The Crime Victims Center (CVC) dba Parents for Megan’s Law
The Crime Victims Center (CVC) is a community based not-for-profit organization providing trauma informed, comprehensive bilingual support services to child and adult victims of sexual assault, victims of domestic violence, human trafficking, survivors of homicide, all victims of violent crime and elderly, minor and disabled victims of all crime. The CVC is a NYS Rape Crisis Center and the Suffolk County Crime Victims Center, providing a 24-Hour Crisis Hotline, victim support services, community-based prevention and education programming in schools and community organizations and Megan�s Law community and law enforcement support programs.
Free short and long-term counseling is available for children and their non-offending family members by an agency NYS Licensed Psychologist or Social Worker. Both our Ronkonkoma and Patchogue offices are equipped with full play therapy rooms designed to work with child victims of sexual abuse, domestic violence, and other violent crimes. Agency Certified Rape Crisis Counselors are available for courtroom and medical appointment accompaniment, criminal justice and family court advocacy, crisis support, and information and referrals for concrete services and medical and legal assistance. Assistance is also provided in applying for compensation for reimbursement for expenses related to crime.