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Mothers Against Drunk Driving-Minnesota (MADD-MN)

Advocacy

155 Wabasha St S, Ste 104, St. Paul, MN, 55107-1822

Distance: 1032 Miles

(651) 523-0802

Website

https://www.madd.org/get-help/victim-assistance

Service Details

Description

Program that works on behalf of individuals and/or groups to make sure that they receive the benefits and services for which they are eligible


Additional Information

Mothers Against Drunk Driving offers support to victims and survivors of impaired driving crashes. Services are free of charge and provided by trained victim advocates.


Services include:
* Emotional support
* Information and education
* Education on the criminal justice process and court proceedings
* Assist victims in understanding their rights as a victim
* Assistance with preparation of a Victim Impact Statement to present at the sentencing of the offender
* Assist in preparing statements for parole hearings or probation hearings
* Advocacy
* Referrals to community resources, support groups, counselors and civil attorneys
* 24-hour helpline
* Victim impact panels that help drunk and drugged driving offenders understand the lasting and long-term effects of substance impaired driving
* Tributes
* Assistance in applying for victim compensation, which may cover:
- Funeral expenses
- Medical, rehabilitation and prescription expenses
- Lost wages
- Counseling services
- Child care
- Crime scene cleanup
* Public awareness and advocacy


Features

  • Client Conveniences
    • Assistance with community resources 

Eligibility

Those affected by impaired driving crashes, including victims, survivors and bereaved loved ones in Minnesota


Application Instructions

Contact the Minnesota State Office to be connected to a victim advocate.


Fees

Victim services are provided at no cost.


Area Served

Minnesota


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (651) 523-0802
Crisis Line - 24 Hours (877) 623-3435

Last Update

6/7/2019

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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