Department of Defense Victim and Witness Assistance Council
Each military department has established an interdisciplinary Victim and Witness Assistance Council, as well as a central repository for tracking notice of the status of offenders confined in military correctional facilities. In addition, the Department of Defense has issued extensive policy guidance to assign responsibilities and to establish procedures and program standards for providing victim assistance.
HELP for Victim Service Providers
The Office for Victims of Crime HELP for Victim Service Providers Web Forum is a place where victim service providers and allied professionals can connect to peers, share ideas about best practices, and help change lives. View the transcripts of Web Forum Guest Host Series sessions on Stalking in the Workplace, Addressing Technology and Stalking, Assisting Victims of Intimate Partner Stalking, and Assisting Stalking Victims Using Victim Notification.
National Stalking Awareness Month
The Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) has partnered with the National Center for Victims of Crime (NCVC) Stalking Resource Center to encourage communities to focus attention on this serious and deadly crime. This site includes facts sheets, media tools, brochures, as well as downloadable artwork.
NCJRS Internet Safety Special Feature: Cyberbullying and Cyberstalking
This online resource offers a compilation of publications and referrals to organizations dealing with cyberbullying and cyberstalking.
Office for Victims of Crime (OVC): Stalking
This Web site provides information on rights and services afforded to victims of stalking, including cyberstalking. Included are links to related organizations as well as publications that address the issue of stalking.
Office on Violence Against Women (OVW): Stalking
OVW provides information on the U.S. Department of Justice's legal and policy issues regarding violence against women and responds to requests for information regarding violence against women, including stalking.
Online Directory of Crime Victim Services (ODCVS)
The ODCVS allows service providers and individuals to locate agencies that offer nonemergency services for crime victims in the United States and abroad.
Stalking Resource Center (SRC)
SRC was launched in July 2000, with initial funding from the Violence Against Women Office of the U.S. Department of Justice. The dual mission of the SRC is to raise national awareness of stalking and to encourage the development and implementation of multidisciplinary responses to stalking in local communities across the country.
The Use of Technology to Stalk: An Online Course
Produced by the Stalking Resource Center of the National Center for Victims of Crime with funding from the Office for Victims of Crime, this self-paced, interactive online training will help increase the ability of criminal justice professionals and victim service providers to recognize how stalkers use technology and, ultimately, enhance their ability to work with victims of stalking.
The Office on Women's Health works to stimulate programmatic and policy activity in order to advance the work of eliminating violence against womenand girls in our country and the world.