Pre-Application Webinar: Emergency and Transitional Pet Shelter and Housing Assistance Grant Program

Register for the OVC FY 2020 Emergency and Transitional Pet Shelter and Housing Assistance Grant Program pre-application webinar to learn how this program will support shelter and transitional housing services to victims of domestic violence and their companion animals. Under this program, companion animals means pets, service animals, emotional support animals, Read more…

Resource Guide for NCVRW

The 2020 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW) Resource Guide is now online. The Resource Guide provides a wealth of materials, in English and Spanish, to educate the public about victims’ rights, protections, and services during NCVRW and throughout the year. Use these tools to help your organization plan for Read more…

IACP and COVID-19

International Association of Chiefs of Police launched a new web page that includes general information for law enforcement agencies about COVID-19, FEMA and WHO updates, and an Organizational Readiness Guide to help law enforcement prepare for and respond to COVID-19. This webpage is dedicated to aiding law enforcement in learning Read more…

National Child Abuse Prevention Month

Today we launch National Child Abuse Prevention Month—the Children’s Bureau’s annual initiative to increase public awareness and provide resources to help protect children and prevent maltreatment. Too often, we wait until maltreatment has already happened to react and repair the damage. However, by increasing the protective capacities of families and Read more…