Victims of Crime Act (VOCA)
VOCA victim assistance grants are provided to private and public agencies to support direct services to victims of violent crime. Services provided under this program include safety planning, community service referrals, counseling, crisis intervention and legal advocacy.
Second Quarter OVC PMTs Due Date Extension - NOW DUE 6/15/2020
Semi-annual Narrative Due Date Extension - NOW DUE 6/30/2020
Second Quarter and March payments will paid without PMTs being submitted.
The VOCA 2020-2021 Continuation Funding Announcement is now open in Egrants. Applications are due in Egrants by 11:59pm on July 3, 2020. If this deadline will be a challenge for your agency due to COVID-19 please contact your Grant Manager.
COVID - 19 Resources
Last Updated: 4/28/2020 - 1:30pm
Governor Evers' Emergency Housing Order *NEW 3/31/2020
WCASA Work from Home Project Ideas *NEW 4/1/2020
Resource Sharing Project Practical Privacy Tips 2020 *NEW 4/20/2020
COVID-19 Shelter Cleaning Resources *NEW 3/24/2020
COVID-19 OCVS Grant Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) *UPDATED 4/28/2020
National Resource Center for Reaching Victims COVID -19 Webinars (Click the calendar to see and register for the Webinars)
VOCA Document Library
Application Forms and Documents:
OCVS Agency Personnel Budget Summary (MS Excel)
VOCA Program Income Certification Form (MS Word)
Volunteer Waiver Request Form (MS Word)
State and Federal Guidance
Guidance on New Federal Special Conditions:
Suitability to Work with Minors *NEW 6/24/2020
Employee Employment Eligibility Verification *NEW 6/24/2020
Equal Employment Opportunity Program Reporting Tool (Utilize to complete EEOP Certification Form)
EEO Reporting Tool Job Aid (Instructions for using the EEO Reporting Tool to complete EEOP Certification Form)
-Renewing or updating existing registration - FREE to renew or update directly on SAM website!
-New registration -FREE to register directly on SAM website!
How to Submit a Semi-Annual Program Report in Egrants NEW! 4/8/2020
Egrants Instructional Videos: NEW! 6/11/2020
Federal Performance Measures Information:
OVC PMT Subgrantee Data Tracking Template (MS Excel)
Resources For Current Recipients:
Fair Minimum Update *NEW
Training Report (MS Word)
Contact VOCA Staff:
Lead VOCA Grant Specialist
VOCA Grant Specialist