Homicide Victim Support

The North Carolina Victim Assistance Network:

  • Provides information, support, advocacy and referrals for family members of homicide victims, and for victims of other crimes
  • Develops and hosts homicide support groups in communities across NC
  • Provides financial assistance for the family members of homicide victims to attend court proceedings
  • Educates communities about victims’ resources, victims’ rights, and crime trends
  • Hosts training for victim service providers
  • Provides services and outreach to victims in under-served communities



Homicide Advocacy Project

This project will engage and equip volunteers from across Durham and Wake counties, empowering them to serve and advocate for members of their communities harmed by severe violence.


Homicide Support Groups

Through collaboration with the Wake County District Attorney’s Office, local law enforcement and Campbell Law School, we offer meetings on a monthly basis on the first Tuesday of each month.


Financial Support

Assists the surviving loved ones of homicide victims by offsetting financial burden they experience as a result of attending the criminal justice proceedings of the accused.