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VictimCONNECT A National Crime Victim Helpline

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Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2014, $749,973)

The Vision 21: Using Technology to Expand National and International Access to Victim Services initiative supports projects using technology to interact directly with crime victims, providing support for improved assistance to victims, including information, referrals and online and hotline services.

Through this project, the National Center for Victims of Crime (National Center) will design, implement, and manage VictimCONNECT, a national service that will combine a source of comprehensive source of crime victim information, assistance, and referral services through a combination of a phone-based helpline and a web and online chat interface.


Date Created: September 29, 2014