Crime Victims Crisis Center

The Crime Victims Crisis Center (CVCC) provides: 
  • Assistance with orders for protection and harassment restraining orders
  • Court accompaniment
  • Victim advocacy
  • Educational support group for women
  • Assistance with filing reparation applications
Please visit CVCC's Facebook page:  CVCC Facebook Page

Although CVCC is part of the Department of Human Services, it is located in the Historic Courthouse on the first floor. Please call 507.377.5460 during regular business hours to speak with someone about our services. On-call trained volunteer advocates cover evening and weekend hours to provide after business hours emergency services to victims of crime. The after hours service can be reached by calling 507.373.2223. If there is a life-threatening emergency, please call 911.

Staff & Funding


CVCC staff and volunteers are available for public speaking and training on topics related to crime victimization. CVCC receives supportive funding from Minnesota Office for Justice Program. Donations to CVCC are tax deductible.