24 hour crisis hotline:
(888) 453-5554 - Toll Free
(417) 859-7129 - Local
If you are in need of safety, contact us immediately! We are here to help
Resource and referral information
Assistance with filing emergency orders of protection
Court / Legal Advocacy:
Information about legal options.
Help accessing legal professionals.
Accompaniment to attorney offices
Help filing orders of protection & renewals
Educating victim about court process and attending court hearings as needed.
Help completing Crime Victim's Compensation Application.
Attending law enforcement meetings or interviews as needed .
Information on filing police report.
Resource and referral
Webster County Victim Assistance Program partners with multiple agencies in the local and surrounding area. We are prepared to offer information regarding:
Counseling & Group support
Child abuse and neglect
Crime Victim Compensation
Victim rights and responsibilities
Sex Offender registry
Housing / Shelter options
Basic needs: food, clothing, utilities
We have certified application assistants for the Safe at Home Program.