In general, the privacy of all communications between a Client and Victim Advocate are protected by law. You are sharing with an advocate and your story and information will be kept confidential as protected under the law of privileged communication. (IC 35-37-6-9)
Exceptions to Confidentiality:
Regarding Neglect or Abuse:
You may waive confidentiality at any time. However, you must fill out a RELEASE OF INFORMATION form in a timely manner. Without this signed form confidentiality will not be waived.