Office for Victims of Crime
Community-level Replication Guide
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Step 7. Sustaining the Momentum

Institutionalize Changes

tipsTips From the Field

To successfully sustain their work, Domestic Abuse Intervention Programs staff purposefully did not create a separate disability program. Instead, they wove disability issues into other agency projects and programs.

To make permanent improvements in services, put them in writing and put them into practice. Develop new policies, procedures, and practices or modify existing ones to reflect the changes you’ve made in how your agency does business.