Emergency Rental and Housing Assistance for Residents in Washington, D.C., Maryland and Virginia

District of Columbia

Victim Assistance
Washington, DC Metropolitan Police Department

House of Ruth
Domestic Violence Support Center
(202)  667-7001, Ext. 515

The Crime Victims Compensation Program
(202) 879-4216

U.S. Attorney’s Office
(202) 514-7364

My Sister’s Place
24 Hour Crisis Hotline
(202) 529-5991

Domestic Violence Intake Unit, D.C. Superior Court
(202) 879-0152

(202) 832-6681 (TTY-V)

D.C. Rape Crisis Center
(202) 333-7273


Maryland Crime Victims Resource Center
(301) 952-0063 or
Toll Free (877) 842-8461

Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services: Victim Services


Victims’ Assistance Legal Organization
(703) 748-0811

Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services: 
Victims Services Section


Federal Bureau of Prisons: Inmate Locator

National Organization for Victim Assistance
(202) 232-6682

The National Center for Victims of Crime
Toll Free (800) 394-2255

National Domestic Violence Hotline
(800) 799-SAFE (7233)

U.S. Department of Justice: Find Help and Information for Crime Victims

U.S. Department of Justice: Office for Victims of Crimes

U.S. Department of Justice: Office on Violence Against Women