Services Provided

  • Provide direct services and responses to concerns from crime victims and staff victims
  • Provide support and linkages to victim advocates
  • Information on parole hearings
  • VINE
  • Victim Services Representatives at each facility to assist victims attending parole hearings
  • Victim Safety Plans
  • Victim notification
  • Working with local, state, and national victim groups, prosecutors, and the WV Supervising Board to met the needs of victims and to hold offenders accountable for his/her behavior
  • Provide community education to increase awareness of victim issues
  • Provide education to WV Division of Corrections staff to increase awareness of victim issues
  • Linkage between parole officers and victims
  • Coordinate the development of standardized curriculum for staff victimization protocols and other victim programs
  • Assist victims at parole revocation hearing