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The Envision Project: Specialized Services for Victims of Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking

Award Information

Award #
2016-VT-BX-K041
Areas Served
Geographical Areas Served
  • Fulton County
  • DeKalb County
  • Gwinnett County
  • Cobb County
  • Clayton County
Indicates all geographic areas to which services are provided, excluding states. See States Served.
States Served
GA
Indicates all applicable states in which services are provided.
Location
Congressional District
Status
Open
Funding First Awarded
2016
Total funding (to date)
$600,000

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2016, $600,000)

The purpose of this award, one of many projects funded under the Specialized Services for Victims of Human Trafficking Grant Program, is to enhance the quality and quantity of services available to assist victims of human trafficking, as defined by the Trafficking Victims Protection Act (TVPA) of 2000, as amended, by enhancing interagency collaboration and the coordinated community response to victims of human trafficking, and through the provision of high-quality, specialized services that address the individual needs of trafficking victims over a three year project period.
The Georgia Center for Child Advocacy will leverage various local, state, and federal resources for the provision of intensive case management, specialized educational support, employment readiness, life skills, and personal development programming to victims of domestic minor sex trafficking identified through this initiative within the Atlanta metropolitan area in Georgia (Fulton, DeKalb, Gwinnett, Cobb, Clayton counties). In addition, the program will support efforts to increase the capacity of communities to respond to human trafficking victims through the development of interagency partnerships, professional training, and public awareness activities. CA/NCF

Date Created: September 28, 2016