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Video Message from Director Hart Commemorating National Campus Safety Awareness Month

September 2020

Office for Victims of Crime Director Jessica E. Hart highlights that during the pandemic it is more important than ever to raise awareness about safety on college and university campuses across the country. In this message, Director Hart provides an overview of an Office for Victims of Crime initiative to provide grant funding to sexual assault nurse examiner (SANE) programs on college campuses to offer medical forensic care and other victim services to sexual assault survivors.

Video Message from Director Hart Commemorating National Campus Safety Awareness Month

September 2020

Office for Victims of Crime Director Jessica E. Hart highlights that during the pandemic it is more important than ever to raise awareness about safety on college and university campuses across the country. In this message, Director Hart provides an overview of an Office for Victims of Crime initiative to provide grant funding to sexual assault nurse examiner (SANE) programs on college campuses to offer medical forensic care and other victim services to sexual assault survivors.

Fair Haven Human Trafficking Program

2020-VT-BX-0100
Geographical Areas Served
  • Lake County
Indicates all geographic areas to which services are provided, excluding states. See States Served.
States Served
IN
Indicates all applicable states in which services are provided.
Open
Funding First Awarded
2020
$350,000

Kids Talk Whole Health Residence for Victims of Human Trafficking

2020-VT-BX-0090
Geographical Areas Served
  • Anderson
Indicates all geographic areas to which services are provided, excluding states. See States Served.
States Served
IN
Indicates all applicable states in which services are provided.
Open
Funding First Awarded
2020
$349,539

September 2020 Featured Resources

September is National Preparedness Month

President Trump has proclaimed September as National Preparedness Month. In his proclamation, the President states “we cannot always know when the next crisis will occur, but we can know that we will be prepared by committing ourselves to a culture of resilience.”

Transitional Housing for Victims of Human Trafficking

2020-VT-BX-0076
Geographical Areas Served
  • Alameda County
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
2020
$499,998

Transitional Housing for Trafficking Victims

2020-VT-BX-0043
Geographical Areas Served
  • Minneapolis/St. Paul area
Indicates all geographic areas to which services are provided, excluding states. See States Served.
States Served
MN
Indicates all applicable states in which services are provided.
Open
Funding First Awarded
2020
$499,998

Safehaven of Shreveport II

2020-VT-BX-0031
Geographical Areas Served
  • Northwestern Louisiana
Indicates all geographic areas to which services are provided, excluding states. See States Served.
States Served
LA
Indicates all applicable states in which services are provided.
Open
Funding First Awarded
2020
$414,934

September 2019 Featured Resources

Recognizing National Preparedness Month

President Trump has proclaimed September as National Preparedness Month. In his proclamation, the President states that we "honor and express our immense appreciation for the brave first responders who risk their lives to help others before, during, and after emergencies."