From Native News Online: “Eight federally recognized tribes will collectively receive nearly $2.5 million in grant awards from the U.S. Departments of Education and Interior to bolster their educational programs and advance Read more
“Native Americans have helped make America what it is today. As we reflect on our history, we must acknowledge the unfortunate chapters of violence, discrimination, and deprivation that went on for far too long, Read more
Each April, the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) helps lead communities throughout the country in their annual observances of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW).
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For full transcript: http://ovc.ncjrs.gov/ovcproviderforum/asp/Transcript.asp?Topic_ID=231
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
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
On April 21, 2015, the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) hosted the 2015 National Crime Victims’ Service Awards Ceremony to recognize individuals and organizations that demonstrate outstanding service in supporting victims and victim 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: