RIO GRANDE VALLEY FAMILIES & FRIENDS OF MURDERED CHILDREN, INC.
DIRECT SERVICES PROVIDED:
-CRISIS (GRIEF) INTERVENTION
-SUPPORT GROUP MEETING -POLICE, COURT AND CIVIL ACCOMPANIMENT -SAFETY PLANNING
-CIVIL AND CRIMINAL COURT PREPARATION
-CASE TRACKING AND MANAGEMENT
-INFORMATION, FOLLOWUP AND REFERRAL -COMPENSATION PROGRAMS
-VICTIM IMPACT STATEMENTS -VICITM EXPERT PANELS
-VICTIM RIGHTS -TEXAS SAVNS/VINE
-LITERATURE REVIEW -HOME & FUNERAL VISITS
-CHAPLIANS OUTREACH SERVICES -HOLIDAYS COMMERATIVES (e.g., POT LUCK DINNERS ETC.)
PREVENTION AND OUTREACH SERVICES:
-PAROLE BLOCK PROGRAM - This program circulated petitions to protest the early release or parole of convicted murderers. -MURDER IS NOT ENTERAINMENT (MINE) - The MINE program raises awareness of the insensitivity of murder as entertainment. -SILENCED VOICES - This program advocates for the investigation and prosecution of those responsible for the murder of abuse children. -SECOND OPINION SERVICES (SOS) - This program provides second opinions on unsolved (cold cases) or complicated murder cases. -NATIONAL DAY OF REMEMBRANCE TO MURDERED VICITMS Every September 25 -APRIL NATIONAL CRIME VICTIMS' RIGHTS WEEK
Edinburg , TX78539 (956) 566-2036
Contact our Support Group Faciliator at 956-566-2036 to speak with us about your ongoing emotional needs.
The Rio Grande Valley Families & Friends of Murdered Children (RGV-FFOMC) Inc., helps violent crime victims-homicide survivors and child witnesses prevail over the trauma of their victimization by assisting and advocating safety, on-going crisis support, advocacy, healing, and the pursuit for justice.