The VictimConnect Resource Center provides critical, confidential assistance through phone, text and chat. To learn more about it visit: http://victimconnect.org/
For more information please visit: http://www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/fysb/resource/street-outreach-program-data-collection-study
Victim Assistance Training Online (VAT Online) has various modules on this topic including Sexual Assault, Campus/University Victims of Sexual Assault, Incarcerated Victims of Sexual Violence, and Victims of Sexual Assault in the Military.
Current funding opportunities: http://ojp.gov/funding/Explore/CurrentFundingOpportunities.htm
To view the 2016 National Crime Victims’ Service Awards Ceremony online: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sl343ABgYKY
To view the Presidential Proclamation: https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2016/04/08/presidential-proclamation-national-crime-victims-rights-week-2016
For more information from the Child Welfare Information Gateway, including resource guide and tip sheets: https://www.childwelfare.gov/topics/preventing/preventionmonth
The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) is seeking applications to support specialized services for victims of human trafficking throughout the United States.
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The Office for Victims of Crime Training and Technical Assistance Center (OVC TTAC) provides training to support professional development, enhance services to the community, and expand outreach to underserved victims of crime.
This training provides an Read more
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The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) National Indian Country Training Initiative is pleased to announce that it is sponsoring the Investigation and Prosecution of Child Fatalities, Neglect, and Abuse Seminar.
The seminar will be held April 25-29, Read more
United National Indian Tribal Youth, Inc. (UNITY) in partnership with the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP), is hosting the “Today’s Native Leaders” (TNL) youth leadership event at Read more
For more information: http://nativehealthphoenix.org/events
The 2016 National American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) Behavioral Health Conference will be held on August 9 – 11, 2016 at the Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront Hotel in Portland, Oregon. The theme Read more
For more information, including a list of grant award recipients: http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/press/press_releases_media_advisories/2016/HUDNo_16-019
The Office of Justice Programs 2016 Program Plan Initiatives are available online: http://data.ojp.gov/services/PPI/includes/ppi/Home.htm?Year=2016
To search by section: http://data.ojp.gov/services/PPI/includes/PPI/TOC.htm?year=2016
To search the entire Program Plan, including funding initiatives: http://data.ojp.gov/services/PPI/includes/PPI/Solicitations.htm?year=2016
For full transcript: http://ovc.ncjrs.gov/ovcproviderforum/asp/Transcript.asp?Topic_ID=231
This five-part webinar series, co-sponsored by the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) Training and Technical Assistance Center (TTAC), offers strategies, practical tips, case studies, and resources to help domestic violence and sexual assault service providers Read more
All staff working in Indian Health Service, Tribal and Urban Indian healthcare facilities are encouraged to attend the IHS Tribal Forensic Healthcare’s web-based training on Domestic Violence Screening.
This online one-hour webinar training is available Read more
On September 23, 2015, U.S. Attorney John S. Leonardo from the District of Arizona announced that $1,999,957 in grant funds have been awarded to Unified Solutions Tribal Community Development Group, Inc. to provide resources and Read more
OVC Director Joye Frost talks with C-SPAN about National Crime Victims’ Rights Week and the role of the Department of Justice (DOJ) in assisting victims of crime: