Victim Services

As a crime victim in Pennsylvania, you have the right to receive basic information about services available to you. The agencies listed below may assist you and provide you with information:

University of Pittsburgh Sexual Assault ServicesDepartment of Aging

Pitt Student Health Services

Life Solutions
Counseling Center at Pitt
FTC ID Theft information
University of Pittsburgh Association of ChaplainciesMothers Against Drunk Driving
Alle-Kiski Area Hope Center
Pittsburgh Action Against Rape
Victims Services Center
Womens Center and Shelter
Children & Youth Services
Crisis Center North
Childhelp HotlinePitt's Identity Theft prevention and Protection information
  


Domestic Violence Victim Notice:

If you are the victim of domestic violence, you have the right to go to court and file a petition requesting an order for protection from domestic abuse pursuant to the Protection From Abuse Act (23 PA C.S. CH 61) which could include the following:

1. Order directing the abuser to leave your household.

2. Order preventing the abuser from entering your school, household, or place of employment.

3. Order awarding you or parent temporary custody of or temporary visitation with your child or children.

4. Order directing the abuser to pay support to you and the minor children if the abuser has legal obligation to do so.