|OFFICE FOR VICTIMS OF CRIME
The mission of OVC is to enhance the Nationís capacity to assist crime victims and to provide leadership in changing attitudes, policies, and practices to promote justice and healing for all victims. OVC accomplishes this work through five divisions that manage specific program areas:
Federal Assistance Division (FAD), formerly the Federal Crime Victims Division (FCVD). This division includes American Indian and Alaska Native initiatives.
Program Development and Dissemination Division (PDD), formerly the Special Projects Division (SPD).
State Compensation and Assistance Division (SCAD).
Training and Information Dissemination Division (TID), formerly the Technical Assistance, Publications, and Information Resources Unit (TAPIR).
Terrorism and International Victim Assistance Services Division (TIVAS), formerly the Terrorism and International Victims Unit (TIVU).
Resource Category: CRISIS RELIEF - GOVERNMENT SERVICES
Added: Feb 22, 2005