Talking Circle Q&A - Tribal Victim Services Set-aside Program (TVSSA) Funding Healing: Securing Federal Funds to Support Victims of Crime in their Healing Journey

Date Published
February 2021
6 pages

Each year, the US Department of Justice Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) releases funding to support tribes and organization’s serving tribal communities in developing or sustaining crime victim services programs.  On February 18, 2021, representatives from current OVC-funded tribal victim services programs and OVC staff participated in a virtual Talking Circle to discuss: (1) how to develop new and enhance existing tribal victim services programs and (2) how funding from OVC’s Tribal Victim Services Set-Aside Formula program can support these efforts. 

Date Published: February 18, 2021