If you or someone you know is the victim of a violent crime, the Victim Compensation Program may be able to help pay for certain crime expenses that are not covered by insurance or another financial resource. To learn if you may be eligible for victim compensation (money to pay for your crime expenses and losses), the benefits available, and to file an application, please see the questions below.
The Victim Compensation Program has compassionate and caring staff that will help you with the application and claim process. If you would like to speak with a staff member, please call 1-888-286-7347 (toll-free, nationwide) or email OVSCompensation@jud.ct.gov.
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