CVC's 24-Hour Crisis Response
At the request of victims, law enforcement, The District Attorney’s Office, medical personnel, or other professionals, CVC Advocates provide immediate crisis response for victims of crime/violence, their families and significant others. CVC Advocates provide crisis response on CVC’s hotlines as well as at hospitals, police stations, district courts, or other places requested by law enforcement. The goal in providing this crisis response is to reduce the severity of a victim's crisis by assisting them in re-establishing safety, offering a venue for victims to tell their stories, validating their concerns, and predicting and preparing them for what they may encounter in the future as a result of the crime/violence. To request immediate crisis response or to request information about CVC’s crisis response, please call CVC’s 24-hour hotlines, 610-692-7273 or 610-692-7420.