Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Grant Program (SADVGP)

Grant Program Information:Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Grant Program (SADVGP)
Source of Funds:

Federal Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) funds from the U.S. Department of Justice Office for Victims of Crime and State Funds.

Amount Available:Varies depending on Virginia’s annual federal VOCA allocation.
Purpose of Funds:The purpose of this grant program is to provide and enhance direct services to victims of sexual assault and domestic violence.
Program Goals:In 2016, the SADVGP was formed to streamline two previously separate grant programs: the DCJS Sexual Assault Grant Program (SAGP) and the VOCA Grant Program previously funded through VOCA funds awarded to the Virginia Department of Social Services. In 2019, SADVGP purpose areas were consolidated with the Victims Services Grant Program (VSGP) funding process.
Eligibility Requirements:SADVGP funding supports local and statewide sexual assault and domestic violence programs.
Match Requirements:Federal VOCA Guidelines require cash or in-kind match. See the Grant Application Guidelines for additional information.
Grants Awarded Date:SADVGP funding is awarded on a state fiscal year cycle.
Contact Information:

Grant Coordinator(s)

Andi Martin
Sexual Assault & Intimate Partner Violence Program Coordinator
(804) 371-0534

Grant Monitor(s)

Amia Barrows
Supervisor, Victims Services Program Specialists
(804) 225-4060
Dione Bassett
Victims Services Grant Program Specialist
(804) 965-4019
Andrew Kinch
Victims Crisis Assistance and Response Team Program Specialist
(804) 225-4331
Michelle Miles
SRO/SSO Grant Monitor
(804) 225-1846

DCJS Grants Administration
1100 Bank Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Phone: 804.786.4000
Fax: 804.786.7231