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Tribal Children's Advocacy Center Expansion Initiative for Child Abuse Victims

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Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 16.841
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice
Apr 7, 2020

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This program provides funding for the development of new satellite Children's Advocacy Centers (CACs) to expand the coverage of existing accredited CACs for interested federally recognized tribes.

Priority consideration will be given to applications that:

  • Address specific challenges that rural communities face
  • Demonstrate that the individuals who are intended to benefit from the requested grant reside in high-poverty areas or persistent-poverty counties
  • Offer enhancements to public safety in economically distressed communities (Qualified Opportunity Zones)

Eligible applicants include:

  • Federally recognized tribes
  • Currently operational accredited Children's Advocacy Centers working with tribes to better serve American Indian child abuse victims and their families
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $750,000
Project period: 60 months
Estimated number of awards: 4
Estimated total program funding: $3,000,000

Application process

Links to the full announcement, application instructions, and the online application process are available through

Tagged as
Abuse and violence · American Indian or Alaska Native · Children and youth · Families · Poverty

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