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Office of Victims of Crime Funding Opportunity

The Office of Victims of Crime has a funding opportunity for national-scope proposals that will enhance and transform services for victims of crime.

PREA Program: Demonstration Projects to Establish “Zero Tolerance” Cultures for Sexual Assault in Correctional Facilities FY 2015 Competitive Grant Announcement

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications for funding for the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) Program. This program furthers the Department’s mission by providing resources to state, tribal, and local governments to implement comprehensive approaches to address the detection, prevention, and response to sexual abuse within confinement environments.

Upcoming Events

Date: Sep 24, 2015 - 02:00pm - 03:00pm EDT
Event Abstract:
The Moss Group, Inc., in collaboration with the National PREA Resource Center, presents this webinar to introduce correctional practitioners to a new resource for developing a PREA-compliant staffing plan, per standard §115.13/.113/.213/.313.
Date: Sep 30, 2015 - 02:00pm - 03:30pm EDT
Event Abstract:
This webinar will begin with presentations from two jail PREA Coordinators and from a Certified PREA Auditor who has extensive experience working with jails preparing for audits.
Date: Oct 22, 2015 - 02:00pm - 03:30pm EDT
Event Abstract:
Join us to hear from Jerome Williams, PREA Compliance Department, Texas Juvenile Justice Department (TJJD) regarding TJJD’s efforts at statewide juvenile facility PREA Compliance.
Date: Oct 29, 2015 - 03:00pm - 04:15pm EDT
Event Abstract:
The Vera Institute of Justice, in collaboration with the National PREA Resource Center, presents a webinar to introduce a new resource on how to make PREA information and victim services accessible for incarcerated adults and juveniles with disabilities.

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