Brownback Announces $4 Million In Grants For Domestic Abuse, Assault Victims

By: 13 News (posted by Sarah Plake)
By: 13 News (posted by Sarah Plake)

TOPEKA, Kansas (WIBW) -- Kansas Governor Sam Brownback announced the grant recipients of the 2014 Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Services Grant program.

The $4.1 million will go to support services, resources, outreach, programs and training for community-based sexual and domestic violence victims and direct service providers.

These are the grant awards by county:

Allen- Hope Unlimited $96,074
Atchison- Domestic Violence Emergency Services $100,974
Barton- Family Crisis Center, Inc. $154,396
Butler- Family Life Center $71,969
Cowley- Safe Homes $138,088
Crawford- Safehouse Crisis Center $190,937
Douglas- GaDuGi SafeCenter $51,712
Douglas- The Willow Domestic Violence Center $195,150
Ellis- Options: Domestic & Sexual Violence Services $162,239
Finney- Family Crisis Services $93,406
Ford- Crisis Center of Dodge City $57,386
Harvey- Harvey Co. Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Task Force $109,577
Johnson- SAFEHOME $267,600
Leavenworth- Alliance Against Family Violence $73,181
Lyon- SOS $182,185
Reno- Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Center $123,870
Riley- Crisis Center $339,215
Saline- Domestic Violence Association of Central Kansas $241,514
Sedgwick- Catholic Charities, Harbor House $149,577
Sedgwick- StepStone $59,612
Sedgwick- Wichita Area Sexual Assault Center $167,330
Sedgwick- YWCA of Wichita $106,803
Seward- Liberal Area Rape Crisis/Domestic Violence Services $120,267
Shawnee- Kansas Coalition Against Sexual & Domestic Violence $340,000
Shawnee- YWCA Center for Safety & Empowerment $187,605
Wyandotte- Friends of Yates $233,056
Wyandotte- Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault $136,105

TOTAL $4,149,828


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