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SSGT Resources

This is a collection of useful information that we have collated from various sources, that may be helpful for victims

Skylight Trust
Online Resources About Grief
http://www.skylight.org.nz/About+Grief

Victim Support
How to get help
http://www.victimsupport.org.nz/get-help

About Victim Support
http://www.victimsupport.org.nz/about

Victims Right Act
The Victims’ Rights Act 2002
http://www.legislation.govt.nz/act/public/2002/0039/latest/DLM157813.html

The Victims’ Rights Act 2002
Provisions relating to treatment and rights of victims
http://www.legislation.govt.nz/act/public/2002/0039/latest/DLM157859.html

The New Zealand Police
General Information for Victims of Crime including How to Apply for the Victim Notification Register
http://www.police.govt.nz/service/victims

ACC
For Assistance and Information on Funeral Grants available from ACC
http://www.acc.co.nz/making-a-claim/what-support-can-i-get/ECI0039

Crown Law
Guidelines for Prosecutors – Victims of Crime
http://www.crownlaw.govt.nz/uploads/victims_of_crime.pdf

Terminology
Criminal Justice Process Terminology
http://www.justice.govt.nz/media/media-information/a-guide-to-justice-sector-terminology

Bail
Information about the Bail Process
http://www.courtsofnz.govt.nz/about/system/role/bail

Financial Assistance
Information on what Financial Assistance is available for Victims of Homicide and Serious Crime
http://www.victimsupport.org.nz/sites/default/files/FASeriousCrime_July2013.pdf

Coroners
Information on the Coroner and Coroners court
http://www.justice.govt.nz/courts/coroners-court/

Court Services for Victims
Information regarding Court Service for Victims within Courts
http://www.justice.govt.nz/publications/global-publications/c/court-services-for-victims

Court
Information about Sentencing and Victim Impact Statements
http://www.courtsofnz.govt.nz/about/system/role/sentencing/#victim

Victim Impact Statements
http://www.justice.govt.nz/publications/publications-archived/2002/victims-rights-act-2002-aguide-for-agencies-dealing-with-victims-of-offences/victim-impact-statements

Corrections
Information about Registering for the Victim Notification Register
http://www.corrections.govt.nz/information_for_victims/victim_notification_register.html

General Information for Victims
http://www.corrections.govt.nz/information_for_victims.html

Parole Board
Detailed Information for Victims about the Parole Process
http://www.paroleboard.govt.nz/information-for-victims.html