DISTRICT ATTORNEY'S OFFICE / VICTIM / WITNESS - District Attorney Gregg Cohen and Victim Witness Coordinator Jeff Eldred
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UVA-Youth/Teens Program: the grant consists of 80% Federal funds ($194,598) and a 20% County Match ($48,650). The District Attorney's Office will use discretionary funds (Fund 502-450620 COPS Fund) and In-Kind Match for the required County Match.
REQUESTED ACTION (S)
a) Request approval and authorization for the District Attorney to apply for fiscal year 2016-17 Unserved/Underserved Victim Advocacy and Outreach (UV) Program serving youth and teens of Tehama County for funding in the amount of $243,248, effective 4/1/17 through 9/30/18
b) AGREEMENT- Request approval and authorization for the District Attorney to sign the Grant Award Agreement with CalOES for the Unserved/Underserved Victim Advocacy and Outreach (UV) Program serving youth and teens of Tehama County for funding in the amount of $243,248 effective 4/1/17 through 9/30/18
(Miscellaneous Agreement #2017-62)
The primary purpose of the UV Program is to provide victim advocacy and outreach to the unserved/underserved population of youth and teens of Tehama County. This will establish victim advocacy positions solely dedicated to the youth and teen population. Services to the youth and teen population include the coordination of direct services in an enhanced response to victimization of this specific crime population among local involved agencies, and to implement an outreach awareness program to the specific population determined as unserved/underserved. This grant provides support for communities to improve their ability to identify the needs of unserved/underserved victims in California.
This grant will not be awarded without the authorizations