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Rural Community Dynamics
Victim/Witness Assistance in Rural Communities
Overcoming Challenges to Serving Rural Victims
Promising Practices in Rural Prosecutors' Offices
Supplementary Material
   Appendix A
   Appendix B
   Appendix C
Appendix B. Organizations That Focus on Rural Communities
(Courtesy of the National Center on Rural Justice and Crime Prevention)

National Center for Rural Justice and Crime Prevention (NCRJCP)
Robin Kimbrough-Melton, J.D., Director
158 Poole Agricultural Center
Clemson, SC 29634-0132
Phone: 864-656-6285 or 864-656-6271
Fax: 864-656-6281

Mark A. Small, J.D., Ph.D.
158 Poole Agricultural Center
Clemson, SC 29634-0132
Phone: 864-656-6286 or 864-656-6271
Fax: 864-656-6281

Center for the Study of Rural America
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
925 Grand Boulevard
Kansas City, MO 64198
Web site:

Center for Rural Affairs
101 S. Tallman Street
PO Box 406
Walthill, NE 68067
Phone: 402-846-5428
Fax: 402-846-5420
Web site:

Center for Rural Sociology and Community Analysis
230 Peters Hall
1404 Gortner Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55108
Phone: 612-625-0259 or 612-625-8798

Heartland Center for Leadership Development
941 O Street
Suite 920
Lincoln, NE
Phone: 1-800-927-1115 or 402-474-7667
Fax: 402-474-7672
Web site:

Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory
101 SW Main, Suite 500
Portland, OR 97204
Phone: 503-275-9500
Web site:

North Central Regional Educational Laboratory
1900 Spring Road, Suite 300
Oak Brook, IL 60523-1480
Phone: 630-571-4700
Fax: 630-571-4716
Web site:

Southern Rural Development Center
Box 9656
410 Bost Extension Building
Mississippi State, MS 39762
Phone: 662-325-3207
Fax: 662-325-8915
Web site:

Rural RADAR Network Specialty Center
National Rural Institute on Alcohol and Drug Abuse
Arts and Sciences Outreach Office
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004
Phone: 715-836-2031

The Rural School and Community Trust
1530 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 240
Arlington, VA 22209
Phone: 703-243-1487
Web site:

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