News and Announcements
In a handoff ceremony following its annual month-long "Suited for Success" campaign, the California Victim Compensation Program (CalVCP) presented approximately 7,300 clothing items to five local nonprofit organizations that serve victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.
Public Service Announcement
One in four women in America will experience domestic violence in their lifetime. Join CalVCP in spreading awareness, helping survivors, and doing everything possible to stop violence before it begins.
In recognition of October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the California Victim Compensation Program (CalVCP) will once again sponsor its third annual "Suited For Success" clothing drive to benefit victims and survivors of domestic violence.
The California Victim Compensation and Government Claims Board (VCGCB) announced today it has been awarded a grant of nearly $250,000 by the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) at the U.S. Department of Justice that will increase the state's ability to reach potentially underserved victim population in California.
- Victim Compensation and Government Claims Board Meetings
Next Board Meeting Scheduled for Thursday, December 12, 2013
Read the CalVCP Connection Blog
By Julie Nauman, VCGCB Executive Officer
It has been a few weeks now since we closed out our Domestic Violence Awareness Month efforts throughout the state. Because of these efforts and similar ones around the nation, annual occurrences of domestic violence continue to decline. Despite this progress, domestic violence remains a pervasive problem that afflicts one in four women and one in seven men. Read more »
CalVCP in Photos
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