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Vision 21 Accomplishments

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Fact Sheet
This report reviews the accomplishments of Vision 21:Transforming Victim Services Initiative (Vision 21), which was funded by the U.S. Justice Department‘s Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) as a means of examining the current framework of the victim assistance field in the United States and exploring new and existing challenges facing the field.
The goal of OVC’s Vision 21 initiative is to expand the vision and impact of the crime victim assistance field. This fact sheet highlights OVC accomplishments to meet the goals of Vision 21 by promoting data and research to inform future program development, so that victims can be served effectively; supporting and building the capacity of those who work in the field; and fostering innovation to address enduring and emerging challenges of the crime victims field.
Date Created: July 26, 2016