Crime commissioner to offer funding to help victims of crime
The Office of the Merseyside Police and Crime Commissioner is seeking to commission the following support services for 2018-21 (subject to continuation of funding):
- Victims of hate crime (race or ethnicity, religion or beliefs, sexual orientation, disability, transgender identity)
- People subject to harmful practices (female genital mutilation/cutting, forced marriage, honour-based violence, modern slavery, emerging harmful practices)
- Families affected by homicide, including families of crime-related road traffic collisions
Application forms and guidelines for the funds are being finalised and should be available by next week, so check back on our website and Twitter feeds for updates.
LCVS is hosting a free event on Tuesday 9 January 2018, 1-3pm, for Merseyside not for profit organisations interested in accessing these opportunities. The event will give you a chance to find out more about the criteria and application process and get one-to-one advice on planning your project. Book your place here.