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Video Message from Director Hart Commemorating National Campus Safety Awareness Month

September 2020

Office for Victims of Crime Director Jessica E. Hart highlights that during the pandemic it is more important than ever to raise awareness about safety on college and university campuses across the country. In this message, Director Hart provides an overview of an Office for Victims of Crime initiative to provide grant funding to sexual assault nurse examiner (SANE) programs on college campuses to offer medical forensic care and other victim services to sexual assault survivors.

New Mobile App Provides Resources for Victims of Sexual Assault

With support from the Office for Victims of Crime, the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network developed a mobile app to provide resources for victims of sexual assault.

The app can connect survivors with safe and secure group support online. Users can contact the National Sexual Assault Hotline by phone or chat through the app, connect with other survivors through a peer-to-peer helproom, and locate services in their area.

Housing Assistance for Victims Human Trafficking

2020-VT-BX-0056
Geographical Areas Served
  • Brown County
  • Florence County
  • Forest County
  • Langlade County
  • Marinette County
  • Menominee County
  • Oconto County
  • Oneida County
  • Shawano County
  • Vilas County
Indicates all geographic areas to which services are provided, excluding states. See States Served.
States Served
WI
Indicates all applicable states in which services are provided.
Awarded, but not yet accepted
Funding First Awarded
2020
$500,000