You may be eligible for financial assistance for:
■ Medical Care
■ Lost Income
■ Mental health services
■ Other expenses related to injuries as a result of the crime
Contact your local certified rape crisis center for more information.
This project was supported by Grant
No. 2014-WF-AX-0007 awarded by
the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women.
Florida Council Against Sexual Violence
Florida Department of Law Enforcement
Sexual Offender/ Predator Unit
For TTY Accessibility: 1-877-414-7234
Florida Department of Corrections Victim Information and Notification Everyday (VINE)
Florida Abuse Hotline
Local Rape Crisis Center
Domestic/rape crisis shelter & 24 hr hotline 622-8495
Ocala Police Department Victim Advocates
Donna Guinn 369-7139
Crystal Blanton 369-7134
Your Rights and Services
If you are the victim of a sexual crime, you have certain rights. Supportive services are also available to you free of charge regardless of whether or not you continue with the criminal justice process.
Call 1-888-956-7273 to be referred to local services.