Country United States of America
Year 2011
Type of Measure Education > Formal education
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Sexual violence, Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

The Education, Training, and Enhanced Services to End Violence Against and Abuse of Women with Disabilities Grant Program (Disability Grant Program) was created  based on the proliferation of violence, the gaps in service provision, and the criminal justice response to sexual assault, domestic violence, and dating violence against individuals with disabilities.  The goal of this program is to build the capacity to address such violence against individuals with disabilities through the creation of multi-disciplinary teams.

Source of Information

United States Department of Justice website