Victims Of Crime Act Program

More than $37 million was awarded from the Victims of Crime Act Program (VOCA) to crime victim service providers in Kentucky.The funding will be dispersed between 133 different crime victim organizations that provide services for people such as domestic and sexual violence victims, families affected by physical abuse, human trafficking and more.Some Eastern Kentucky programs funded by the grand will be:Big Sandy Area Development District: Appalachian Research and Defense Fund of KY, Judi’s Place CAC and CASA of Eastern Kentucky and Turning Point Domestic Violence Services.