Next of Kin
What is considered legal Next of Kin (NOK)?
It is any legal: parent, sibling, spouse or child of the deceased.
If you would like to request records but are not a legal NOK, please have a legal NOK complete the
NOK Authorization Form or provide the proper assignment paperwork from court.
Statewide information about bereavement services, support groups, & other community services.
2·1·1 Infoline – 211 is a free, confidential information and referral service that connects people to essential health and human services 24 hours a day, seven days a week online and over the phone.
Office of Victim Services - The staff of the OVS understands this is a difficult time for you and your family. They have several programs and services to help you with the emotional and financial impact of the crime and to support you through the criminal justice process.
Connecticut Office of the Victim Advocate - Crime victims and/or the surviving members of a crime victim's family have important rights in Connecticut, including the right to be treated fairly and with respect. Contact them if you feel your rights have been or are being violated.
505 Hudson Street, 5th Floor, Hartford, CT 06106
SIDS/OID Website - Sudden Infant Death Syndrome & Other Infant Death Information
Office of the Child Advocate - The Office of the Child Advocate (OCA) is not an administrator of programs. Rather, the OCA monitors and evaluates public and private agencies that are charged with the protection of children, and reviews state agency policies and procedures to ensure they protect children's rights and promote their best interest.
Survivors of Homicide - A Connecticut based non-profit organization that provides support, counseling, and advocacy to family and friends of homicide victims.
MADD-CT Chapter - Impacted by drunk or drugged driving? You're not alone. Answering the call for help is at the heart of Mothers Against Drunk Driving.
Suicide.org Survivors Forum - Suicide Survivors Resources and Information