Welcome to the Dependable Access for Victims' Expenses (DAVE) Online Claim
Filing System. The Victims Compensation Assistance Program helps victims
of crime in Pennsylvania with expenses related to a crime. You may use this site
to file a claim for compensation.
Online Claim Filing System
This Victims Compensation Assistance Program helps victims of crime in
Pennsylvania with expenses related to a crime. You may use this site to file a claim
New legislation was recently passed that broadens the availability of counseling benefits for victims of sexual assault. If you were a victim of sexual assault who did not report the crime to law enforcement and are seeking payment for counseling expenses that have occurred on or after November 26, 2019, please click here to file a claim with VCAP for your counseling expenses. You may also contact VCAP at 1-800-233-2339
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Victims can use our Android or iOS PA Crime Victims app to file a claim or check the status of a claim.
Download the PA Crime Victims app
This page is not for entry of claims by anyone other than the victim or claimant.
If you are not the victim or claimant please return to
the previous page.