The Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) designated Support Victims. Build Trust. Engage Communities as the 2021 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW) theme. This year marks the 40th anniversary of NCVRW, which will be commemorated April 18–24, 2021. Join OVC in raising awareness of victims’ rights and services, highlighting programs, celebrating progress achieved, and honoring victims and the professionals who serve them.
Head to the official OVC NCVRW webpage for information and resources. You’ll find the official NCVRW Resource Guide containing suggestions for raising awareness in your community, sample materials for traditional and social media, a history of the crime victims’ rights movement, and original artwork to unite this national effort.