Victim Resources

VICTIM SERVICES BY COUNTY:

If you are a victim of crime and would like additional information about local victim services in your area please click on the website below. This map will provide for you local up-to-date information for the chosen county.

IOWA CRIME VICTIM COMPENSATION PROGRAM:

Provides financial reimbursement to victims who have suffered personal injury as a result of a criminal act in the state of Iowa. Victims may be compensated for their out-of-pocket expenses that directly resulted from the injury of the crime. Information is also available on the Attorney General's website listed below.

515-281-5044 or Phone: (800) 373-5044

IOWA DOMESTIC ABUSE HOTLINE

Assists victims of domestic abuse and other concerned persons with safety plans, information and referral to local victim service agencies across the state of Iowa.
 

Phone: (800) 942-0333

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 IOWA SEXUAL ABUSE HOTLINE

Assists victims of sexual abuse and other concerned persons with safety plans, information and referral to local victim service agencies across the state of Iowa.
 

Phone: (800) 284-7821

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CRISIS INTERVENTION SERVICE

Crisis Intervention Service (CIS) has several advocates available to assist you and is a free and confidential service. Anything you may share with them will not be passed along to law enforcement or the prosecuting attorney. An advocate can help you obtain a civil 236 Protection Order, discuss a safety plan, find a safe place for you to stay, provide counseling to you and/or your children, refer you to community resources, accompany you to court proceedings, provide support, and much more. CIS also provides different group counseling sessions where you can safely discuss issues with other women in similar situations. CIS phone lines are staffed 24-hours a day.

For Domestic Violence issues call 641-228-0015 or 855-424-9133.

For Sexual Assault issues call 641-832-8456 or 800-479-9071.

Iowa Coalition Against
Sexual Assault (Iowa CASA)
2603 Bell Avenue #102
Des Moines, IA 50321
(515) 244-8082
www.iowacasa.org

Iowa Department of Human Services Child & Dependant Adult Abuse
24-Hour Hotline
(800) 362-2178


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