VICTIMS GRANTS

Victims Grants from the Ministry of Justice

Police and Crime Commissioners are responsible for commissioning local support services for victims of crime. The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) provides the Commissioner with a grant each year to enable services which best meet the needs of local victims of crime to be funded.

The funding provided to commissioners by the MoJ has grant conditions which required to use the funding for provision of statutory victim referral services.

Victim Services 2017/18

Funded activities

Amount

Victim contact centre and emotional support service

£587,829

Sexual Violence Aftercare

£106,682

Restorative Justice and Restorative Services

£154,632

Commissioning Support

£55,757

Enhanced Domestic Abuse Support

£140,000

Independent Domestic Violence Advocates in Cheshire Hospitals

£48,000

Anti-Slavery Network

£11,667

Hate Crime victim care and reporting centres

£39,914

Child targeted educational Domestic Abuse support

£30,000

Child Safety and Exploitation awareness

£20,000

Mental Health triage and care

£10,000

Victim care services website and support documents

£16,570

Victim consultation

£2,200

Total grant

£1,223,251