NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF VICTIMS SERVICES (OVS)

NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF VICTIMS SERVICES (OVS)

 
General Information
Description of ServiceCreated under Article 22 of the New York State Executive Law to compensate innocent victims of crime for unreimbursed out of pocket expenses, including medical and counseling expenses, funeral expenses, loss of earnings or support, the cost to repair or replace items of essential personal property, reasonable court/medical transportation expenses, occupational/vocational rehabilitation, and the cost of residing at or utilizing the services of a domestic violence shelter. Claim forms may be down loaded from web site. Funds a network of community based programs, and advocates for the rights and benefits of all innocent victims of crime. Offices are also in Brooklyn, New York and Buffalo, New York Application form can be downloaded from the website.
Geographical AreaNassau, Suffolk
 
Availability
Hours of Operation M-F 9am-5pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Elizabeth Cronin
Contact's Position Director
Contact's Phone (518)485-5719
Physical Site Address 1 AE Smith Building
Physical Site Address 2 80S. Swan Street, 2nd Floor
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12210
Mailing Address 1 80 S. Swan Street, 2nd Floor
Mailing City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12210
Mail Attention To AE Smith Building
Main Phone (518)457-8727
Other Phone (800)247-8035 (Toll Free)
Service Location Email ovsinfo@ovs.ny.gov
Web Address www.ovs.ny.gov
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateMar19
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF VICTIMS SERVICES (OVS)
Affiliated Program: NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF VICTIMS SERVICES (OVS)
This Service: NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF VICTIMS SERVICES (OVS)
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Crime Victim Compensation (FN-1900.1500)
Crime Victims (YX-1500)
Crime Victim Support (FN-1900)