Advocacy

We offer a wide range of advocacy services that provide support to clients based on their individual needs throughout the healing process.

Advocacy

We offer a wide range of advocacy services that provide support to clients based on their individual needs throughout the healing process.

What we Offer

Our advocacy team works with clients to assist with many stages and aspects of the healing process. Our case management services include:

  • Safety planning
  • Assistance finding housing and filing for benefits
  • Assistance with transportation to appointments
  • Support with Victim’s Impact Statement, Victim’s Compensation, and Address Confidentiality Program
  • Ongoing emotional support throughout the case management process

Advocacy Is Available In The More Specific Ways Found Below:

Medical Advocacy

– Support during Sexual Assault Forensic Exams, performed by a SANE (Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner)

– Accompaniment to hospital visits

– Accompaniment to follow-up doctor appointments

– Assistance with forensic interviews

– Assessment of medical bills

Legal Advocacy

– Accompaniment to meetings with lawyers

– Help filing 50C protective orders

– Accompaniment to court dates and hearing

– Access to free legal advice on a case by case basis (family and immigration law)

– Accompaniment to meetings with the District Attorney’s Office

Law Enforcement Advocacy

– Assistance filing police reports

– Accompaniment to the police station

– Support navigation reporting options

For Additional Information

Please contact us at info@ocrcc.org for more information.