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  NCJ Number: NCJ 215647   Add to Shopping cart   Find in a Library
  Title: National Crime Victims' Rights Week (NCVRW) 2007 Resource Guide
  Document URL: HTML PDF 
  Corporate Author: National Ctr for Victims of Crime
United States of America
  Date Published: 2007
  Page Count: 175
  Series: OVC Others
  Annotation: This packet of materials is intended for use in promoting the 2007 National Crime Victims Rights Week (April 22-28, 2007), whose theme is "Victims' Rights: Every Victim. Every Time."
  Abstract: This resource guide provides a wide range of readily adaptable outreach tools intended to enhance and unify public awareness efforts during National Crime Victims' Rights Week. The intention of the week's theme is to rally the public to action that ensures every individual who is victimized by crime is provided compassionate and adequate support that will enable him/her to recover from the crime's impact and participate fully in the criminal justice processing of his/her case. Kick-off events and planning tips are suggested. Also included in the resource guide are guidelines for maximizing communication and awareness and publicizing landmarks in victims' rights and services. Statistical overviews and resources are included as well. Practical suggestions are offered for working with the media, and camera-ready artwork is provided on a CD-ROM. A DVD on this year's theme is provided.
  Main Term(s): Victims rights
  Index Term(s): Public information ; Media coverage ; Media support ; Community involvement ; Victim services ; Technical assistance resources
  Sponsoring Agency: Office for Victims of Crime
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
  Grant Number: 2006-VF-GX-K025
  Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
  Type: Reference Material
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
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