The proposed elimination of these grants is cruel, and it neatly sums up Trump and his cohort’s dismissive view of women who come forward with sexual and domestic violence allegations.“A man with a well-documented history of sexually assaulting women is about to take over the federal government so it is sadly not surprising that he is gutting programs vital to protecting women from violence,” Nita Chaudhary, co-founder of women’s-rights group Ultra Violet said in a statement.Transitional housing programs may offer individualized services such as counseling, support groups, safety planning, and advocacy services as well as practical services such as licensed child care, employment services, transportation vouchers, telephones, and referrals to other agencies.Trained staff and case managers may also be available to work with survivors to help them determine and reach their goals of permanent housing.However, proposals will also be considered for projects designed to reach high school students.
See the FVPSA Program Overview for more information.
Detailed information on program scope, mandatory activities, and Office on Violence Against Women priority areas is available in the application instructions.
Links to the full announcement and online application process are available through
Description: The Campus Program encourages a comprehensive coordinated community approach that enhances victim safety, provides services for victims and supports efforts to hold offenders accountable.
The funding supports activities that develop and strengthen trauma informed victim services and strategies to prevent, investigate, respond and prosecute sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence and stalking.
The article’s estimates of the dollar amount of the proposed damage are way overblown, but several large programs and entire chunks of federal agencies are definitely on the chopping block.
That includes all 25 of the grant programs managed by the Office on Violence Against Women, housed in the Department of Justice.
The purpose of these grants is to assist Tribes in efforts to increase public awareness about, and primary and secondary prevention of, family violence, domestic violence, and dating violence, and to provide immediate shelter and supportive services for victims of family violence, domestic violence, or dating violence, and their dependents. 450b and are able to demonstrate their capacity to carry out domestic violence prevention and services programs.
Funding is available to all Native American Tribes and tribal organizations that meet the definition of “Indian Tribe” or “tribal organization” at 25 U. For more information, please see the FVPSA Tribal Domestic Violence Services Fact Sheet.
Each fine organization helps us fulfill our mission to end the devastating effects of dating abuse by raising awareness about warning signs and preventative actions.
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