Description: To ensure the provision of a complex set of assistance to victims of domestic violence against women, 21 projects of municipalities and/or women's non-governmental organizations were supported in 2007, and 29 such projects were supported in 2008. These projects aim at providing women who have suffered from domestic violence with safe accommodation, qualified psychological assistance, legal counseling, social assistance or other required support.
Budget: LTL 500 thousands annually were allocated in the state budget to support such projects.
Source of Information
Response of the Government of Lithuania to the questionnaire on violence against women