The Denver Center for Crime Victims provides an immediate response to a client’s call for help.
All services are confidential and provided by counselors and supervised student interns.
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24-Hour Hotlines – Emotional support and emergency assistance
Information and Referral – Link clients with community resources and provide crime prevention education
Assistance with Emergency Services – Food, clothing, shelter, financial aid, crime scene cleanup and other emergency needs
Advocacy – Communication of needs to employers, landlords, service providers, the criminal justice system and others
Crisis Counseling and Case Management – Short-term individual and group sessions to explore recovery options
Support Groups – Emotional support and education on the trauma recovery process
Volunteer/Intern Program – Volunteers and interns receive 40 hours of training to assist clients
Community Outreach and Education – Speakers available for presentations on crime prevention, victimology and vicarious trauma
Elder Program – customized services for persons 60 and older
– Words of Wisdom senior support groups
– Personalized crime prevention plans
Children, Youth and Families Program – Individualized and group services for children 6–17 years and their families
– BROTHERS™ support services for boys and young men
– The Girl’s Group™ support services for girls and young women
Mi Gente- VAWA Legal Solutions – Legal assistance for immigrant survivors of domestic/sexual violence to remain in the U.S. under the Violence Against Women Act
Befriending the Body- Trauma-sensitive yoga program promoting health and wellness for clients and community
The Translation & Interpreting Center - Professional services offered in more than 40 languages
Health Enabling for Listening Professionals (HELP) – Full-day workshops for professional to address vicarious trauma and burnout