Category: victims’ services

Apply Now: Sexual Assault Services Culturally Specific Program

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women is seeking applications for the FY 2019 Sexual Assault Services Culturally Specific Program. These grants will support the creation, maintenance, and expansion of sustainable sexual assault services provided by organizations that focus on culturally specific communities. The funds may be used for a range of …

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Register for Webinar: Addressing Vicarious Trauma for the Individual

Hosted by the Office for Victims of Crime Training and Technical Assistance Center This webinar will present an online expert Q&A discussion on “Addressing Vicarious Trauma for the Individual.” Vicarious trauma (VT) is related to secondary traumatic stress and can happen when a victim service provider who uses controlled empathy becomes secondarily traumatized when working …

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