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Defending Childhood Technical Assistance

Award Information

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Funding First Awarded
Total funding (to date)

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2011, $1,677,255)

This award is funded as one of a cohort of related Defending Childhood projects directed at (1) developing and implementing community initiatives that prevent and respond to children's exposure to violence; and, (2) providing resources and expertise to assist communities develop effective public awareness strategies about children and youth exposed to violence. The two-fold purpose of this program is to support demonstration projects in multiple communities and to leverage the investment in those communities by providing resources for training and technical assistance services thru this award. This project will further the mission of the Child Protection Division by implementing program elements and producing deliverables as agreed upon in the project plan approved by OJJDP. CA/NCF

Date Created: September 19, 2011