Across the state there are many agencies who support victims of abuse, assault, crime, domestic violence, neglect, and more. Survivors of these traumas may need access shelter, clothing, and other basic necessities. Counseling and case management services may also be available depending on the agency.
If you are looking Domestic Violence services specifically they are listed on our Domestic Violence Page. If this is an emergency or you feel that you are in danger call or text 911 immediately, do not take chances with your safety!
Filing for an Application for a Restraining Order – CT Judicial: This page contains a PDF file with the instructions needed for filing for the order, and what forms you will need to complete.
Connecticut Office of Victim Services: The staff of the Office of Victim Services (OVS) understands this is a difficult time for you and your family. We have several programs and services to help you with the emotional and financial impact of the crime and to support you through the criminal justice process.
Programs Include: Victim Compensation, Victim Notification, Victim Advocacy, Sexual Assault Forensic Examiners Program, Victim Resources, Training and Outreach
Location: Wethersfield, CT
(BHcare) The Umbrella Center: The Umbrella Center for Domestic Violence Services (UCDVS) provides services for victims and their children. All services offered are free of charge and confidential. Services support 170 different languages 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Services Offered: Walk-in Crisis Services & 24-hour Hotline – Emergency Safe Houses – Crisis Intervention – Individual Counseling – Support Groups – Court-based Advocacy – Domestic Violence Education & Prevention
Click here to confidentially e-mail UCDVS.
Locations: Ansonia & New Haven, CT
Connecticut Alliance to End Sexual Violence is a statewide alliance of individual sexual assault crisis programs. The Alliance works to end sexual violence through victim assistance, community education, and public policy advocacy. The mission of Connecticut Alliance to End Sexual Violence is to create communities free of sexual violence and to provide culturally affirming, trauma-informed advocacy, prevention, and intervention services centered on the voices of survivors. The Alliance envisions and hopes to create a world in which everyone believes sexual violence is a preventable problem and actively plays a role in ending it.
The Rowan Center
1111 Summer Street, Suite 202
Stamford, CT 06901
Rape Crisis Center of Milford
70 West River Street, Milford, CT 06460
Sexual Assault Crisis Center of Eastern Connecticut
Willimantic Office: 860-456-3595
P.O. Box 24, 90 South Park Street, Willimantic, CT 06226
New London Office: 860-442-0604
78 Howard Street, 2nd Floor, New London, CT 06320
Susan B. Anthony Project
179 Water Street, Torrington, CT 06790
Safe Haven of Greater Waterbury
29 Central Avenue, P.O. Box 1503
Waterbury, CT 06721
Women and Families Center
Meriden Office: 203-235-9297
169 Colony Street, Meriden, CT 06451
New Haven Office: 203-235-9297
142 Temple Street – Suite 206, New Haven, CT 06510
Guilford Office: By appointment only
705 Boston Post Road Suite 3C, Guilford, CT 06437
Middletown Office: By appointment only
100 Riverview Center – Suite 308, Middletown, CT 06475
The Center for Empowerment and Education
2 West Street, Danbury, CT 06810
The Center for Family Justice
753 Fairfield Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06604
YWCA New Britain, Sexual Assault Crisis Service
New Britain Office: 860-225-4681
19 Franklin Square, New Britain, CT 06051
75 Charter Oak Avenue, Hartford, CT 06106
Connecticut SAVIN – CT SAVIN is operated by the VINE (Victim Information and Notification Everyday) service and is available 24 hours a day, 365 days per year. In addition to VINELink, CT SAVIN offers a free and anonymous telephone service that provides crime victims and interested individuals with information and notification.
VINE Service Representatives (VSRs) are always available to help callers. Persons with hearing and speech impairments may also register by calling 711 for the Telecommunications Relay Service or a VSR.
Phone : (877) 846-3428
Location: State Wide Access
VICTIMS OF CRIME ACT (VOCA) – Connecticut Council of Family Service Agencies: Case management program provides holistic supportive services for victims of crime to encourage safety and resiliency. VOCA Case Managers support the personal growth and emotional healing of victims.
Providing support for the following victims:
Adults Sexually Abused/Assaulted as Children – Adult Physical Assault – Bullying (Cyber, Physical, or Verbal) – Burglary – Child Physical Abuse and Neglect – Domestic and/or Family Violence – DUI/DWI Incidents – Elder Abuse/Neglect – Hate Crime (Racial/Religious/Gender/ Sexual Orientation/Other) – Human Trafficking: Sex/Labor – Identity Theft/Fraud/Financial Crimes – Other Vehicular Victimization – Stalking/Harassment – Survivors of Homicide Victims – Teen Dating Victimization
Location: Rocky Hill, CT