Victim and Witness Assistance Program (VWAP)

The Air Force Victim and Witness Assistance Program (VWAP) was designed to ensure that all victims and witnesses of crime who suffer physical, financial or emotional trauma receive the assistance and protection to which they are entitled. Ms. Denise Wade is the VWAP Coordinator for the U.S. Air Force Academy. She can be reached at (DSN) 333-3979 or (Comm) (719) 333-3979. If you have any questions regarding any of the information contained in resources on this webpage or any other aspect of the Victim and Witness Assistance Program, please contact her.

Victim/Witness Services - We will make every effort to afford the services listed, upon request and availability, to any person who has suffered direct physical or emotional harm or any other damage as a result of an offense investigated or prosecuted by US Air Force authorities. Please see the "Resources" section for information on additional services provided by various agencies to assist you if you, or a member of your family, are a victim of a crime. We encourage you to contact any of the organizations below that may be helpful.

Nevertheless, remember that a Victim and Witness Liaison is available to help you obtain the services you may need.

Emergency medical services:
Air Force Academy Emergency Ambulance Service: 911
10th Medical Group Clinic: (719) 333-5111
10th Medical Group Appointment Line: (719) 524-2273
Colorado Springs Area Military Healthcare Access to Care Line: (719) 524-2273 or (866) 422-7391
TRICARE: (888) 874-9378
Military/ Veterans and Civilian Suicide & Crisis Lifeline:
Call 988 in the U.S. to speak with someone by phone or text (English only)

Social services:
Air Force Academy Peak Performance Center for Cadets: (719) 333-2107
Air Force Academy Sexual Assault Response Coordinator (SARC): (719) 333-7272
Air Force Academy Airman and Family Readiness Center: (719) 333-3444
Air Force Academy Family Advocacy: (719) 333-5270
Air Force Academy Military Family Life Consultant: (719) 377-1990
10th Air Base Wing Chapel: (719) 333-3300
10th Medical Group Mental Health Clinic: (719) 333-5177
T.E.S.S.A. Crisis Line: (719) 633-3819
Colorado Safe Passage (Children's Advocacy Center): (719) 636-2460
Military One Source: (800) 342-9647
DoD Safe Helpline: (877) 995-5247
TRICARE Advisor: (800) TRICARE, Option 1


Victim/Witness Assistance Program
Ms. Denise Wade
VWAP Coordinator
2304 Cadet Drive Suite 2100
U.S. Air Force Academy, CO 80840

(719) 333-3979

Duty Hours:
Monday-Thursday: 8:30-4:30pm
Friday: noon-4:3pm