Office of the State's Attorney

Worcester County, Maryland

Resources for Victims and Families

The CARES Team member assigned will assist you in accessing, applying for and coordinating all available resources throughout the prosecution of your case.

Maryland Crime Victims' Resource Center, Inc.

The Maryland Crime Victims' Resource Center, Inc. is a statewide non-profit organization dedicated to serving the interests of crime victims in Maryland, while maintaining a nationwide reputation for dedicated advocacy and services.

Victim Advocate Attorney:
Kathleen Callan
Maryland Crime Victim's Resource Center, LLC
Phone:  (240) 335-4012

Maryland Criminal Injuries Compensation Board

The Criminal Injuries Compensation Board provides financial assistance for innocent victims of crime. The Board may compensate victims who have suffered physical injury by helping with medical expenses, and by providing payment for part of their lost wages. In cases of homicide the Board may assist with funeral expenses and loss of support on the part of the victim’s dependents.

Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence

As the statewide domestic violence coalition, we work daily with local domestic violence service providers and other partners to eliminate intimate partner violence and create a safer Maryland.

2•1•1 Maryland

211 Maryland is the state's most comprehensive health and human services resource database.  With about over 7,500 resources, individuals with essential needs can get connected to local help 24/7/365.


VINE is the nation’s leading victim notification network. It allows survivors, victims of crime, and other concerned citizens to access timely and reliable information about offenders or criminal cases in U.S. jails and prisons.