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OVC Tribal Victim Services

Award Information

Award #
2020-VO-GX-0031
Location
Congressional District
0
Status
Open
Funding First Awarded
2020
Total funding (to date)
$417,336

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2020, $417,336)

DOJ and OVC have long recognized the critical need to support American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) victims of crime. Over time, OVC has conducted a number of tribal consultations and listening sessions to gather input from our AI/AN partners regarding the Crime Victims Fund tribal victim services set-aside. Based on the information gathered, OVC will allocate the FY 2020 funding by an interim discretionary administrative formula. The formula being used was created with significant input from tribal leaders and from the information gathered from the consultations and listening sessions. Under this award, Village of Dot Lake will: 1) Provide community outreach and education; 2) Provide telehealth / telemed services to victims; and 3) Meet the short-term and long-term needs of victims including shelter, transitional housing, and transportation services for victims of crime. CA/NCF

Date Created: October 31, 2020