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STOP TA Clinic: 12/7/20 “Ask Anything” with OVW Attorney Advisor Marnie Shiels

This TA Clinic offered STOP Administrators a special opportunity to “Ask Anything” with OVW Attorney Advisor Marnie Shiels and ALSO STAAR Project TA staff. Marnie briefly discussed current issues Administrators face and opened the floor for Administrators to share how the Implementation Planning process is moving forward during challenging times. Grant Administration,New Administrator,VAWA
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STOP TA Clinic: 6/28/21 Prosecution with AEquitas Attorney Advisor John Wilkinson

Prosecution of domestic, dating and sexual violence, and stalking is central to the STOP Grant Program. This clinic featured John Wilkinson, an Attorney Advisor with Aequitas and former prosecutor from Fredericksburg, Virginia, who assisted STOP administrators in addressing challenges and questions that arise regarding the STOP Implementation Planning process. Mr. Wilkinson discussed a range of ….  Read More
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Webinar: A Review of STOP Subgrantee Progress Reporting Forms for Administrators

VAWA MEI staff discussed how to submit subgrantee reports, reviewed the most frequently reported sections of the subgrantee reporting form, and demonstrated how STOP Administrators should conduct their review of the subgrantee reporting form. This webinar included tips and tricks for analyzing subgrantee reports, including common errors to keep an eye out for.  (Presented on ….  Read More
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Webinar: Similarities and Differences Between VOCA and VAWA Formula Grants

This webinar discussed similarities and differences between the STOP Formula Grant and VOCA Victim Assistance Formula Grant programs including: An overview of allowable costs and activities; Strategic spending of funds; Eligible applicants; and Match. (Presented on 12/5/2019) Materials: VAWA VOCA Webinar Slides Financial,Match,VAWA
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A Practical Guide for Creating Trauma-Informed Disability, Domestic Violence, and Sexual Assault Organizations

Download here: A Practical Guide for Creating Trauma-Informed Disability, Domestic Violence, and Sexual Assault Organizations Accessibility,Certifications,Confidentiality,Courts,Civil Legal System,Criminal Justice,Culturally Specific,Data,Dating Violence,Deaf/Hard of Hearing,Disabilities,Domestic Violence,Elder Abuse,FAQs,Financial,Grant Administration,Human Trafficking,Language Access,Law Enforcement,Legal Services,LGBTQ+,Match,New Administrator,Nondiscrimination,Planning Committee,Prosecution,Protection Orders,Sexual Assault,Stalking,Subgrantees,Trauma,Tribes,Underserved Populations,VAWA,Victim Services
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Handbook for STOP Administrators

The Handbook for STOP Administrators is designed to provide guidance to State and U.S. Territorial recipients of the STOP Formula Grants Program funds. Authored by the ALSO STAAR TA Project in close collaboration with the Office on Violence Against Women and STOP administrators, the Handbook offers information on the Violence Against Women Act, administration and management of STOP funds, and ….  Read More
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