CalVCB Gilroy Shooting Information Page
Family Assistance Center to Help Gilroy Shooting Victims:
The Santa Clara County DA’s Office’s Victim Services Unit, the American Red Cross and the County’s Behavioral Health Services have opened a Family Assistance Center to assist those people affected by the shootings at the Gilroy Garlic Festival.
- Grief counseling and emotional support
- Assistance filing claims for state funds for payment of medical bills, counseling bills, and other assistance for victims and their families
- Referrals to agencies and providers for medical, counseling, and other services
For information, please call The Family Assistance Center at (408) 209-8356.
Apply For Victim Compensation
If you or a family member were impacted by the tragic shooting at the Gilroy Garlic Festival in Gilroy, CA you may be eligible for assistance through the California Victim Compensation Board (CalVCB).
Find local victim advocates for in-person assistance with compensation applications and other assistance.
Many victims of mass violence have requested assistance with mental health treatment and counseling. While CalVCB does not maintain a list of providers, there are many resources available online or through your local victim witness assistance center.
Find your local Victim Witness Assistance Center on our Local Help page.
Find a mental health professional you can work with on Find a Therapist.