American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Funding for Victims Services

Grant Program Name:American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Funding for Victims Services
Source of Funds:Funds distributed to Virginia from the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.
Amount Available:Approximately $12.2 million
Purpose of Funds:

To support services to victims of crime.

Grants Awarded Date:Fiscal Year 2022
Eligibility Requirements:Eligible organizations will be notified.
Match Requirements:Match is not required for these funds.


Grant Application Resources:

Grant application information is available in OGMS at:  

List of Unallowable ARPA Costs

                                              Additional Information:


2021 General Assembly Special Session II Budget Bill

Memo - ARPA Restoration Funding for VSGP Recipients

ARPA Video Link:

Contact Information:

Grant Coordinator(s)

Amia Barrows
Supervisor, Victims Services Program Specialists
(804) 225-4060
Andi Martin
Sexual Assault & Intimate Partner Violence Program Coordinator
(804) 371-0534
Anya Shaffer
Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) Administrator
(804) 786-2059
Kristina Vadas
(804) 786-7802

Grant Monitor(s)  

PDF icon Victims Service Monitoring Regions

Victim Services Staff Listing

DCJS Victims Services
1100 Bank Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Phone: 804.786.4000
Fax: 804.786.3414