Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2009, $11,184,000)
The VOCA Children's Advocacy Centers Subgrant Program will provide funding to manage a national grant awards program for local children's advocacy center programs, state chapters, and multidisciplinary teams that provide a coordinated investigation and response to child abuse. Children's Advocacy Centers provide a coordinated response to victims of child abuse through multidisciplinary teams.
The National Children's Alliance will operate a national grants program for children's advocacy centers, state chapters and multidisciplinary teams. The National Children's Alliance will release requests for proposals, as necessary and approved by OJJDP, based upon identified national needs and a clearly defined funding strategy. CA/NCF