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Report | Monthly

February 2022 Monthly Statistics Report

February 28, 2022

Statistics as of February 28, 2022

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Resource | Communications to Law Firms

Email - VCF Website Update, Message from the Special Master - February 24, 2022

February 24, 2022

Email - VCF Website Update, Message from the Special Master - February 24, 2022

Messages from the Special Master

Message from the Special Master – Kimberly (Kim) C. Brown Joins the VCF as the Director of Operations

February 24, 2022

Kimberly (Kim) C. Brown has joined the VCF as the Director of Operations. In this new position, Kim will focus on overseeing the VCF’s day-to-day operations in areas such as the Helpline and the processing of hard copy mail, identifying opportunities for innovation as the VCF continues to move into its long-term status stemming from the passage of the VCF Permanent Authorization Act.

Report | Annual

VCF 2021 Annual Report

February 9, 2022

The VCF released its tenth Annual Report, which details how the VCF team successfully navigated challenges in addition to those created by COVID-19,  maintained steady productivity, and completed another successful year in service to the 9/11 community, awarding nearly $1.5 billion, in 2021.

In commemoration of the 20th anniversary of 9/11, the report features an array of images of memorials and monuments created around the world to honor those whose lives were forever impacted by the events of September 11, 2001.

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Messages from the Special Master

Message from the Special Master - Tenth Annual Status Report

February 9, 2022

The VCF successfully navigated another highly productive year in 2021, in a year that saw not one but two significant anniversaries: the 10th anniversary of the passage of the Zadroga Act, which created in the VCF, in January, and then the solemn reminder months later that twenty years have passed since the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.

Report | Monthly

January 2022 Monthly Statistics Report

February 3, 2022

Statistics as of January 31, 2022

Report | Monthly

December 2021 Monthly Statistics Report

January 6, 2022

Statistics as of December 31, 2021

Resource | Forms

Claim Information Resolution Form

December 21, 2021
Form used to resolve data discrepancy issues.
Report | Monthly

November 2021 Monthly Statistics Report

December 8, 2021

Statistics as of November 30, 2021

Resource | Communications to Law Firms

Email - Important Update Regarding NYCERS Documentation for Deceased Individuals

December 6, 2021

Email - Important Update Regarding NYCERS Documentation for Deceased Individuals - December 6, 2021

Resource | Communications to Law Firms

Email - Important Update Regarding Submitting Exhibit A – Authorization for Release of Medical Records

November 16, 2021

Email - Important Update Regarding Submitting Exhibit A – Authorization for Release of Medical Records - November 16, 2021

Report | Monthly

October 2021 Monthly Statistics Report

November 9, 2021
Statistics as of October 31, 2021
Report | Monthly

September 2021 Monthly Statistics Report

October 6, 2021
Statistics as of September 30, 2021
Resource | Communications to Law Firms

Email - VCF Correspondence and Appeal Deadlines and Other Website Updates

October 1, 2021

Email - VCF Correspondence and Appeal Deadlines and Other Website Updates - October 1, 2021

Resource | Communications to Law Firms

Email - Important Updates VCF Outgoing Correspondence and Appeal Deadlines

September 16, 2021

Email - Important Updates VCF Outgoing Correspondence and Appeal Deadlines - September 16, 2021

Resource | Communications to Law Firms

Email - VCF Releases Special Report to Commemorate 20th Anniversary of 9-11

September 7, 2021

Email - VCF Releases Special Report to Commemorate 20th Anniversary of 9-11 - September 07, 2021

Report | Special

20th Anniversary Special Report

September 7, 2021
To commemorate the 20th anniversary of September 11th, the VCF has released this Special Report, which offers perspectives on the history of the VCF, from its creation in 2001 immediately following the attacks, to its permanent status today, with an emphasis on accomplishments and a glimpse into our future plans.
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Resource | Communications to Law Firms

Email - New VCF Client Authorization Form for Payments Made to Law Firm Accounts and August Monthly Statistics Report

September 3, 2021

Email - New VCF Client Authorization Form for Payments Made to Law Firm Accounts and August Monthly Statistics Report - September 03, 2021

Report | Monthly

August 2021 Monthly Statistics Report

September 3, 2021
Statistics as of August 31, 2021
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Resource | Forms

Client Authorization Form

September 2, 2021
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Resource | Forms

Victim Presence Statement

August 27, 2021
The Victim Presence Statement allows a victim to provide additional details regarding their presence. 
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Resource | Communications to Law Firms

Email - Important Update Changes Related to Missing Information Requests

August 23, 2021

Email - Important Update Changes Related to Missing Information Requests - August 23, 2021

Resource | Forms

Change of Attorney

August 6, 2021
Change log: Updated form includes new language authorizing the VCF to communicate directly with a claimant’s new attorney.
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Resource | Communications to Law Firms

Email - Updated Change of Attorney Form and VCF Website Update

August 6, 2021

Email - Updated Change of Attorney Form and VCF Website Update - August 06, 2021

Report | Monthly

July 2021 Monthly Statistics Report

August 5, 2021
Statistics as of July 31, 2021