FVPSA Standing Notice of Funding Opportunity for Domestic Violence Shelter and Supportive Services/Grants to States

FVPSA Standing NOFO Domestic Violence Shelter and Supportive Services/Grants to States

Publication Date: October 21, 2021

The Administration on Children and Families (ACYF) and the Family and Youth Services Bureau (FYSB) are very pleased to announce the availability of funding through its Division of Family Violence Prevention and Services (FVPSA Program). The Standing Announcement for Family Violence Prevention and Services/Domestic Violence Shelter and Supportive Services/Grants to States is available online. 

The purpose of this funding is to assist states and territories in addressing domestic violence and dating violence through a 70% set aside required by the Family Violence Prevention and Services Act (FVPSA). The goals of this non-competitive notice of funding opportunity (NOFO) are to assist states and territories in their efforts to support the establishment, maintenance, and expansion of programs and projects to:1) assist states in efforts to increase public awareness about, and primary and secondary prevention of, family violence, domestic violence, and dating violence; and 2) assist states in efforts to provide immediate shelter and supportive services for victims of family violence, domestic violence, or dating violence, and their dependents.

This grant program is designed to assist states and territories in their efforts to support the establishment, maintenance, and expansion of programs and projects to: 1) prevent incidents of family violence, domestic violence, and dating violence; 2) provide immediate shelter, supportive services, and access to community-based programs for victims of family violence, domestic violence, or dating violence, and their dependents; and 3) provide specialized services for children exposed to family violence, domestic violence, or dating violence, including victims who are members of underserved populations.

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