Victims Rights

Safety

The victim should always be prepared for the meeting.

Validation

Being heard and believed

Information

Victims need information from the offender and about reparative probation, the intent of the meeting, the facts of the case.

Choice

Having control of their part of the situation

Chance to Tell Their Story

Victims need the opportunity to be heard.

Restitution

Amends made to the victims

Victim Resources

Vermont DOC Victim Services

Victim Offender Mediation Association