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    2019 National Crime Victims' Service Awards

    OVC is now accepting nominations for the 2019 National Crime Victims' Service Awards.

    Nominate an individual, organization, team, or program that demonstrates outstanding achievements in supporting victims and victim services by August 1, 2018.

    Learn More and Submit a Nomination.

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    World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

    World Elder Abuse Awareness Day is a call-to-action for individuals, organizations, and communities to raise awareness about the mistreatment of older adults occurring across the Nation.

    Join OVC on June 15 to help raise awareness and strengthen our Nation’s support for these victims. Learn More.

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    Support for Santa Fe, Texas

    We at OVC extend our condolences to the victims of the mass shooting at Santa Fe High School in Santa Fe, Texas. OVC presents resources which may be able to help victims and their families, and victim service providers, law enforcement, and first responders that are providing support to them during this difficult time.

    Learn more

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    Training and Technical Assistance Available

    The OVC Training and Technical Assistance Center (OVC TTAC) provides support to the field and—

    •    • Training by Request
    •    • The National Victim Assistance Academy
    •    • Online Trainings
    •    • Scholarships

    Learn More

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    Help for Crime Victims
    Help for Crime Victims

    If you are a victim of crime, OVC's site has resources to help you—

    •    • Find a local program.
    •    • Contact a Helpline.

    Call 911 if you are in immediate danger.

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News and Features

Funding Opportunity: FY 2018 Vicarious Trauma Response Initiative: National Scope Training and Technical
Assistance More News Announcements
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Don’t Miss Out: More than 10 OVC Funding Opportunities Close in July More News Announcements
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Participate in Calls about the Crime Victims Fund Tribal Set-Aside More News Announcements
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Submit Your Nominations for the 2019 National Crime Victims' Service Awards More News Announcements
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Resources and Support for the Victims of the Shooting in Santa Fe, Texas More News Announcements
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Stay Connected: Subscribe To Receive News From OVC More News Announcements
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Current Resources for Crime Victim Service Providers
Continue your education! Visit our Training & Technical Assistance page for information about instructor-led workshops and online trainings including—

  • Customized training and technical assistance
  • National Victim Assistance Academy
  • Victim Assistance Training Online

Participate in OVC TTAC Expert Q&A sessions to communicate with national experts and colleagues about best practices for assisting victims of crime.

Technology, Social Media, and Victim Safety, June 20, 2018, 2:00 p.m. e.t.

OVC GallerySpotlight
New multimedia products and images are showcased in OVC’s Gallery such as—

  • Photos and videos from the National Crime Victims' Service Awards.
  • Web banners of top OVC products and events.

Victims of Crime Act Administrators

Are you a Victim Assistance or Victim Compensation Administrator? Access the VOCA Administrators page.

Includes notifications, updates, and resources from OVC, as well as FAQs and meeting summary reports.

Vision 21 Final Report

Vision 21: Final Report
NOW ONLINE: The Vision 21 report which includes—
  • An analysis of the current state of affairs.
  • A framework for strategic change.
  • A course of action for the future.

9/11 Compensation Fund

September 11 Victim Compensation Fund

State/Local Victim Resources

U.S. Resource Map

Looking to obtain victim services? Use OVC’s U.S. Resource map.

Includes Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) State contacts, events, and resources.

Victims’ Rights Laws

Victim Law
Looking to find crime victims’ rights in your area? Search VictimLaw.

Includes statutes, Tribal laws, state constitutional amendments, court rules, administrative code provisions, and related court decisions.

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