The “FY2021 Fostering Resilience and Hope: Bridging the Gap Between Law Enforcement and the Community” Grant from OVC is Now Available

Funding Opportunity – The “FY2021 Fostering Resilience and Hope: Bridging the Gap Between Law Enforcement and the Community” grant from OVC is now available. This program will support the development, implementation, and dissemination of a train-the-trainer trauma-informed, hope-centered framework to assist law enforcement officers with addressing trauma and adversity in Read more…

“Coordinated Trauma Support Services – Collaboration to Support Survivors of Homicide and Other Traumatic Losses” from OVC Training and Technical Assistance Center

May 26, 2021. The expert Q&A session “Coordinated Trauma Support Services – Collaboration to Support Survivors of Homicide and Other Traumatic Losses” from OVC Training and Technical Assistance Center will provide participants with strategies to develop and deliver a coordinated response to victims that addresses the impacts of trauma using Read more…

Funding Opportunity: “FY 2021 Advancing the Use of Technology to Assist Victims of Crime”

Funding Opportunity: “FY 2021 Advancing the Use of Technology to Assist Victims of Crime”. Through this solicitation, OVC seeks to provide funding to organizations that demonstrate innovative strategies to create, expand, or enhance the use of technology in innovative ways to interact directly with crime victims and/or to provide information, Read more…

OVC Announces 2021 National Crime Victims’ Service Award Recipients

OVC annually recognizes individuals and organizations that demonstrate outstanding service in supporting victims. This year’s National Crime Victims’ Service Awards recipients were selected from nominations in a variety of categories for their vision, action, and leadership in supporting victims, building trust, and engaging communities. See the award winners here: https://ovc.ojp.gov/news/announcement/meet-2021-national-crime-victims-service-awards-recipients

The Office for Victims of Crime National Crime Victims’ Service Awards Ceremony is Friday, April 23,2021

The Office for Victims of Crime welcomes your attendance at the National Crime Victims’ Service Awards Ceremony on Friday, April 23,2021. This year’s ceremony is a virtual event honoring individuals, programs, and organizations for their outstanding service in supporting victims. Register here: http://www.cvent.com/events/national-crime-victims-service-awards-ceremony/event-summary-0612c9a9b5734f7b8ddbc4da5827039b.aspx

“Providing Effective Services to Young Men and Boys of Color” OVC TTAC Training Module

The OVC Training and Technical Assistance Center recently launched the “Providing Effective Services to Young Men and Boys of Color” training module, which provides best practices for working with young men and boys of color who are victims of crime. Explore the training here: https://www.ovcttac.gov/views/TrainingMaterials/dspOnline_YMBOC.cfm?nm=wbt&ns=ot&nt=ymboc