The Pennsylvania Crime Victims Compensation Assistance Program (VCAP) helps victims and their families through the emotional and physical aftermath of a crime by easing the financial impact placed upon them by the crime. Victims Resource Center can help you file for VCAP and can answer questions about eligibility.
Types of expenses that may be covered:
- Out of pocket medical expenses
- Loss of earnings
- Loss of support
- Funeral expenses
- Crime scene clean up
- Relocation expenses
- Money stolen or defrauded from individuals on a fixed income, such as social security or pension.
For more information or for help in filing a VCAP claim, call VRC at 570-823-0765. All services are confidential and at no cost.