New York State Office of Victim Services
Crime Victim Compensation


The Office of Victim Services may be able to help with medical bills and counseling expenses; burial and funeral costs; lost wages; and other types of assistance. OVS also provides guidance and support to the network of victim service providers that it funds across New York State. Professionals who work for victim service providers can access documents, advisory bulletins, informational e-mails and other information.

We're committed to helping people in need vindicate their rights under the law.

Nassau Suffolk Law Services Committee, serving Long Island since 1966.
This website is designed for general information only.

The information presented at this site should not be construed to be formal legal advice nor the formation of a lawyer/client relationship.

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