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Join CalVCP and our victim services partners in recognizing April as California Crime Victims' Rights Month, an effort to raise awareness of victims' needs and to advocate on their behalf.

The 2012 CVRM Rally and March

In honor of National Crime Victims' Rights Week, the California Victim Compensation Program (CalVCP) hosted its third annual Victims' Rights Rally at the CalVCP offices in Sacramento on Tuesday, April 24th at 10:00 a.m. Immediately after, CalVCP marched to the State Capitol in support of crime victims' rights.

The 2011 CVRM Rally and March

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April 16, 2012

National Child Abuse Prevention Month | Every Child Counts

By Anna M. Caballero, Secretary of the State and Consumer Services Agency and VCGCB Chair

Child abuse has many forms, it can be a physical attack, child neglect, or emotional or sexual abuse, and it often leaves lifelong scars. April has been designated National Child Abuse Prevention Month, and the California Victim Compensation Program (CalVCP) seeks to raise the awareness of this horrific crime and its outcomes.

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April 24, 2012

10:00 a.m.
CalVCP Victims' Rights Rally & March
400 R Street
Sacramento, CA

March on the Capitol
California State Capitol
West Steps
Sacramento, CA

April 25, 2012

7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Denim Drive-Thru
CalVCP Headquarters
400 R Street
Sacramento, CA

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Denim Day
California State Capitol
West Steps
Sacramento, CA

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Why Blue?

Blue has always represented ideals such as stability, trust, safety, and faith. CalVCP honors the color blue in our commitment to providing outstanding services for victims of violent crime and putting victims' needs first. CalVCP shall be recognized by the color blue as it symbolizes high value and tradition and represents our never-ending advocacy for victims of violent crime and the people of California. Our hope is that the CalVCP blue is associated with strength and courage as we work to help those who have no place else to turn.