. Read more.

Mark Nowacki, Director, Culpeper Victim/Witness Program

Culpeper Victim Witness Program has organized a luncheon in April to honor survivors of crime and to raise crime victims' rights awareness during the National Crime Victims' Rights Week. Read More.

Vilma Torres, Victim Advocate, Safe Horizon

For 25 years, Vilma has worked with families affected by homicide in all five boroughs of New York City. Read More.