SCVAN’s LAV program provides holistic legal services to crime victims in South Carolina, including:

  • Information and referral;
  • No-cost consultations with our staff attorneys;
  • Where applicable, direct representation in South Carolina’s criminal, civil, and administrative courts.

Practice areas include, but are not limited to:  victims’ rights enforcement, immigration, employment, education, and family law.

LAV staff also provide technical assistance and training for victim service providers, law enforcement, prosecutors, private attorneys, and judges throughout the state.


To schedule an intake, please contact (864) 312-6454. LAV staff review completed intakes for acceptance every Wednesday.  You may also submit a request online.

For technical assistance and training requests, please contact Sarah Ford, Director of LAV program at or 803-750-1200 ext. 6550.

PHONE: (803) 750-1200