Victim Assistance

Marsy’s Law

Crime victims in Clermont County have certain rights under Marsy’s Law. These rights include:

Crime Victims in Clermont may request to exercise certain rights during the criminal justice process. These rights that need to be requested include:

You can read more about Marsy’s Law here.

Victim Assistance Program

The Victim Assistance Program, a division of the Clermont County Prosecutors’ Office, has served victims of crime in Clermont County since 1986. A staff of five Victim Advocates provide services in Clermont County Common Pleas (Felony), Municipal (Misdemeanor), and Juvenile Court.

The Victim Assistance Program provides direct services to all victims of felony, misdemeanor, and juvenile crime throughout the criminal justice process. Please call (513) 732-7979 or (513) 732-7810 to speak to an advocate.

Services include:

Criminal Justice Support and Advocacy

Information & Explanation of Court Hearings and Procedures

Notification of court hearings

Courtroom Support Services

Separate waiting areas for victims and witnesses

Referrals to community resources and social service agencies



Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, Grief Counseling  
A Caring Place Pregnancy Center 513.753.4357
Beech Acres 513.231.6630
CASA for Kids 513.732.7160
Catholic Social Services 513.241.7745
Child Focus 513.752.1555
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital 513.636.4200
Drug & Poison Information Center 513.636.5111
Mayerson Center for Safe & Healthy Children 513.636.7233
Psychological Services 513.636.4124
Fernside Center for Grieving Children 513.246.9140
Inter-Parish Ministry 513.561.3932
Lighthouse Youth Services 513.221.3350
National Domestic Violence Helpline 800.799.7233
Ohio Domestic Violence Network 800.934.9840
Rape Crisis Center 800.656.4673
Report Child Abuse 513.732.STOP
Safe at Home Program 614.995.2255
SANE of Butler County 513.889.5435
Victim Assistance Program 513.732.7979
Women Helping Women 513.381.5610
YWCA House of Peace 513.753.7281
YWCA Transform Adult Program 513.732.0450
YWCA Court Advocacy Program 513.732.0450


Substance Abuse & Mental Health  
AA-Alcoholics Anonymous
Clermont Eastside Center 513.752.2210
Central Clinic Behavioral Health Services 513.868.1562
Clermont County Crisis Hotline 513.528.SAVE
Clermont County Drug Hotline 513.625.2806
Clermont Recovery Center 513.735.8100
Greater Cincinnati Behavioral Health 513.947.7000
HOPE Community Center for Mental Wellness 513.752.6170
Linder Center of HOPE 513.536.4673
Mothers against Drunk Driving 800.552.8641
Narcotics Anonymous 513.820.2947
Northland Treatment 513.275.7236
Talbert House 513.281.2273
Teen Challenge 513.248.0452


Criminal Justice Services & Other Agencies  
Adult & Children Protective Services 513.427.2271
Christian Help Center 513.735.9400
Clerk of Courts
Common Pleas Clerk of Court 513.732.7560
Municipal Court Clerk of Court 513.732.7290
Civil Clerk 513.732.7292
Clermont County Animal Shelter 513.732.8854
Clermont County Board of Developmental Disabilities 513.732.7000
Clermont County Children’s Protective Services 513.732.7765
Clermont County Domestic Relations Court 513.732.7327
Clermont County Jail 513.732.7540
Clermont County Juvenile Detention 513.732.7696
Clermont County Mental Health & Recovery Board 513.732.5400
Clermont County Probate Court 513.732.7243
Clermont County Veteran’s Service Office 513.732.7363
Clermont Senior Services 513.724.1255
Clermont Transportation Connection 513.732.7433
Council on Aging 513.721.1025
Dept. of Job and Family Services
General Information 513.732.7111
Child Support Enforcement 513.732.7248
Prevention, Retention & Contingency 513.732.7111
WIC (Women, Infants & Children) 513.732.7329
Fraud Investigation & Benefit Recovery 513.732.7270
Lawyer Referral Service 513.732.2050
Legal Aid 513.241.9400
National Organization for Victim Assistance 800.879.6682
Office for Victims of Crime 800.363.0441
Ohio Attorney General 800.282.0515
Ohio Crime Victim Justice Center 614.848.8500
Ohio Department of Corrections 614.387.0588
Offender Search 614.387.0588
Victim Information 614.728.1976
Ohio Means Jobs 513.943.3000
Ohio Victim Witness Association 614.787.9000
Parents of Murdered Children-POMC 513.721.5683
Common Pleas 513.732.7265
Juvenile 513.732.8001
Municipal 513.732.8100
Prosecuting Attorney
Common Pleas 513.732.7313
Municipal & Juvenile 513.732.7810
Public Defender
Common Pleas 513.732.7223
Municipal 513.732.7418
Salvation Army 513.732.6241