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  NCJ Number: NCJ 224169     Find in a Library
  Title: National Crime Victims' Rights Week (NCVRW) Resource Guide 2009
  Document URL: HTML PDF 
  Corporate Author: Office for Victims of Crime
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
  Date Published: 2010
  Page Count: 1
  Annotation: This fact sheet provides an overview of the release of the 2009 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week Resource Guide.
  Abstract: The National Center for Victims of Crime and the U.S. Department of Justice, Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) announce the release of the 2009 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week Resource Guide. The guide contains a wide array of readily adaptable outreach tools, information on current levels of victimization and the history of victims’ rights in the United States, and tips on how to involve your community in helping crime victims rebuild their lives. The 2009 NCVRW theme, “25 Years of Rebuilding Lives: Celebrating the Victims of Crime Act.” The resource guide contents include: an overview; maximizing communication and awareness; camera-ready artwork; working with the media; landmarks in victims’ rights and services; and statistical overviews and resources. The complete 2009 NCVRW Resource Guide can be accessed at
  Main Term(s): Victims rights
  Index Term(s): Public information ; Public education ; Victim services ; Victims of Crime Act of 1984 ; Office for Victims of Crime (OVC)
  Sale Source: NCJRS Photocopy Services
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OVC Resource Ctr
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Rockville, MD 20849-6000
United States of America
  Type: Factsheet
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
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