New Report from Vera Institute of Justice: “Expanding the Reach of Victim Services – Maximizing the Potential of VOCA Funding for Underserved Survivors”

“In 2015, the federal budget for Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) funds increased by $1.6 million—from $745 million to $2.361 billion. These funds represent the single largest source of funding for victim services in the United States. In this report, Vera outlines a way forward to make the best possible use of these new funds, with the particular goal of fostering greater equity in distribution.”

View the full report here.