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Technical Assistance for Tribal Domestic Violence Programs and Shelters

National Indigenous Women's Resource Center
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis



The National Indigenous Women's Resource Center may provide technical assistance for tribal domestic violence programs and shelters to build tribal capacity to respond to domestic violence; strengthen advocacy; and improve services for survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, dating violence, and sex trafficking.

Technical assistance in the past has been provided on a wide range of topics, including:

  • Program development/staff development
  • Strategic planning
  • Shelter development and/or meeting safe housing needs, including transitional housing
  • Development of trauma-informed responses, policies, and procedures
  • Incorporating community organizing, community awareness, and education initiatives
  • Developing policies and/or practices to meet the needs of domestic violence survivors experiencing mental health issues and/or substance abuse
  • Strengthening and restoring coordinated community responses
  • Creating strategies to address child welfare in the context of domestic violence
  • Promoting advocacy/awareness in working with health care systems
  • Safety and technology practices and policies
  • Research for tribal communities, including data collection and program evaluation
  • Strategies & policies for working with the LGBTQ2S community in the context of domestic violence
  • Pandemic or disaster relief
Tribal domestic violence programs and shelters are eligible to apply.
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

This is a technical assistance opportunity.

Application process

Complete the online contact form to request assistance.

Tagged as
Abuse and violence · American Indian or Alaska Native · Child welfare · HIV and AIDS · Housing and homelessness · Mental health · Research methods and resources · Substance use and misuse · Technology for health and human services · Trauma-informed care · Women

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