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.

Training & Events Questions

For questions about upcoming or past training opportunities or event, e-mail education@ncvc.org.

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Join the nation's leading resource and advocacy organization for crime victims and those who serve them.

Support Our Work

Individual donations go a long way in ensuring services provided to victims and those who work with victims continue uninterrupted.


The National Center values education and training as a mechanism to improve the way crime victims are treated and understood. The following training activities and programs developed and executed by the National Center serve as a resource for those who work with victims, represent victims' perspectives, raise awareness, develop services, and foster systemic change:

  • National Training Institute: Our annual National Conference emphasizes a multidisciplinary approach to sharing promising practices, current research, and effective programs and policies that are victim-centered, evidence-based, and research-informed. Our National Conferences are forums for victim service and criminal justice professionals, allied practitioners, policymakers, and researchers to share current developments and build new collaborations.
  • Stalking Resource Center Training: This program provides training for professionals responding to stalking victims and offenders. Stalking Resource Center staff are also available to participate in training events sponsored by practitioners on the local, state, and national level. 
  • DNA Resource Center Training: This program provides training so communities are able to provide informed and sensitive guidance to victims whose cases involve DNA evidence.
  • National Crime Victim Bar Association: An affiliate of the National Center for Victims of Crime, the National Crime Victim Bar Association conducts regular training seminars on civil remedies for crime victims.

Upcoming Training

Civil Justice for Victims of Crime in Nashville Training

May 9, 2013 9:00 AM - May 9, 2013 6:30 PM

  • Location: Nashville, Tennessee, USA
  • Address: 5500 Charlotte Pike
  • Contact: Joanna Thomas
  • Email: jthomas@ncvc.org
  • Phone: 202.467.8700
Register Now

Thursday, May 9, 2013 
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Nashville Police Department
West Precinct Community Room  
5500 Charlotte Pike 

Nashville, TN 37209


John Day, Esq.
Jeff Dion, Esq.
Bruce Kramer, Esq.
Elaine Sheng, Esq. 

Co-Sponsored by:
Tennessee Center for Crime Victim Services
Metro Nashville Police Department
The Tennessee Attorney Gerneral's Office
Tennessee Coalition to End Domestic and Sexual Violence