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Expanding existing case-management services for survivors of both labor and sex trafficking in the Greater Houston Area.

Award Information

Award #
2020-VT-BX-0113
Areas Served
Geographical Areas Served
  • Greater Houston Area
Indicates all geographic areas to which services are provided, excluding states. See States Served.
States Served
TX
Indicates all applicable states in which services are provided.
Location
Congressional District
Status
Open
Funding First Awarded
2020
Total funding (to date)
$750,000

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2020, $750,000)

The goal of the FY 2020 Services for Victims of Human Trafficking Programs is to enhance the quality and quantity of services available to victims of human trafficking, as defined by the Trafficking Victims Protection Act (TVPA) of 2000, as amended. Funding through this program supports direct services to victims of sex trafficking and labor trafficking, as well as for efforts to increase the capacity of communities to respond to human trafficking through the development of interagency partnerships, professional training, and public awareness activities over a three-year project period. United Against Human Trafficking will use OVC funding to support an expansion of their direct service program to include comprehensive, long-term case-management. CA/NCF.

Date Created: October 30, 2020