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Indian Health Service Domestic Violence Prevention Program: Forensic Healthcare Services

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Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.653
Indian Health Service, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Feb 2, 2022

For programmatic or technical questions:
Audrey Solimon

For grants management or budget questions:
Andrew Diggs

For systems questions:
Paul Gettys


The Indian Health Service will provide funding for tribes, tribal organizations, and urban Indian organizations to provide access to treatment for American Indian/Alaska Native victims of domestic and sexual violence by supporting the development of and/or expansion of forensic healthcare services that are culturally appropriate and trauma-informed.

Projects should promote treatment, intervention, and prevention efforts for the social, spiritual, and emotional well-being of victims, including victims of child maltreatment, domestic and sexual violence, and victims of sexual exploitation/human trafficking. Applicants are encouraged to use Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) and Sexual Assault Response Team (SART) approaches that include local, state, and federal agencies; healthcare providers; law enforcement; child protective services; social services; legal services; domestic violence coalitions; behavioral health services; and victim advocacy.


Eligible applicants include:

  • Federally recognized tribes
  • Tribal organizations
  • Urban Indian organizations
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Anticipated award amount: $250,000 per year
Project period: 5 years
Estimated number of awards: 10
Estimated total program funding: $2,500,000

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 · Behavioral health · Children and youth · Culture and cultural competency · Families · Human services · Networking and collaboration · Policy · Trauma-informed care · Women

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