VICTIMS ASSISTANCE SERVICES

 
General Information
Description of AgencyProvides assistance, through free services, to all victims of violent crimes with counseling, filing for NYS Crime Victims compensation and issuance of emergency awards, assist with court process (information, advocacy and accompaniment), help with transportation, safety, and other needs. Special programs for victims of rape, elder abuse, domestic violence, and families and friends of homicide victims.
LocationWestchester
Geographic AreaWestchester (Mount Vernon, Peekskill, White Plains, Yonkers)
TerritoryOTHER SITE LOCATIONS

Mount Vernon Police Department - Roosevelt Square North, Mount Vernon NY 10550, Ph. 914-665-2539, Jesus Caballero (Site Director)

709 Main Street, Peekskill NY 10566, Ph. 914-739-8046, Victoria Markouizos (Site Director)

111 Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd-Rm 702, White Plains NY 10601, Ph. 914-995-5526 , Michelle James (Site Director)

150 Riverdale Avenue- Suite 200, Yonkers NY 10701, Ph. 914-965-0217 or 914-965-0218, Adeline Ortiz (Site Director)
Public TransportationBus route: #5, #1C / Cross streets: Route 9A and Route 119
Facility/ADA AccessHandicap Accessible
AffiliationsVICTIMS ASSISTANCE SERVICES
Agency TypePrivate, Non-Profit
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMon-Fri 9:00 am-5:00 pm
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 12 Westchester Plaza
Physical Site City, State, ZipElmsford , NY 10523
Main Phone914-592-5600
Hotline Phone914-345-9111 (24-Hour Rape Crisis Hotline) / 855-827-2255 (Victims Assistance Hotline)
Other Phone800-726-4041 (Helpline)
Fax914-592-0021
Web Addresswww.westcop.org
 
Additional Information
Facility TypeAbuse/Violence
Parent AgencyVICTIMS ASSISTANCE SERVICES
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: VICTIMS ASSISTANCE SERVICES
Affiliated Programs: COMMUNITY EDUCATION RAPE CRISIS SERVICE
COURT ASSISTANCE PROJECT
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE OUTREACH PROJECT
ELDERLY VICTIMS SERVICES
FAMILY VIOLENCE INTERVENTION PROGRAM
HOMICIDE CRISIS OUTREACH PROGRAM
RAPE AND INCEST SURVIVOR SUPPORT GROUPS
RAPE CRISIS HELPLINE
SAFE (SEXUAL ASSAULT FORENSIC EXAMINER) PROGRAM
SEXUAL ASSAULT AND OTHER CRIME VICTIM COUNSELING
Affiliated Services: Abuse/Violence Support Services
Abuse/Violence Support Services
Abuse/Violence Support Services
Case/Care Management Services
Counseling Services
Education/Training Services
Helpline/Hotline Services
Information/Outreach Services
Medical Care Services
Support Group Services