Division of Criminal Justice Services

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Juvenile Sex Offenders

National Center on Sexual Behavior of Youth is a national training and technical assistance center in the management of children with sexual behavioral problems and adolescent sex offenders. It was developed through the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention and the Center on Child Abuse and Neglect at the University of Oklahoma.

Offenders with Disabilities

National Center on Institutions and Alternatives is a private non-profit agency providing training, technical assistance, research and direct services to criminal justice, social services, and mental health organizations and clients nationally.  The organization also provides health counseling to adult and juvenile sex offenders and their families and to victims of sexual abuse.

Prevention

Faith Trust Institute is an international, multi-faith organization working to end sexual and domestic violence providing communities and advocates with the tools and knowledge needed to address the religious and cultural issues related to abuse.

National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® is mandated by the U.S. Congress and works with the OJJDP of the U.S. Department of Justice to find missing children, eliminate child sexual exploitation, and prevent child victimization. In 1996 the Exploited Child Division was established within NCMEC and serves as a resource center for the public, parents, law enforcement, and others about the issues surrounding the sexual exploitation of children.

National Sexual Violence Resource Center serves as the nation’s principle information and resource center regarding all aspects of sexual violence. It provides national leadership, consultation and technical assistance on sexual violence intervention and prevention strategies.

NYC Alliance Against Sexual Assault has a mission to build the capacity of communities, organizations, and institutions to advance the rights to live free from sexual violence and reduce the harm it causes individuals, families, and society.

NYS Coalition Against Sexual Assault has a mission that includes promoting change in public policy, increasing prevention programming, advocating for the needs of sexual assault survivors, developing a networking alliance among all organizations concerned about sexual assault and providing information and resources to the public.

Prevent Child Abuse New York is the only statewide, non-profit organization in New York dedicated to preventing child abuse and neglect in all its forms. The 24-Hour Prevention and Parent Hotline can be reached at 1-800-342-7472. 

Stop It Now! offers adults the tools they need to prevent sexual abuse before a child is harmed. They provide support, information and resources that enable individuals and families to keep children safe and create healthier communities in collaboration with a network of community-based programs.

Sex Offender Registration

Dru Sjodin National Sex Offender Public Registry is administered by the Office of Justice Programs' (OJP) Office of SMART. This web site is a search tool allowing a user to submit a single national query to obtain information about sex offenders through a number of search options. It is the only government system in existence that links to public, state, territory and tribal sex-offender registries from one national search site.

Supervision

NYS Department of Corrections and Community Supervision promotes public safety by preparing inmates for release and supervising parolees to the successful completion of their sentence.

County Probation Departments in New York State – Probation officers who work for counties throughout the state supervise sex offenders. Sex offenders in New York City are supervised by the New York City Probation Department; sex offenders living in the state’s 57 other counties are supervised by their counties’ probation department.

NYS Office of Court Administration Sex Offense Courts seeks to enhance public safety by preventing further victimization. Hallmarks of these courts include early intervention, post-disposing monitoring, consistency and accountability.

U.S. Probation and Pretrial Services System carries out probation and pretrial services functions in the U.S. district courts to protect the community and bring about long-term positive change in individuals under supervision.

Treatment

Center for Sex Offender Management goal is to enhance public safety by preventing further victimization through improving the management of adult and juvenile sex offenders in the community. The Center for Sex Offender Management is sponsored by the Office of Justice Programs, Department of Justice, in collaboration with the National Institute of Corrections, State Justice Institute, and the American Probation and Parole Association. CSOM is administered through a cooperative agreement between OJP and the Center for Effective Public Policy.

International Association for the Treatment of Sexual Offenders is an international non-profit organization committed to the promotion of research and treatment for sexual offenders.

Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers is a professional membership association for clinicians working with and treating sexual abusers with local state chapters around the nation. Their focus is on the prevention of sexual abuse through effective treatment and management of sex offenders.

NYS Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers is the state chapter of ATSA. Its mission includes reducing sexual victimization, promoting the increase, uniformity and quality of assessment and treatment services for juvenile and adult sexual offenders, promoting offender accountability, legislation and community safety.

Victim Services

NYS Office of Victim Services provides information on eligibility for victim compensation, a description of benefits, how to receive a claim application and find local victim assistance programs.

NYS Domestic and Sexual Violence Hotline: 1-800-942-6906 - English & español/Multi-language Accessibility. Deaf or Hard of Hearing: 711

Rape Crisis Programs in New York State

NYS Department of Corrections and Community Supervision Victim Assistance

Victim Information and Notification Everyday provides information about the status and release dates of individuals incarcerated in state prison or local jails.

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