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OVC FY 2018 Enhancing Access to Services Program

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Many victims of crime, particularly those from limited English proficient, Deaf, and hard-of-hearing communities, may experience barriers that prevent them from accessing critical services. This program will enhance language access and direct services in affected communities and enhance the work of community-based organizations and programs working to help victims report crimes and access services they need to heal in the aftermath of crime victimization. Purpose Area (PA) 1: OVC will make up to 10 awards of up to $200,000 each to organizations for the provision of direct services to victims of crime in affected communities. PA 2: OVC will make one award of up to $600,000 to a technical assistance provider who will identify and address a broad range of TTA and resource development needs to support grantees funded under PA 1 of this solicitation. OVC conducted a pre-application webinar, a recording of which is available at www.ovc.gov/grants/webinars.html. Apply by July 16, 2018.


Number of Awards: 11
Total Amount Awarded: $2,592,868

Date Created: May 30, 2018