California has established the Forced or Involuntary Sterilization Compensation Program. Survivors of state-sponsored sterilization can apply for compensation through CalVCB in January 2022. Please check back for more details.


For Victims: Getting Started

At CalVCB, we work to reduce the impact of crime on victims’ lives. We reimburse crime-related expenses, connect victims with services and support, and do all we can to inform and empower victims.

Start down the path to recovery and healing today.

Supporting the Supporters

CalVCB values the support of its community partners in victim advocacy and victim services, and is dedicated to providing the tools and resources they need in order to help victims recover, heal, and thrive.

Our Impact

Each year, CalVCB shares statistics demonstrating the agency’s impact and efforts. For full statistical figures and more, see the CalVCB Annual Report Fiscal Year 2019-2020.

total applications submitted

65 days
Average time it takes to process an application

Compensation paid July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020

Most submitted crime type (21,016)

Quick Escape