Apply for funding to raise public awareness about victims’ rights and services in your community during National Crime Victims’ Rights Week, April 18–24, 2021.
Community Awareness Projects grants reimburse up to $5,000 in costs associated with conducting public awareness activities during National Crime Victims’ Rights Week, including—
Who is Your Audience? Preparing for Human Trafficking Awareness Month with the Project TRUST Outreach Toolkit
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Crime victim services are not always readily accessible to or designed for victims from all communities. The center is a one-stop shop where victim service providers, culturally specific organizations, criminal justice professionals, and policymakers may get information and expert guidance to enhance their capacity to identify, reach, and serve all victims, especially those from communities that too often have less access to healing services and avenues to justice.
Colorado Combats Female Genital Mutilation and Cutting (FGM/C) through Community and Clinical Partnership and Education
Are you looking for resources that will help you identify, reach, and serve older African American crime victims? Check out the recently released Increasing Access to Healing Services and Just Outcomes for Older African American Crime Survivors toolkit.
Office for Victims of Crime Director Jessica E. Hart announces that National Crime Victims' Rights Week will be commemorated April 18–24, 2021. The theme—Support Victims. Build Trust. Engage Communities.—emphasizes the importance of leveraging community support to help victims of crime.