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  NCJ Number: NCJ 229734     Find in a Library
  Title: OVC Focus On...2003
  Document URL: HTML 
  Corporate Author: Office for Victims of Crime
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
  Date Published: 12/2004
  Page Count: 0
  Annotation: This reference report provides an overview of programs funded under the U.S. Department of Justice, Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) for 2003.
  Abstract: Available from the U.S. Department of Justice, Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) Archive, this reference file provides an overview of the various programs funded by OVC in 2003. Topics covered in this report include: American Indian and Alaska Native Initiatives (i.e., Tribal Victim Assistance Program, MADD American Indian Outreach, Children’s Advocacy Centers in Indian Country, Riverside Indian Boarding School), faith-based initiatives (i.e., Community Chaplaincy Program, Family Violence Project, Good Samaritans), promising practices and demonstration projects (i.e., Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Mobile Unit, District-Specific Training Program, Treasury Offset Program), public education and awareness projects (i.e., National Crime Victims’ Rights Week, OVC Resource Center, Oral History Project), technology (i.e., VS2000 System Information Technology Project, Online Directory of Crime Victim Services, International Terrorism Victim Compensation Program Software), terrorism and mass violence (i.e., Developing a Strategic Plan for Responding to Victims of Terrorism and Mass Violence: A Community Protocol, Specialized Training To Respond to the Mental Health Needs of Victims of Terrorism and Mass Violence, Assisting U.S. Citizens Victimized Abroad), training, education, and technical assistance initiatives (i.e., State Victim Assistance Academies, National Youth Education Project, Corrections-Based Victim Services Training, Training for Physicians on Elder Abuse), victims’ rights initiatives (i.e., National Crime Victim Law Institute, Victims’ Rights Education Project, Judicial Training Project), and victim service initiatives (i.e., Services for Trafficking Victims, Victim Reunification Travel Program: Addressing International Parental Child Abduction Cases, Federal Crime Victim Assistance Emergency Fund).
  Main Term(s): Victim services
  Index Term(s): Reference materials ; Model programs ; Victims of Crime ; Victim program surveys
  Sale Source: OVC Resource Ctr
P.O. Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
United States of America
  Type: Program/Project Description
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
  Note: Online only document
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