Victim-Witness Assistance Program

Victim-Witness Assistance Program
The District Attorney's Office Crime Victim Witness Assistance Program is available to victims of crime and their family members. Information and assistance navigating the criminal justice system and resources, referrals and financial assistance available. Legal residency is not a requirement, and services are free.
Levels of Care
crisis resources & hotlines, recovery & postvention, advocacy
Therapeutic Specialties
sexual assault & dating abuse
Youth Treatment Services
case management
Targeted Youth Populations
at-risk youth, foster & adopted youth, undocumented families, transitional age youth (TAY)
Parent & Caregiver Resources
basic needs & financial assistance, legal services
Resource & Referral Support
health or family advocate
Overview of Programs & Services

Orientation to the Criminal Justice System: Navigating the Criminal Justice System

Crisis Intervention Counseling

Court Support and accompaniment

Resources and Referral Counseling for Victims of Crime including children and families referred from Child Welfare Services whose cases are not being criminally prosecuted.

Victim Compensation Assistance

Law Enforcement and Forensic Interview Accompaniment

Outreach and Education regarding the Criminal Justice System and Victim Services

Services for undocumented Individuals provided?
Fee for Services
FREE services.
Provide transportation.
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta, Santa Ynez Valley, Lompoc, Santa Maria & Guadalupe
1112 Santa Barbara Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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Organization Type
public: county/state