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    National Crime Victims' Service Awards Recipients

    Exceptional individuals and organizations will be honored for their outstanding service in supporting victims and victim services at the 2019 National Crime Victims' Service Awards Ceremony, on Friday, April 12, 2019.

    Learn about the award recipients.

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    Help for Crime Victims
    Help for Crime Victims

    If you are a victim of crime, OVC's site has resources to help you—

    •    • Find a local program.
    •    • Contact a Helpline.

    Call 911 if you are in immediate danger.

    Read More

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    Stay In the Know About the Latest News

    OVC has a new mailing list, News From OVC.

    Subscribe to receive News From OVC to stay connected with OVC's programs and initiatives.

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    OVC TTAC
    Training and Technical Assistance Available

    The OVC Training and Technical Assistance Center (OVC TTAC) provides support to the field and—

    •    • Training by Request
    •    • The National Victim Assistance Academy
    •    • Online Trainings
    •    • Scholarships

    Learn More


News and Features

Funding Opportunity: FY 2019 Building State Technology Capacity and Elder Abuse Hotlines More News Announcements
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Upcoming Regional Trainings for Victim Advocates More News Announcements
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Funding Opportunity: FY 2019 Transforming Family Justice Center Services: Creating New Pathways of Hope and Healing for Polyvictims More News Announcements
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OVC FY 2019 Field-Generated Innovations in Assistance to Victims of Human Trafficking More News Announcements
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Funding Opportunity: OVC FY 2019 Enhancing Language and Other Access to Services Program More News Announcements
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Funding Opportunity: FY 2019 Advancing the Use of Technology to Assist Victims of Crime More News Announcements
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International Terrorism Victim Expense Reimbursement Program Launches Online Application More News Announcements
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Announcing the 2019 National Crime Victims' Service Awards Recipients More News Announcements
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Funding Opportunity: FY 2019 Vicarious Trauma Response Initiative: National Scope Training and Technical
Assistance More News Announcements
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Funding Opportunity: FY 2019 Reducing Child Fatalities and Recurring Child Injuries Caused by Crime Victimization More News Announcements
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Register for Suicide Prevention Trainings for Crime Victim Advocates More News Announcements
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Stay Connected: Subscribe To Receive News From OVC More News Announcements
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Current Resources for Crime Victim Service Providers
Training
Continue your education! Visit our Training & Technical Assistance page for information about instructor-led workshops and online trainings:

  • Customized training and technical assistance.
  • National Victim Assistance Academy.
  • Victim Assistance Training Online.
EXPERT Q&A ONLINE DISCUSSIONS

Participate in OVC TTAC Expert Q&A sessions to communicate with national experts and colleagues about best practices for assisting victims of crime.

Register for the next session: Law Enforcement Response: Approaching Your Work with a Trauma-Informed Lens, May 29, 2019, 2:00 p.m. e.t.

OVC GallerySpotlight
New multimedia products and images are showcased in OVC’s Gallery such as—

  • Photos and videos from the National Crime Victims' Service Awards.
  • Web banners of top OVC products and events.
Tools and Resources

Tribal Set-Aside

A 3 percent set-aside in the Crime Victims Fund helps tribes improve crime victim services.

View our Tribal Set-Aside page to learn about this funding.

Victims of Crime Act Administrators

Are you a Victim Assistance or Victim Compensation Administrator? Access the VOCA Administrators page.

Includes notifications, updates, and resources from OVC, as well as FAQs and meeting summary reports.

Vision 21: Transforming Victim Services

Vision 21: Transforming Victim Services
  The U.S. Department of Justice created a 3 percent set-aside in the Crime Victims Fund to help tribes improve crime victim services.

View our Tribal Set-Aside page to learn about this funding.

9/11 Compensation Fund

September 11 Victim Compensation Fund

State/Local Victim Resources

U.S. Resource Map

Looking to obtain victim services? Use OVC’s U.S. Resource map.

Includes Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) State contacts, events, and resources.

Victims’ Rights Laws

Victim Law
Looking to find crime victims’ rights in your area? Search VictimLaw.

Includes statutes, Tribal laws, state constitutional amendments, court rules, administrative code provisions, and related court decisions.

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