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Transitional Housing for Victims of Human Trafficking

Award Information

Awardee
Award #
2020-VT-BX-0010
Areas Served
Geographical Areas Served
  • Nine Counties of the San Francisco Bay Area
Indicates all geographic areas to which services are provided, excluding states. See States Served.
States Served
CA
Indicates all applicable states in which services are provided.
Location
Congressional District
Status
Open
Funding First Awarded
2020
Total funding (to date)
$500,000

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2020, $500,000)

The goal of the FY 2020 Housing Assistance Grants for Victims of Human Trafficking Program is to support housing assistance for victims of all forms of human trafficking throughout the United States, as defined by the Trafficking Victims Protection Act (TVPA) of 2000, as amended. Funding through this solicitation supports programs that provide 6 to 24 months of transitional housing with support services to victims of human trafficking who are in need of housing as a result of human trafficking. Funding will be provided over a three-year project period. The Ruby’s Place Transitional Housing Program for Victims of Human Trafficking – Non-gendered program (HTNG) will serve the victims of human trafficking in the nine counties of the San Francisco Bay Area. The goal of the Transitional Housing for Victims of Human Trafficking – Non-gendered program is to provide safe, stable housing and appropriate services to victims of human trafficking. Ruby’s Place has identified gender non-conforming victims as an underserved population in our community and will build in policies and staffing that will particularly support that community in a non-gendered environment. The transitional housing program will be site-based, leased by the agency, and offered at no cost to program participants. Comprehensive support service and follow-up services will assist victims in transitioning to independent housing. The program will serve at least 18 survivors of human trafficking over three years. CA/NCF
Date Created: August 4, 2020