|Asian Victim Advocacy (Alton Street) - Asian Pacific Development Center||Offers the following free assistance to individuals who are victims of crime:
- Crisis counseling
- Criminal justice support
- Emergency legal advocacy
- Case management
- Assistance filing out a police report and victims compensation forms
- Personal advocacy||Adams County||Alton Street - Asian Pacific Development Center||Asian Pacific Development Center|
|Child Advocacy and Abuse Services - SungateKids||Provides a number of services for children who have experienced abuse, including:
- initial crisis intervention and ongoing support
- community resource referrals
- victims’ rights information
- assistance with victims’ compensation applications
- support groups
- forensic interviewing services||Arapahoe County||SungateKids||SungateKids|
|Children, Youth and Families Support - Center for Trauma & Resilience||The Children, Youth, and Families Program addresses immediate and multifaceted needs of child or youth ages 6-17 and their families who are victims or witnesses of a crime. Provides crisis intervention, advocacy, emotional support, counseling, financial assistance and case management services. Programs include:
- BROTHERS (Brothers Reaching Out Toward Healing, Exploration, and Respect of Self), an eight-week support group for boys and young men ages 6-17.
- Girls’ Group, a six- to eight-week support group for girls and young women, ages 6-17, who have witnessed or experienced violence.
||Denver County||Center for Trauma & Resilience||Center for Trauma & Resilience|
|CSPD Victim Advocacy Unit & Senior Victim Assistance Team (705 S Nevada Ave) - City of Colorado Springs||The ongoing mission of the Victim Advocacy Unit is to minimize the impact of violent crimes to victims and to assist in restoring their quality of life. The Victim Advocacy Unit is an integral part of the department’s investigative response to crimes covered by the Victim Rights Act. Staffed by six full-time advocates and approximately 40 highly trained volunteers.
The VAU has a bilingual Victim Advocate who can provide services to Spanish-speaking victims.
The Senior Victim Assistance Team (SVAT) is a similar service offered to seniors that are victims of a crime and in need of help. Staffed by a dedicated group of highly trained volunteers, we provide the following services:
||El Paso County||705 S Nevada Ave (CSPD) - City of Colorado Springs||City of Colorado Springs|
|Domestic / Sexual Assault Advocacy & Support - Tu Casa||Provides services to support survivors of domestic and sexual violence. These services include victim advocacy, safe housing, counseling, and more. This program is also able to assist survivors of elder abuse, human trafficking, child abuse, and hate crimes.||Alamosa County||Tu Casa||Tu Casa|
|Domestic Violence / Sexual Assault Victim Advocacy (Colorado Springs) - TESSA||Provides confidential victim advocacy services to domestic violence and sexual assault survivors.||El Paso County||Colorado Springs - TESSA||TESSA|
|Outreach Program/Westcliffe||Providing individual advocacy for victims of sexual assault and domestic violence. Meetings are once a week, on Fridays from 10am-1pm at the Hanssen Haus in Westcliffe. This program serves Fremont and Custer county.
If you have been assaulted, please know that whatever you did to survive the assault was the right action. No matter what the circumstances, no one deserves to be victimized. It was NOT your fault.||Custer County||Outreach Program/Westcliffe||Family Crisis Services, Inc.|
|Sí, Puedo! (Domestic Violence Services) - Centro de la Familia||Centro de la Familia provides a variety of services to Hispanic women and their children who are victims of domestic violence, through support groups, crisis intervention, personal/legal advocacy, a 24-hour emergency hotline, and individual counseling. These services are free of charge. Call or walk in for more information.
||El Paso County||Centro de la Familia||Centro de la Familia |
|Senior Support - Center for Trauma & Resilience||The Elder Program provides crisis intervention, trauma recovery and other care management services to older adults who are victims of abuse, neglect or exploitation, including physical abuse, sexual abuse, neglect by caregivers and financial abuse.
- 24-hour hotline (English and Spanish)
- Crisis counseling
- Emergency financial assistance
- Care management
- Senior companion accompaniment and transportation services
- Individual and group counseling
- Information and referrals
- Educational workshops
- Kinship support group (Words of Wisdom)
- Crime and injury prevention (Personalized Crime Prevention Plan), including home, neighborhood, and risk assessments (e.g., fraudulent mail offers and telephone solicitors)
||Denver County||Center for Trauma & Resilience||Center for Trauma & Resilience|
|TESSA - Community Outreach Center||Community Outreach Center serves as a “hub” for services and resources that sustain a strong, vibrant, healthy community on the rural plains of eastern El Paso County.
TESSA provides confidential victim advocacy to survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. TESSA staff come to the community outreach center every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday by appointment only. Please call (719) 243-4833 to schedule an appointment at the COC with a TESSA advocate.
||El Paso County||TESSA - Community Outreach Center||Community Outreach Center|
|Victim Advocacy - Adams County Sheriff's Office||A volunteer based program serving unincorporated Adams County, designed to provide crisis intervention, notification of victims’ rights, and domestic violence resources to victims of crime. Victim Advocates are available 24 hours a day/7 days a week to respond within one hour at a designated location.||Adams County||Victim Advocacy- Adams County Sheriff's Office||Adams County Sheriff's Office|
|Victim Advocacy Rural Program (Calhan) - TESSA||To better serve victims of Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault in rural areas, TESSA has a full-time Confidential Victim Advocate based in Calhan (serving Eastern El Paso County). Adult Counseling services are also available by appointment at this location. Advocacy is available on a walk-in basis.
Calhan Office Walk-in Hours and location information:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Community Outreach Center 328 10th Street Calhan, CO 80808
||El Paso County||Calhan - TESSA||TESSA|
|Victim Advocacy Rural Program (Cripple Creek) - TESSA||To better serve victims of Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault in rural areas, TESSA has a full-time Confidential Victim Advocate based in Cripple Creek (serving Teller County). Adult Counseling services are also available by appointment at this location. Advocacy is available on a walk-in basis.
Cripple Creek Office Walk-in Hours and location information:
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Aspen Mine Center 166 E. Bennett Avenue Cripple Creek, CO 80813
(719) 243-5508||El Paso County||Cripple Creek - TESSA||TESSA|
|Victim Advocate Program - Sheriff's Office - Logan County||Provides on-scene and direct services to crime victims in Logan County, including assuring that rights of victims and witnesses within the criminal justice system are preserved and that individuals receive the following assistance, as needed:
- Protection order assistance
- Information and referral
- Child care assistance
- Personal and courtroom advocacy
- Victims rights and victims compensation||Logan County||Sheriff's Office - Logan County||Sheriff's Office - Logan County|
|Victim and Witness Advocate Services (Arapahoe County) - 18th Judicial District Attorney||Assists victims, witnesses, and their families with understanding the criminal justice system, form completion, upcoming court dates, and referrals to a safe house or counseling, as needed.||Arapahoe County||18th Judicial District Attorney's Office||18th Judicial District Attorney's Office|
|Victim and Witness Advocate Services (Douglas County) - 18th Judicial District Attorney||Assists victims, witnesses, and their families with understanding the criminal justice system, form completion, upcoming court dates, and referrals to a safe house or counseling, as needed.||Douglas County||18th Judicial District Attorney's Office||18th Judicial District Attorney's Office|
|Victim and Witness Advocate Services (Elbert County) - 18th Judicial District Attorney||Assists victims, witnesses, and their families with understanding the criminal justice system, form completion, upcoming court dates, and referrals to a safe house or counseling, as needed.||Elbert County||18th Judicial District Attorney's Office||18th Judicial District Attorney's Office|
|Victim Assistance - 19th Judicial District / Weld County||The Victim Assistance Coordinator provides referrals and general assistance for victims, as well as victim assistance services when an offender is placed on probation.||Weld County||Weld County Probation Programs||19th Judicial District / Weld County|
|Victim Assistance (445 S Allison Pkwy) - City of Lakewood||Aids persons who suffer physical, emotional or financial loss resulting from a criminal incident. Staff and volunteers respond to victims and family survivors of violent crime or sudden death, while other cases are followed up with a phone call, letter or a personal visit. Members of the unit also help victims apply for Crime Victim Compensation and provide referrals for any long-term support they might need.||Jefferson County||445 S Allison Pkwy - City of Lakewood||City of Lakewood|
|Victim Assistance (9551 Civic Center Dr) - City of Thornton||Provides crisis intervention and support to address emergency needs, referrals to resources, information on the Criminal Justice System, and case status updates for victims of crime in the City of Thornton. Also provides limited hygiene items, clothing, and blankets for victims.||Adams County||9551 Civic Center Dr - City of Thornton||City of Thornton|
|Victim Assistance - ACOVA (A Community Organization for Victim Assistance)||A law enforcement-based service that provides on-scene assistance for victims. Provides crisis intervention, emotional support, information on the judicial system, information on resources in the community, and follow-up if necessary.||Pueblo County||ACOVA||ACOVA (A Community Organization for Victim Assistance)|
|Victim Assistance and Law Enforcement - Integrated Family Community Services||Provides short and long-term case management, advocacy and referrals to victims of crimes committed in the 18th Judicial District. By appointment only.||Arapahoe County||Integrated Family Community Services||Integrated Family Community Services|
|Victim Assistance and Support Groups - Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)||Provides free victim services such as:
- Emotional support
- Assistance obtaining and completing Crime Victims Compensation applications and Victim Impact Statements
- Referrals to counseling and attorneys
- Accompaniment to court dates
- Assistance obtaining roadside memorial signs
- Memorial opportunities (e.g., annual Candlelight Vigil)||Denver County||Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)||Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)|
|Victim Assistance - Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office||Emotional support and assistance are offered to victims of crime in Arapahoe County. Provides crisis intervention, education about victim's rights, and information and referrals to community resources and counseling programs.||Arapahoe County||Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office||Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office|
|Victim Assistance - Aurora Police Department||Provides emotional support and assistance to victims of felony crimes in Aurora. Offers counseling, information and referral to community resources, and education of victim's rights.||Arapahoe County||Aurora Police Department||Aurora Police Department|
|Victim Assistance - Canon City Police Department||Provides victims/survivors of violent crime and other traumatic incidents with advocacy, crisis intervention, resource referrals, and victim rights information 24 hours/7 days a week. The unit is a law enforcement-based program consisting of one coordinator and 15 volunteers.||Fremont County||Victim Assistance||Canon City Police Dept. Victim Assistance Unit|
|Victim Assistance - Center for Trauma & Resilience||Offers support services to victims of crime in Denver County including:
- 24 hour/7 days a week crisis hotline and intervention
- information and referrals
- financial assistance
- short-term counseling
- case management services
- limited funds for rent, transportation, window or door repair, lock repair, relocation services, burial expenses, or crime scene clean-up||Denver County||Center for Trauma & Resilience||Center for Trauma & Resilience|
|Victim Assistance - City of Arvada||Victim Outreach Inc. provides support and assistance 24 hours/7 days a week to victims of crime in Arvada, Wheat Ridge, Golden, Edgewater, Mountain View, Lakeside, Colorado School of Mines, and Morrison. Services include:
- On-scene crisis work
- Outreach to non-crisis victims
- Crisis intervention
- Information and referrals to community resources
- Protection and education of victims' rights
||Jefferson County||City of Arvada||City of Arvada|
|Victim Assistance - City of Littleton Police Department||Offers assistance to victims of crime, including victims of domestic violence and elder abuse, including crisis intervention, counseling, and information about the criminal justice system. Provides referrals to other community agencies for individual and family counseling.||Arapahoe County||City of Littleton Police Department||City of Littleton Police Department|
|Victim Assistance - City of Northglenn||Provides crisis intervention and support to address emergency needs, referrals to resources, information on the Criminal Justice System, and case status updates for victims of crime in the City of Northglenn. Also provides limited hygiene items, clothing, and blankets for victims.||Adams County||City of Northglenn||City of Northglenn|
|Victim Assistance - City of Sheridan Police Department||Provides general law enforcement and on-call, 24-hour crisis intervention for victims of crimes occurring in the City of Sheridan. Offers immediate access and referrals to needed support services and assistance through the judicial process. Does not offer assistance with property crimes (i.e., crimes against persons only).||Arapahoe County||City of Sheridan Police Department||City of Sheridan Police Department|
|Victim Assistance - Clear Creek County Sheriff's Office||Clear Creek County Advocates is a nonprofit organization for victims of all violent crimes, especially women, men, and children who are victims of domestic violence and want to end the abuse in their homes and in their relationships.||Clear Creek County||Clear Creek County Sheriff's Office||Clear Creek County Sheriff's Office|
|Victim Assistance - Denver Police Department||Provides immediate on-scene support, information, referrals and other forms of assistance to victims of crime and witnesses or their families.||Denver County||Denver Police Department||Denver Police Department|
|Victim Assistance - Elbert County Sheriff's Office||Assists individuals and their families who have been victims of crime. Advocates are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to assist with:
- crisis intervention
- criminal justice system support and advocacy
- information/referral to community resources
- education on the dynamics of victimization and trauma||Elbert County||Elbert County Sheriff's Office||Elbert County Sheriff's Office|
|Victim Assistance Program - El Paso County||The Victim Assistance Program is a Unit within the Investigations Division of the El Paso County Sheriff's Office. The Unit responds to victims of violent crime and/or their families, victims in crisis, and family survivors in cases of violent and sudden death. Victim Advocates provide 24 hour on-call assistance, are non-sworn, civilian employees and volunteers of the El Paso County Sheriff's Office who are available 365 days a year. These advocates provide outreach and assess the needs of victims, provide information and referrals about resources in the community, victim compensation benefits, and education and awareness of victims’ rights. Advocates work in cooperation with other community service provider agencies.||El Paso County||Sheriff - El Paso County||El Paso County|
|Victim Assistance Program - Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office||Offers assistance to victims of crime in Sedgwick County.||Sedgwick County||Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office||Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office|
|Victim Assistance (South Elati Street) - Englewood Police Department||Support and assistance are offered to victims of crime in Englewood. Services include on-scene crisis work, outreach to persons in distress from non-crime related events, counseling, information and referral to community resources, and protection and education of victim's rights.||Arapahoe County||South Elati Street - City of Englewood||City of Englewood|
|Victim Assistance - Town of Silverthorne||Provides a support system for victims of criminal or traumatic incidents.||Summit County||Town of Silverthorne||Town of Silverthorne|
|Victim Assistance Unit - Kit Carson County Sheriff''s Department||A law enforcement-based victim advocacy program that supports crime victims of Kit Carson County through personal advocacy, direct services, and referrals.
||Kit Carson County||Kit Carson County Sheriff's Department||Kit Carson County Sheriff''s Department|
|Victim Assistance - Victim Outreach Incorporated||Advocates for victims and witnesses of crime providing services such as:
- Crisis intervention
- On-the-scene response
- Referrals to community resources
- Child and elder abuse advocacy
- Compensation application assistance
- Support through the criminal justice process
- Domestic violence advocacy
- Emotional support
- Assistance filing a police report
||Jefferson County||Victim Outreach Incorporated||Victim Outreach Incorporated|
|Victim Assistance - Washington County Sheriff's Office||Provides 24 hour, on-call advocacy to crime victims and in cases of suicide, including:
- On-scene crisis intervention
- Assistance in filling out victim compensation
- Safety plans
- Referrals to counseling and other resources
- Assistance in filing civil protection orders
- Assistance with death notifications
||Washington County||Washington County Sheriff's Office||Washington County Sheriff's Office|
|Victims' Assistance-Grand Junction Police Department||The Victim Services unit of the Grand Junction Police Department address the personal needs of victims of crime and other traumatic incidents.
We assist with application for victim compensation benefits, which might include coverage of medical and counseling fees.
Victim advocacy is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.||Mesa County||Grand Junction City Offices||City of Grand Junction|
|Victim Services - City of Commerce City||Provides information, support and referrals to crime victim and their families.||Adams County||City of Commerce City||City of Commerce City|
|Victim Services - City of Federal Heights||Provides crisis intervention, emotional support and referrals to emergency resources. Also offers information about victims' rights, information about applicable criminal cases, the criminal justice process, and victim compensation procedures.
||Adams County||City of Federal Heights||City of Federal Heights|
|Victim Services - Denver Indian Health and Family Services (DIHFS)||Victim Services address the physical, emotional, financial, and psychological needs of the American Indian adult and child victim/survivor of crime. These services include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Case Management
- Emergency Shelter
Victim Services are funded through the Victims Of Crime Act (VOCA).
||Denver County||Denver Indian Health and Family Services (DIHFS)||Denver Indian Health and Family Services (DIHFS)|
|Victim Services (E Bromley Ln) - City of Brighton||Provides information, support and referrals to crime victim and their families.||Adams County||E Bromley Ln - City of Brighton||City of Brighton|
|Victim Services - Jefferson County Sheriff's Office||Provides the following assistance to victims of crime in Jefferson County:
- On-scene crisis work
- Outreach to non-crisis victims
- Information and referral to community resources
- Protection of and education on victim's rights||Jefferson County||Jefferson County Sheriff's Office||Jefferson County Sheriff's Office|
|Victim Services - Parker Police Department||Provides direct services to victims, their families or designees. Services include but are not limited to:
- Crisis intervention
- Follow-up contact
- Criminal justice support and advocacy
- Information and referrals for support services
- Individual advocacy
- Victims' rights information||Douglas County||Parker Police Department||Parker Police Department|
|Victim Services - Rangely Victim Services||Offers protection and services for abused and battered persons who are the victims of crime, either on a volunteer basis or by referral from law enforcement, mental health, social services, hospitals and/or judicial systems.||Rio Blanco County||Rangely Victim Services||Rangely Victim Services|
|Victim Services Unit - Colorado Department of Corrections||The victim services unit assists victims with navigating the Department of Corrections. They also oversee the victim notification program, which provides information about initial facility placement of offenders, reassignment of offenders to other prison facilities, escape from a secure prison facility, community corrections referrals, parole board hearings, resale to parole, absconding from parole, revocation hearings, and more. This information is given to the victims of the initial crime who are registered with this service.||El Paso County||Colorado Springs - Colorado Department of Corrections||Colorado Department of Corrections|
|Victim Services (Yates Street) - City of Westminster||Offers support and information to victims of crime in the City of Westminster, including the following:
- crisis intervention and emotional support
- referrals to emergency resources
- information about victim rights and the criminal justice process
- assistance with Victim Compensation forms
- assistance applying for address confidentiality||Adams County||Yates Street - City of Westminster||City of Westminster|
|Victim Support - Blue Bench||Provides advocacy, counseling and support for victims of sexual assault, including the following:
- On-scene crisis response
- Crisis intervention, assistance with completing victim compensation forms, and assistance with finding resources (i.e., food, clothing, shelter, changing of locks, etc.)
- Support groups and family workshops
- Individual, long-term, trauma-focused therapy for sexual assault survivors over the age of 13||Denver County||Blue Bench||Blue Bench|
|Victim Witness - 4th Judicial District Attorney||The Victim Witness Unit was established to assist victims of crime by providing information on the criminal justice system, court case updates, victim compensation, and referrals to community support organizations. They may also accompany victims to court and provide emotional support. If you need assistance from a victim advocate please call (719) 520-6036.||El Paso County||4th Judicial District Attorney (Colorado Springs) - 4th Judicial District||4th Judicial District|
|Victim/Witness Assistance (Boulder) - Boulder District Attorney||Ensures that victims of crime are treated with fairness, respect, and dignity; by providing comprehensive assistance and services throughout the criminal justice process in an effort to lessen the impact of crime and support the prosecution in successfully seeking justice in criminal cases.
||Boulder County||Boulder - Boulder District Attorney||Boulder District Attorney|
|Victim/Witness Assistance (Longmont) - Boulder District Attorney||Ensures that victims of crime are treated with fairness, respect, and dignity, by providing comprehensive assistance and services throughout the criminal justice process in an effort to lessen the impact of crime and support the prosecution in successfully seeking justice in criminal cases.||Boulder County||Longmont - Boulder District Attorney||Boulder District Attorney|
|Western Slope Center for Children||The Western Slope Center for Children (WSCC) offers services for victims of child abuse and their families.
Referrals are required from Law Enforcement or Social Services for interviewing of a child suspected of abuse.
Abuse may be physical, sexual, psychological, and emotional or neglect. If abuse is suspected call local law enforcement or call the child abuse hotline at 970-242-1211 or 1-844-CO-4-KIDS (1-844-264-5437)
Educational and supportive services are available to the community, and victims or families of victims.
Those services can include:
- Active Parenting of Teens
- Teens in Action
- Online Safety Information for Parents and Kids at www.netsmartz.org/Parents
- Online Resource link on the WSCC website
- Mandatory Reporting available through a class or online at www.coloradocwts.com/mandated-reporter-training at no cost.
- Online Training through National Children’s Advocacy Center (NCAC) at www.nationalcac.org
||Mesa County||Western Slope Center for Children||Western Slope Center for Children|