Abuse/Violence Support Services

COMPENSATION

 
Data Provided By
2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides substantial financial relief to victims of crime and their families by paying unreimbursed crime-related expenses, including but not limited to: medical and burial expenses, loss of earnings or support, counseling costs, crime scene clean-up expenses, the cost to repair or replace items of essential personal property, reasonable court transportation expenses, assistance to crime victims acting as a good Samaritan, the cost of residing at or utilizing the services of a domestic violence shelter, and limited attorney fees.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaNew York State (Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Dutchess, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Nassau, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Suffolk, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington, and Westchester Counties)
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall 518-457-8727 or 800-247-8035
Intake RequirementsCall for details
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityInnocent victim of a crime within New York State. Call for more details.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri, 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:30 am-4:30 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 80 Swan Street
Physical Site Address 2 2nd Floor
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12210
Main Phone 518-457-8727
Other Phone 800-247-8035
Web Address www.ovs.ny.gov
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF VICTIMS SERVICES
Affiliated Program: COMPENSATION
This Service: Abuse/Violence Support Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Crime Victim Compensation (FN-1900.1500)