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Education Unit

The Office of Victim Services (OVS) offers learning opportunities to criminal justice professionals, service providers, educational institutions, the public, and any person or agency that assists crime victims.

OVS course offerings are designed to provide valuable information and knowledge to support the delivery of comprehensive, quality services to crime victims. OVS collaborates with community partners to co-sponsor trainings and events that focus on specific victim issues.

The Education Unit is responsible for the distribution of OVS publications, forms, and posters designed to increase the public's awareness of Rights and services available to victims of crime. To order OVS informational materials, please use the Publication Request Form.

Informational Videos: Click on the Video tab for the OVS informational video series that provides information on OVS services, the Victim Compensation Program, the adult criminal court process, and orders of protection.

Education Opportunities: The Office of Victim Services (OVS) is commmitted to creating learning opportunities for victim service providers. Check the OVS Education Calendar for dates and times for current course offerings.

The OVS Education Registration Form can be submitted to OVSTraining@jud.ct.gov, faced to 860-263-2777, or mailed to Office of Victim Services, 225 Spring Street, 4th floor, Wethersfield, CT 06109

For any questions about the courses, please feel free to contact us.