Three years ago, a state-mandated commission surveyed law enforcement agencies across the state to find 1,188 untested or partially tested sexual assault kits. After years of legislative reform, the Joyful Heart Foundation – a non-profit dedicated to ending sexual assault kit backlogs – recognized Connecticut as a state in “full reform.”
Our team of attorneys can help. The Victim Rights Center of Connecticut is dedicated to serving the needs of victims of violent crime and can help you report abuse, fight for you in criminal court and arrange housing, employment, education and benefits that are often disrupted following a crime.
The Alliance is joined by state Attorney General William Tong in questioning the development and marketing of "do-it-yourself" sexual assault kits to be sold online by companies such as MeToo Kits andVIEW MORE
All direct services through our member centers are free and confidential. Call our statewide 24/7 toll-free hotlines to speak with a certified sexual assault crisis counselor: