NLADA recently obtained the list of Legal Assistance for Victims (LAV) grants awarded for fiscal year (FY) 2010 from the Justice Department's Office on Violence Against Women (OVW).
Applications for AmeriCorps funding are now available.
On November 19, HUD issued guidance on how to use Community Development Block Grant and Neighborhood Stabilization Program funds for housing counseling to increase the effectiveness of foreclosure mediation programs. To view this guidance please click on the following link:
Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) recently announced that approximately $40.75 million in FY 2010 funds are available under three initiatives of the Fair Housing Initiatives Program (FHIP): Private Enforcement Education and Outreach and the Fair Housing Organization Initiatives. FHIP grantees provide assistance to individuals who believe they have been victims of housing discrimination.
The Office on Violence Against Women in the Department of Justice is now seeking applications for the Legal Assistance for Victims (LAV) Grant Program. The LAV Grant Program is intended to increase the availability of civil and criminal legal assistance necessary to provide effective aid to adult and youth victims of domestic violence, dating violence, stalking, or sexual assault who are seeking relief in legal matters arising as a consequence of that abuse or violence. The application deadline is February 23, 2011. To download the grant application, please visit
Please see below announcement regarding applications for LSC LRAP.
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The Department of Justice's Access to Justice (ATJ) Initiative recently launched a new Web site that lists DOJ grant solicitations of interest to ATJ constituents. This Web site will be updated weekly. This new resource can be accessed at: