Provides the following services:
- Ensures rights are recognized in public policy initiatives
- Provides support for individuals working with crime victims
- Educates the general public with regard to victim issues
- Provides services for a broad range of human trafficking victims (international victims, adults, minors, sex and labor trafficking)
To be committed to fairness and healing for crime victims, their families and communities through leadership, education, and advocacy. By operating in an inclusive and compassionate manner, COVA creates solutions and positive change.
COVA was born in 1983 as a small group of individuals forming a grass-roots agency to ensure rights for victims of crime.