Mayo Clinic Health System - Albert Lea and Austin
Fountain Centers - Austin
101 14th St NW, Austin, MN, 55912
Distance: 966 Miles
Program that works on behalf of individuals and/or groups to make sure that they receive the benefits and services for which they are eligible
Crime Victim's Resource Center provides support and advocacy to victims of crime
* 24 hour crisis intervention
* Emergency shelter referrals
* Support groups
The following programs can be accessed through Crime Victim's Resource Center:
* Victim/Witness Assistance
* Domestic Violence Community Advocacy
* Sexual Assault Community Advocacy
All victims of crime
8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday
|General Information||(507) 437-6680|
|Hotline - Crime Victims Resources||(507) 437-6680|
|Toll Free||(800) 349-6680|
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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FN-1900.2500General Crime Victim Assistance Definition
Programs that provide a variety of supportive services for victims of crimes and their families which may include general emotional support, crisis counseling, information about police investigative procedures, liaison to police personnel, assistance in completing and filing applications for reimbursement of crime-related expenses or losses, information about the mechanics of court proceedings, advice concerning court appearances, court accompaniment services, assistance in preparing victim impact statements and referrals for other needed services such as medical treatment, shelter away from home, transportation, child care, financial assistance and protective services.
FP-0500.3300Individual Advocacy Definition
Programs that intercede on behalf of individuals to help them establish eligibility for or obtain needed services when they have been denied benefits or services for which they are eligible, when they need assistance to communicate their needs to a service provider or to otherwise effectively represent themselves, or when they have a complaint about a service. Individual advocacy attempts to reach equitable settlements without resorting to litigation and seeks to meet individual needs without attempting to change social institutions.
RP-1500.3300In Person Crisis Intervention Definition
Programs that provide an opportunity for people who are emotionally distressed and/or for their significant others to meet face-to-face with someone who has been trained to assess and resolve the immediate crisis, if possible, and to link the person with appropriate resources for ongoing assistance.
YX-1500Crime Victims Definition
Individuals who have suffered injury or loss of property because of the illegal actions of another.