how we help

24-hour crisis intervention

Individual Crisis Intervention

  • We provide this FREE service via phone, chat and in person 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. No appointment necessary.

Group Crisis Intervention

  • We facilitate group intervention sessions to help communities address the aftermath of a victimization and/or tragedy

Crime Scene Response

  • First responders request our advocates to help alleviate victims’ emotional concerns and questions.
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advocacy services

Court Advocacy

  • Our advocates support clients through the criminal justice system and offer personal advocacy for each client.

Personal Advocacy

  • Our advocates provide ongoing advocacy by referring victims to agencies that can assist with basic needs.

Victim Rights Advocacy

  • Our advocates engage in the legislative process to maintain, protect, and enhance the rights of victims of crime and trauma.
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Customized Professional Education & Training

  • In the community, our training team provides customized professional education and presentations to fit your needs.

Summit Victim Assistance Academy

  • Includes, the Essentials, one of two nationally approved prerequisite training offered in the state of Ohio, for assisting individuals in becoming a comprehensive National Credentialed Advocate.
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Victim Assistance Program ensures everyone has access to FREE quality care and support. We serve all victims of crime and trauma regardless of race, sex, age, religion, nationality, sexual orientation, ability to speak English and/or disability

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