News and Announcements
The California Victim Compensation and Government Claims Board announced the collection of 1,916 pieces of clothing during last month's Denim Drive, nearly tripling the 700 items collected last year. This year, CalVCP partnered with 20 local agencies and four businesses to collect denim items to directly benefit victims of sexual assault, abuse and domestic violence.
The California Victim Compensation and Government Claims Board (VCGCB) voted unanimously to approve a new regulation that allows victims of human trafficking who have been forced into prostitution to receive much needed assistance from CalVCP.
In honor of California Crime Victims' Rights Month (CVRM), the California Victim Compensation Program (CalVCP) will host its fourth annual Crime Victims' Rights Rally with keynote speaker California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris.
- Victim Compensation and Government Claims Board Meetings Next Board Meeting Scheduled for Thursday, June 20, 2013
Read the CalVCP Connection Blog
By Julie Nauman, VCGCB Executive Officer
After the death of her husband, eighty-six-year-old Mrs. Jones was befriended by Nancy, a local nurse. Since Mrs. Jones's only family was out of state, Nancy began helping Mrs. Jones run small errands, such as grocery shopping and trips to the bank. Read more »
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