Crime Victims Council of the Lehigh Valley is dedicated to helping victims of violent crime and their significant others cope with the traumatic aftermath of victimization. All of the services of CVC are confidential and offered at no cost.
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24-hour crisis counseling and support is available through our 24-hour hotline: 610-437 6611
Hospital Emergency Room Accompaniment
Experienced CVC Staff provide on-site support at any of the Lehigh Valley hospital emergency rooms, 24-hours a day.
Experienced CVC Staff provide on-site support any of the Lehigh Valley police departments.
CVC Staff are located at the Lehigh and Northampton County Courthouse Victim Witness Rooms, providing support, information and accompaniment to criminal justice proceedings. Advocates are also available to attend preliminary hearings at local Magisterial District Judges locations.
Experienced CVC Staff provide one to one counseling support to victims and their families.
Support Group Counseling
Experienced CVC Staff provide facilitation of various support groups, which can often help victims with similar experiences understand normal reactions and coping skills.
Support Groups are held throughout the year, as they are needed. Current Groups include: Rape Survivors, Adult Survivors of Child Sexual Assault, Children, Teen, Men, and Homicide Survivors Group.
Trained CVC Staff help victims file for financial compensation.