Welcome to the Victim Advocacy Program

 

Victim Advocacy

 

The Victim Advocacy Program serves as a resource and support service for anyone in the University community who has been a victim of actual or threatened violence. The services offered range from emotional support to assistance navigating the criminal justice system. Twenty-four hour crisis intervention services are available to provide immediate assistance to the UNF community.

Advocacy Services

  • 24-Hour Crisis Helpline
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Emotional Support
  • Evaluation of Options
  • Information and Referrals
  • Safety Planning
  • Explanation of Rights
  • Accompaniment through Criminal Justice Process
  • Assistance with Student Conduct Process
  • Assistance in Filing Crimes Compensation
  • Documentation of Victimization for School or Employment
  • Assistance in Completing Victim Impact Statements
  • Educational Presentations and Materials
  • Accompaniment
  • And any other assistance that may be required to assist victims/survivors in rebuilding their lives

 Confidentiality

The Victim Advocacy program assures confidentiality to persons who utilize advocacy services. Client's name and identifying information will not be released to a third party without prior written consent.
 
The program is required to release information under the following conditions: individual presents a danger to self and others, or is suspected of child or elderly abuse. 

 


 

Victim Assistance

Telephone:

24-Hour Crisis Helpline

(904) 620-1010

 

In Person:

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Monday - Friday

Building 2, Room 2100

 

E-mail:

womenct3@unf.edu