SEA has established a network of trained mentors to support victims of crime. SEA seeks to foster strong relationships with established institutions such as law enforcement, schools, juvenile justice groups, and churches through restorative justice programs.


In partnership with the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) SEA provides increased access to victim services for unserved/underserved victims of crime.

Program Requirements:
*Victims of Crime populations can be any victim population that disproportionately accesses victim services*

Unserved/Underserved Victim Advocacy and Outreach Program:

  • Crisis intervention
  • Counseling
  • Criminal justice support and advocacy
  • Victim compensation benefits
  • Emergency assistance: food, transportation, and shelter
  • Referrals to existing community resources
  • Inform victims of their rights

East Los Angeles Resource Center
4876 Gleasont St.
Los Angeles, CA 90022

Watts Civic Center
1501 E. 103rd St.
Los Angeles, CA 90002

Priscilla Lozano
(213) 361-5392

Parents for Peace: VOCA Support Groups

Foster hope and healing through free support groups, guidance, and assistance with case management interventions

Program Requirements:
*Everyone who has been a victim of  a traumatic experience*

Support Groups – We offer support groups in the following locations:

Mondays, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
East Los Angeles
4876 Gleason St.
East Los Angeles, CA 90022

Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Lincoln Heights
3516 N. Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90031

Thursdays, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Ramona Gardens
2830 Lancaster Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90033

Fridays, 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
LAC+USC Medical Center
2051 Marengo St., 2nd Floor Conference Room D
Los Angeles, CA 90033

Arquimedes Barrera
(213) 309-5027

Hilda Gutierrez
(213) 910-1202

Kathy Wooten
(213) 910-6177