Through this solicitation, OVC will support the provision of training and technical assistance (TTA) and the development of tools and resources to assist service providers and the anti-human trafficking field in ensuring successful outcomes for survivors of human trafficking.
Purpose Area 1: Employment and Economic Empowerment for Trafficking Survivors
The purpose of this project is to provide TTA to OVC Human Trafficking Grant Program grantees and partners to assist them in developing and implementing meaningful employment and economic empowerment practices for working with trafficking survivors.
Under Purpose Area 1, OVC anticipates making one award of up to $900,000 for up to a 36-month period of performance, to begin on October 1, 2022.
Purpose Area 2: Supporting Survivor Engagement in Anti-Trafficking Programming
The purpose of this project is to provide technical assistance to OVC anti-trafficking grantees across various programs in designing and implementing intentional and sustainable engagement from individuals with lived experience to enhance anti-trafficking programming.
Under Purpose Area 2, OVC anticipates making one award of up to $1 million for up to a 36-month period of performance, to begin on October 1, 2022.
Purpose Area 3: Developing Standards of Care for Anti-trafficking Service Providers
OVC is seeking an applicant to develop standards of care for service providers to reduce potential harm to trafficking survivors and promote uniform service standards that will ensure consistent quality of care. The successful applicant will work closely with OVC and the Office on Trafficking in Persons at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on project activities.
Listen to a podcast about this effort to develop standards of care for service providers supporting human trafficking survivors.
Under Purpose Area 3, OVC anticipates making one award of up to $1 million for up to a 36-month period of performance, to begin on October 1, 2022.
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