Providing Services to Victims Viewing a Trial at Multiple Locations. Masthead shows a series of photos depicting trials, conferencing, and TV watching.
About This Publication Message From the Director Related Resources Home skip navigation
Getting Started--Meeting a Need
  Why Collaborate?
  Benefits of
   Collaboration

  Consequences of
   Failing To
   Collaborate

  Benefits of
   Resource
   Coordination

  Coalition Roles and
   Responsibilities

  Getting the
   Most From This
   Publication

Setting Up a Safe Haven for Victims
separator line
Building Your Coalition
Developing Task Forces
Providing Limited Services
Notes

OVC Logo

OJP Logo
Partnerships for Safer Communities

Benefits of Resource Coordination

It is important that a Safe Haven be coordinated at or near CCTV sites so that eligible victims receive support services regardless of the location from which they choose to observe the trial. Resource coordination can ensure that quality, standardized services will be available at each Safe Haven. The most significant benefits of resource coordination are—

  • Consistency in the types of victim services provided.
  • Quality control among CCTV Safe Haven sites.
  • Provision of equitable services that recognize each community's unique qualities and varying resources.
  • Provision of a single source of information for victims throughout the Nation who want to attend the trial.
  • Minimization of duplication and gaps in services.
  • Provision of efficient and effective services.
  • Availability of the appropriate level of resources.
  • Use of localized and focused community efforts.

OVC Home | About OVC | OVC Publications | Web Site Links Disclaimer