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Justice Department Announces Awards to Combat Human Trafficking

On Monday, September 21, 2020, Attorney General Barr and Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump announced nearly $100 million in Office for Victims of Crime funding to combat human trafficking and provide vital services to victims throughout the Nation.

Human Trafficking Survivors and Service Providers Share Stories and Successes

Director Jessica Hart visits two Office for Victims of Crime-funded organizations to hear how they are providing transitional housing services to human trafficking survivors during the pandemic.

White House Announces Housing Assistance for Human Trafficking Victims
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White House Announces Housing Assistance for Human Trafficking Victims

The White House announced $35,104,338 in Office for Victims of Crime grant funding to provide safe, stable housing and appropriate services to victims of human trafficking at a roundtable with grantees and survivors.

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If you or your loved one is a victim of crime, help is available. 

Our site has resources to help you, including toll free hotlines and information about services in your state/territory.  

National Elder Fraud Hotline

To help combat fraud against older Americans and provide services to victims, OVC supports the National Elder Fraud Hotline. Call 833–FRAUD–11 (833–372–8311) to receive help from a hotline case manager.  


OVC TTAC supports the field through customized technical assistance, online trainings, the National Victim Assistance Academy, and more.

New Grants and Payment Management Systems Coming October 2020!

On October 15, 2020 the Office of Justice Programs (OJP) will transition to the Justice Grants System (JustGrants) for all grants management activities and to the Department of Treasury's Automated Standard Application for Payments (ASAP) system for grants payments.  Learn more about this transition on Justice Grants Website.

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