NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF VICTIMS SERVICES (OVS)

 
General Information
Description of ProgramCreated 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.
Geographic AreaNassau, Suffolk
 
Availability
Hours of OperationM-F 9am-5pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameElizabeth Cronin
Contact's PositionDirector
Contact's Phone(518)485-5719
Physical Site Address 1AE Smith Building
Physical Site Address 280S. Swan Street, 2nd Floor
Physical Site City, State, ZipAlbany, NY 12210
Mailing Address 180 S. Swan Street, 2nd Floor
Mailing City, State, ZipAlbany, NY 12210
Main Phone(518)457-8727
Other Phone(800)247-8035 (Toll Free)
Program Emailovsinfo@ovs.ny.gov
Web Addresswww.ovs.ny.gov
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateMar19
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF VICTIMS SERVICES (OVS)
This Program: NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF VICTIMS SERVICES (OVS)
Affiliated Services: NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF VICTIMS SERVICES (OVS)