2020 NCVRW Theme Video

OVC encourages organizations to use the introductory theme video throughout the year at public awareness, education, and training events in local communities to promote and advance the cause of justice for victims of crime. #NCVRW2020 @OJPOVC

U.S. Congressional House of Representatives resolution that honors National Crime Victims’ Rights Week

For the first time ever, our field has a U.S. Congressional House of Representatives resolution that honors National Crime Victims’ Rights Week! Thank you to Congressman Jim Costa, Co-founder and Chair of the Congressional Crime Survivors and Justice Caucus (formerly “Victims’ Rights Caucus”) for this resolution recognizing #2020NCVRW. “In support Read more…

Office of Justice Programs’ Blog Discusses Children’s Advocacy Centers

The Office of Justice Programs has posted a new blog discussing Children’s Advocacy Centers (CACs) in recognition of National Child Abuse Prevention Month. Children’s Advocacy Centers coordinate the investigation, treatment, and prosecution of child abuse cases nationwide. The blog discusses OJJDP’s funding of training and technical assistance through four regional Read more…

Office for Victims of Crime Tribal Financial Management Center (OVC TFMC) is offering Virtual TTA Sessions

TFMC is available to provide virtual financial management training and technical assistance (TTA) support to OVC grantees and applicants. Virtual TTA offers a valuable learning opportunity for you (the grantee/applicant) to receive individualized support at your convenience. Virtual TTA is tailored to specifically assist you with any concerns and/or questions Read more…

Office for Victims of Crime FY 2020 Enhancing Community Responses to America’s Addiction Crisis: Serving Our Youngest Crime Victims Solicitation

OVC is seeking applicants for the FY 2020 Enhancing Community Responses to America’s Addiction Crisis: Serving Our Youngest Crime Victims solicitation. Applicants may apply under only one of the following purpose areas— • Purpose Area 1: direct services to children and youth who are crime victims as a result of Read more…