Office of Victim Witness Advocacy

The UCPO Office of Victim/Witness Advocacy works in collaboration with many local agencies that service the needs of victims and survivors of crime. Below are helpful resources available for victims and survivors of crime.

Union County Department of Human Services


OVC Resource Center


Domestic Violence Resources

National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)

YWCA of Union County


Department of Human Services: Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services


Family and Children Services

Counseling Center for Human Development

Overlook Hospital/Family Service of Summit

Family Service League

Sexual Assault

Union County Rape Crisis Center  |  English Brochure  |   Spanish Brochure

Children Services: Support for Juveniles Experiencing Crisis

Trinitas All referrals must be made by calling the Children’s Mobile Crisis Program at 1-877-NJCSOCI/652-7624

Covenant House

Child Abuse/Child Neglect

Family Support Organization


Substance Abuse/Addiction Support

Union County Department of Human Services – Mental Health Services

High Focus Centers

Human Trafficking

Covenant House



Planned Parenthood of Greater Northern NJ, Inc.


Union County Community Shelter

Catholic Charities

Identify Theft

Financial Fraud Enforcement Task Force

FINRA Investor Education Foundation

National Consumers League

Identity Theft Resource:

Victim’s of Crime Compensation Office (VCCO)

Provides compensation to innocent victims of violent crime for some expenses they suffer as a result of the crime. In carrying out its mission, the VCCO is mindful of the special needs of those victimized by crime and their right to be treated with fairness, compassion and respect.

Website | English Application  | Spanish Application