National Domestic Violence Hotline Gets $4.1M Grant

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Administration for Children and Families (ACF) has announced the award of $4.1 million in Family Violence Prevention and Services Act (FVPSA) funds to the National Domestic Violence Hotline.

The Hotline is the only national organization that provides crisis intervention, information and referral, advocacy, safety planning, emotional support, and counseling over the phone, through text messaging, and by online chat to both adult and youth victims of family violence, domestic violence or dating violence. These services are also available to family and household members of such victims, friends, and other persons affected by the victimization. […] More