Resource Hotline

Are you or someone you love a victim of a violent crime? United Way 211 can connect you to the resources you need! Simply dial 211 and press 2 to be connected. They can even provide support with basic needs like rent, utilities, and more as you recover.

Dial 2-1-1 and Press 2!

Crime Victim Center (CVC)

Want to talk to someone? Feeling sad, anxious, or stressed after experiencing violence or trauma? The Crime Victim Center (CVC) is here to help. All services are FREE to victims and their loved ones and are completely confidential. Call the CVC Hotline: 314.652.3623

Want to talk to someone immediately?  Dial 211 and press 1 to be connected to a counselor.

Need legal assistance?  The CVC can provide assistance with legal representation to file Orders of Protection and help you navigate the legal system, including working with law enforcement on your behalf. 

Call the CVC Legal Assistance Hotline: 314.664.6699

Need financial assistance after your injury? The State of Missouri offers a program that can financially help people who have suffered from physical, emotional, or mental harm or trauma resulting from a crime.  The program can help cover costs of your medical treatment, lost wages if you were employed on the crime date, counseling services, and more.  The CVC can help you apply through the state to receive funds. 

Learn more here: Missouri Crime Victims' Compensation

Need help applying? Call the CVC Hotline: 314.652.3623