Victims of Crime*

Victims of a crime may experience physical, emotional and economical hardships long after the date of a crime.  There are resources and support programs available at Family Services to help.
If you, or someone you know, is a vicim of any of the crimes listed below, Ohio law gives you a variety of specific rights before, during and after the trial or juvenile proceeding.  We can help you heal and explore options for restitution and recovery if you have been a victim of:
  • Any Felonious Crime (including murder, rape and kidnapping)
  • Aggravated Assault
  • Aggravated Menacing
  • Domestic Violence
  • Intimidation of A Crime Victim or Witness
  • Menacing
  • Menacing by Stalking
  • Negligent Homicide
  • Vehicular Homicide
  • Sexual Imposition
  • Adult Survivor of Physical or Sexual Violence
  • Child Survivor of Physical or Sexual Violence or Neglect
Please contact one of our caring staff if you, or someone you know
is a victim of a crime and could use our help. 

If you are a victim of crime you may be eligible for Crime Victim Compensation through the Ohio Attorney General's Office.  Below are two links that describe the program and provide a copy of the application.  Family Services VOCA counselors are also able to discuss these services with you.  Please contact our office to schedule an appointment
at 937-222-9481.


*Important Notice: If you are Deaf, Hard-of-Hearing or
have limited English, please contact our office for
assistance in accessing victim services and filing
Victim Compensation paperwork.
Phone: 937-222-9481
Video Phone: 937-641-8186