P.O. Box 39603
Phoenix, Arizona 85069-9603
Why We Are Here
- To support persons
who survive the violent death of someone close as they seek to
- To provide contact with similarly bereaved persons
and to establish self-help groups that meet regularly.
To provide information about the grieving process and the
criminal justice system as they pertain to survivors of a homicide
- To communicate with professionals in the support fields
about the problems experienced by those surviving a homicide victim.
- To increase society's awareness of these problems.
The Valley of the Sun Chapter of Parents
Of Murdered Children provides a speakers bureau and also an impact
panel to various organizations. We speak to Impact of Crime on Victim
(ICVC) classes in Arizona prisons. We also work closely with the
Valley Police Departments, parole Boards and Officers, Attorney
General's Office, and other victim organizations in the Phoenix
We provide court accompaniment when
requested and for out of town members attending trial in the area.
We have a Memorial Bench and Tree
planted at the State Capitol and recently added 16" X 24" Stepping
Stones to the memorial in memory of our loved ones.