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OVC FY 17 Field-Generated Innovations in Addressing Elder Abuse and Financial Exploitation

Opportunity ID
OVC-2017-12021
Solicitation Status
Closed
Fiscal Year
2017
Closing Date
Posting Date
Description
Through this solicitation OVC seeks applicants to better protect older Americans by improving identification of elder abuse and enhancing response and outreach to victims in three innovation grant categories: Combating Elder Abuse and Financial Exploitation Through Technology; Increasing Justice for Older Americans; and Focusing on Victims by Identifying and Remedying Elder Abuse and Financial Exploitation. Innovation projects should focus on improving the capacity of the crime victims’ field to provide trauma-informed, culturally competent, comprehensive services to victims of elder abuse and financial exploitation. OVC expects to make at least six total awards (at least two in each category) totaling $3,250,000 under this solicitation. Apply by June 28, 2017.

Awards

Number of Awards: 8
Total Amount Awarded: $3,414,938

Date Created: May 30, 2017