Family Violence

Victim Rights

View the Official Notice to Adult Victims of Family Violence (PDF) to learn about your rights as a victim as well as to see a list of resources and programs to contact for assistance.

State Statute Regarding Victim Rights

Access the Code of Criminal Procedure, Title 1. Code Of Criminal Procedure, Chapter 56 - Rights Of Crime Victims, Sub-chapter A. Crime Victims' Rights.

Domestic Violence Unit

Access our resource on the Irving Police Department's Domestic Violence Unit.

Family Advocacy Center

The Irving Family Advocacy Center (FAC) functions in partnership with the City of Irving to provide free counseling services to the city’s youth and families. The bulk of our operating budget comes from the City of Irving. Additionally, the nonprofit corporation, Irving Family Advocacy Center Inc., raises funds through fundraisers and grant programs to help us maximize our reach to Irving residents.

The Irving FAC offers free counseling services for victims of crime, domestic violence and families with high-risk juveniles in family, couple or individual therapy settings, as well as education classes. Group counseling and education classes are offered for parenting, overcoming domestic violence, trauma from crime victimization, child abuse and others. Play therapy counseling is provided for children victimized by abuse or witness to domestic violence. Learn more about the Irving FAC.