Find out how domestic violence services are funded and where to locate grant opportunities. Resources include State and local examples.
National Survey of 107 Shelters for Battered Women and Their Children
Roberts, Robertiello, & Bender (2007)
In Battered Women and Their Families: Intervention Strategies and Treatment Programs
Presents findings from a survey of domestic violence shelters, including information on types of services offered, staffing, funding sources, approximate number of clients served, and more.
Preventing Family Violence: Lessons From the Community Engagement Initiative (PDF - 344 KB)
Family Violence Prevention Fund (2004)
Offers advice from community organizers of family violence prevention programs on getting started, funding a project, and measuring effectiveness.
Funding Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Programs in North Carolina: Current Practices and Future Strategies (PDF - 315 KB)
Center for Child and Family Policy (2004)
Reviews current funding of domestic violence and sexual assault programs in North Carolina and explores potential alternative funding sources.