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National Domestic Violence Awareness Month from the OVW Blog, 10/24/13

Friday, October 25, 2013

“During the two week government shutdown OVW heard from grantees about the dire financial circumstances many programs faced. In communities across the country domestic violence services providers, shelters, and health care clinics were forced to shorten business hours, and in some cases furlough employees. For the countless advocates, victim service providers, law enforcement officials, and prosecutors working to make a difference in the lives of victims and survivors, we thank you for your steadfast dedication and sacrifice in this difficult time.”

Read more: http://blogs.justice.gov/ovw/archives/2448