Resources

Helpful Links

Listed below are Organizations that we have found to be helpful.

Crime Victim Compensation Program
Phone: (800) 373-5044
Website: https://www.iowaattorneygeneral.gov/
If you or a loved one has suffered personal injury from a violent crime, the Crime Victim Compensation Program may be able to help.  The Compensation Program helps victims with costs related to injuries from violent crime.

Iowa Attorney General’s Office

Iowa Board of Parole
Phone: (515) 725-5757
Website: http://www.doc.state.ia.us/

The Iowa Board of Parole is a support for registered victims. Once you have become a registered victim through your County Attorney, the Iowa Board of Parole will notify you about upcoming proceedings regarding the inmate.


Iowa Courts Online
Is a useful online tool to perform a statewide search on limited fields.  The search results are cases entered by the Clerk of Courts

Iowa Legal Aid
Phone: (800) 532-1275

Helps eligible clients with civil, non-criminal legal problems.


Iowa Protection Order for Domestic Violence (IPONDA)
Phone: (888) 742-8463
Website: https://www.registervpo.com

Iowa Protection Order Notification for Domestic Abuse Program is an automated service that lets you track the status of a protection order over the phone or internet.


Iowa Vine
Phone: (888) 742-8463
Website: https://www.vinelink.com/
Iowa Victim Information & Notification Everyday (IowaVINE) is a free and anonymous service that provides victims of crime two important features: information and notification.

madd - Iowa Chapter
Phone: (563) 872-4474
Email: dubuque-jackson.ia@madd.org

Madd Chapter of Iowa will advocate support and resources in your area to provide support for victims and survivors of drunk driving.


Mothers Against Drunk Driving (madd) National Office
Phone: (877) 623-3435
Website: http://www.madd.org/
Email: victims@madd.org
Madd National will work to help provide support for victims and survivors of drunk driving.

Office of Victim & Restorative Justice Programs
Phone: (800) 778-1182
Website: http://www.doc.state.ia.us/

Parents of Murdered Children
Phone: (888) 818-7662
Website: http://www.pomc.com/
Email: natlpomc@pomc.org
POMC provides support and assistance to all survivors of homicide victims while working to create a world free of murder. 

Statewide Lawyer Referral Services
Phone: (800) 532-7429

The Compassionate Friends
Phone: (877) 969-0010
Website: https://www.compassionatefriends.org/home.aspx
The Compassionate Friends provides highly personal comfort, hope and support to every family experiencing the death of a son or a daughter, a brother or a sister, or a grandchild, and helps others better assist the grieving family.