Family Violence Prevention and Services/ Improvements to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning (LGBTQ) Service

Funding Source: 
Administration on Children, Youth and Families
Type of Funding: 
federal
Deadline: 
Tuesday, August 6, 2013
Amount: 
$300 000
Eligibility: 
Nonprofit and public agencies
Description: 

The intent of this Family Violence Prevention and Services Capacity-Building Demonstration grant program is to expand the capacity of both “mainstream” domestic violence organizations and LGBTQ-specific organizations to more effectively identify and address the unique needs of LGBTQ intimate partner violence victims. The successful applicant will be expected to identify and inform LGBTQ-specific prevention and intervention strategies, including screening and on-going assessment that can be replicated in local domestic violence and LGBTQ programs. View the full announcement.