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Description

Access state-specific information, including awards, events, and state VOCA formula funding program contacts.

 

OVC administers two Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) formula grant programs that support crime victim compensation and assistance—the cornerstone of support for victims throughout the Nation.

VOCA Victim Assistance formula grants support thousands of victim assistance programs throughout the Nation each year. States provide subgrants to local community-based organizations and public agencies that provide services directly to victims. Funds may also be used to address emerging needs, gaps in services, and training of victim service advocates.

VOCA-Funded Victim Assistance Program
New York State Office of Victim Services
Phone: 800-247-8035
Website: https://ovs.ny.gov

VOCA Victim Compensation formula grants provide funding to supplement state compensation programs that provide financial assistance and reimbursement to victims for crime-related out-of-pocket expenses.

VOCA-Funded Victim Compensation Program
New York State Office of Victim Services
Phone: 800-247-8035
Website: https://ovs.ny.gov/victim-compensation

State performance reports for the New York Victim Assistance and Compensation Programs are below.

State Compensation Program

FY 2022 State Compensation Program Report

FY 2021 State Compensation Program Report

FY 2020 State Compensation Program Report

State Assistance Program

FY 2022 State Assistance Program Report

FY 2021 State Assistance Program Report

FY 2020 State Assistance Program Report

More information about performance measures for formula funding is available on the VOCA Administrators website.

 


Active Awards in New York

Below find a list of all active OVC awards in New York. 

CWS Northern California Services for Victims of Human Trafficking

15POVC-23-GG-04075-HT
Geographical Areas Served
  • Northern California
Indicates all geographic areas to which services are provided, excluding states. See States Served.
States Served
CA
Indicates all applicable states in which services are provided.
Open
Funding First Awarded
2023
$439,995

Trauma Informed Linkage to Care (TLC) Clinic

15POVC-23-GG-04067-HT
Geographical Areas Served
  • New York City
Indicates all geographic areas to which services are provided, excluding states. See States Served.
States Served
NY
Indicates all applicable states in which services are provided.
Open
Funding First Awarded
2023
$700,000

Civil Legal Services to Victims of Human Trafficking

15POVC-23-GG-04072-HT
Geographical Areas Served
  • Albany
  • Columbia County
  • Fulton County
  • Greene County
  • Montgomery County
  • Rensselaer County
  • Saratoga County
  • Schenectady County
  • Schoharie County
  • Washington County
  • Warren County
Indicates all geographic areas to which services are provided, excluding states. See States Served.
States Served
NY
Indicates all applicable states in which services are provided.
Open
Funding First Awarded
2023
$800,000

Anti-Trafficking Initiative for Victims of Sex and Labor Trafficking

15POVC-23-GG-04065-HT
Geographical Areas Served
  • New York City
  • Nassau County
  • Suffolk County
  • Northern New Jersey
Indicates all geographic areas to which services are provided, excluding states. See States Served.
States Served
NJ, NY
Indicates all applicable states in which services are provided.
Open
Funding First Awarded
2023
$800,000

Anti-Trafficking Housing in Suffolk County, NY

15POVC-23-GG-04040-HT
Geographical Areas Served
  • Suffolk County
Indicates all geographic areas to which services are provided, excluding states. See States Served.
States Served
NY
Indicates all applicable states in which services are provided.
Open
Funding First Awarded
2023
$1,200,000

Review state allocations for VOCA formula funding.

Coordinate a training through OVC TTAC.