This list below represents the immediately identified programs that may be available to assist victims of the Boston Marathon Bombing. VOCA services are provided free of charge. Eligibility for services is determined by the identified program. This list may not be all inclusive of available services and is current as of 4/30/13. We will revise the list as additional services are identified. Should you have questions about the programs please feel free to contact MOVA at 617-586-1340 and ask for Stacy Corin or Ellen Nieman.
Mental Health Services Outside of Massachusetts
The Massachusetts Office for Victim Assistance has contacts across the country that disseminates Victim of Crime Act Funding which funds free services to victims of crime. For referrals to those agencies, please contact The Massachusetts Office for Victim Assistance at (617) 586-1340 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The FBI has FBI Victim Specialists all over the country that can also provide you with information and referrals in your area. To access those specialists, please call 1-800-331-0075.