The multimedia list includes videos that are available online in full-length. Visit the Publications List to access a list of more products available from OVC, including videos that are only available as DVDs.
From the Director’s Desk, May 11, 2023
2023 National Crime Victims' Rights Week Theme Video Clip
2023 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week Theme Video: Elevate Survivor Voices
2023 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week Theme Video: Engage Survivors
2023 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week Theme Video: Effect Change
FY 2022 New Grantee Orientation | CTAS Purpose Area 6: Children’s Justice Act (CJA) Partnerships for Indian Communities Program
From the Director’s Desk, April 13, 2023
During this call, Director Rose provided updates about the 2023 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week, new funding opportunities, the status of the Crime Victims Fund, and more.
Civil Rights Training for Recipients of Federal Financial Assistance
The National Census of Victim Service Providers: Data, Resources, and Implications for Practitioners
Navegando los Recursos de OVC: Descubre los Fondos Disponibles y Oportunidades de Entrenamiento de OVC
From the Director's Desk, March 9, 2023
Sergio's Story: A Journey Through (and Beyond) the Legal System Audiobook
Sergio’s Story describes the experience of a young boy who was a victim of labor trafficking and is part of a federal case.
The story follows Sergio as he shares his experiences with a trusted adult, meets with a victim advocate in the prosecutor’s office who supported him as he navigated the criminal legal system, and receives support from family and a caseworker.
Throughout the audiobook, Sergio and anyone following his story, learns some techniques to help cope with strong feelings.
Jamie's Story: A Journey Through (and Beyond) the Legal System Audiobook
Jamie’s Story follows a young individual who identifies as nonbinary and serves as a victim witness in a sex trafficking case.
The story follows them as—
- they are questioned during a police investigation;
- speak with a prosecutor in preparation for testifying in court; and
- receive support from their therapist, group home staff, and victim advocate.
Throughout the audiobook, Jamie and anyone following their story, learn some techniques to help cope with strong feelings.
Zoe's Story: A Journey Through (and Beyond) the Legal System Audiobook
Zoe’s Story shares the experiences of a young girl who was sex trafficked and presents in court as a defendant.
This graphic novel follows Zoe as she—
- shares her story with a lawyer and social worker after she is arrested,
- learns that someone she cared about was doing something illegal, and
- engages with a survivor-led support group that offers a safe space to discuss her feelings about the case and the new terms she’s hearing, like “victim” and “survivor.”
Throughout the audiobook, Zoe and anyone following her story, learns some techniques to help cope with strong feelings.
Navigating OVC’s Resources: A Compass to OVC’s Funding and Training Opportunities
Delivering Impact through Effective Grants Compliance and Oversight
From the Director's Desk, February 9, 2023
OVC Human Trafficking - New Grantees Performance Reporting Training
This recorded webinar is for new Human Trafficking victim service providers and Enhanced Collaborative Model task forces grantees funded by OVC in FY 2022 and forward. It provides information on performance measure reporting, reporting requirements and due dates, how to navigate the Performance Measurement Tool (PMT) and complete quarterly performance measure reports, and upload semiannual reports into the JustGrants system. View the webinar presentation slides.
Transformation: 20 Years of OVC’s Anti-Trafficking Efforts
This video reflects on the changes, growth, and lessons learned over the years, with a look to the future as federal anti-trafficking efforts continue to evolve.
Learn how OVC anti-trafficking programing has helped ensure quality services are available and accessible to survivors.
OVC Anti-Trafficking Commemorative Event
In recognition of January’s National Human Trafficking Awareness and Prevention Month, we hosted this 20th Anniversary Commemoration of OVC’s Anti-Trafficking Programs event.
The event theme is Collaboration, Transformation, and Impact: 20 Years of OVC’s Anti-Trafficking Efforts, which highlights grantees’ impact on the lives of thousands of trafficking survivors over two decades of OVC funding, assistance and support, while also looking to the future as the Department of Justice’s response to human trafficking continues to evolve.
Collaboration: 20 Years of OVC’s Anti-Trafficking Efforts
This video acknowledges the partnerships that have been created through OVC anti-trafficking funding over the last 20 years.
It highlights efforts to strengthen collaborations with survivor leaders; establish partnerships; reduce barriers to care and services; and provide a more coordinated and victim-centered response.
Impact: 20 Years of OVC’s Anti-Trafficking Efforts
OVC Human Trafficking Program – Writing a Comprehensive Semiannual Report
This recorded webinar is for Human Trafficking victim service providers and Enhanced Collaborative Model task forces funded by OVC in FY 2020 and forward. It provides information on the how collected quantitative performance measure data will inform semiannual narrative responses, shares new semiannual performance reporting tips and tricks, and shows grantees how examining their own grant performance measure data can build stories based on grant activity for their semiannual report responses. View the webinar presentation slides.
From the Director's Desk, January 12, 2023
OVC Principal Deputy Director Katherine Darke Schmitt discusses National Human Trafficking Prevention Month, resources for those interested in funding and peer review opportunities, the status of the Crime Victims Fund, and more.