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  NCJ Number: NCJ 185691   Add to Shopping cart   Find in a Library
  Title: National Crime Victims' Rights Week: Reach for the Stars, April 22-28, 2001 Resource Guide
  Document URL: HTML Text PDF 
  Corporate Author: Victims' Assistance Legal Organization (VALOR)
United States of America
  Date Published: 04/2001
  Page Count: 169
  Annotation: This resource guide provides victim service providers with comprehensive information on public education and community outreach efforts for the implementation of the 2001 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week.
  Abstract: The 2001 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week Resource Guide is published by the Victims’ Assistance Legal Organization, Inc. (VALOR) and the U.S. Department of Justice, Office for Victims of Crime. The 2001 Guide was designed to help victim service providers plan and implement public awareness activities to commemorate this week. The contents of the Guide include: public education and community awareness materials; information on electronic resources available from the National Criminal Justice Reference Service; a comprehensive Web site listing; resources for the news media to promote the National Crime Victims’ Rights Week; statistical overviews that address 17 topics relevant to crime and victimization; a listing of toll-free assistance and referral numbers for victim assistance; and camera-ready artwork for various items, such as bookmarks, buttons, logos, posters, and letterhead.
  Main Term(s): Victims rights
  Index Term(s): Press relations ; Public information ; Public relations programs ; Television communications ; Media support ; Reference materials ; Victimization ; Public education ; Information dissemination ; Office for Victims of Crime (OVC)
  Sponsoring Agency: Office for Victims of Crime
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
  Grant Number: 2000-MU-GX-K022
  Sale Source: OVC Resource Ctr
P.O. Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
United States of America
  Type: Handbook
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
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