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.
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)

Kristina Vadas
(804) 786-7802

Grant Monitor(s)

Amia Barrows
(804) 225-4060
Dione Bassett
(804) 371-2419
Andrew Kinch
Michelle Miles
(804) 225-1846
Anya Shaffer
(804) 786-2059
Tierra Smith
(804) 786-1165

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