STOP Violence Against Women Grant Program (S.T.O.P. VAWA)

The Stop Violence Against Women program in West Virginia strives to develop a means by which the State can ensure a safer environment for women. The STOP Violence Against Women Act provides financial assistance to States for developing and strengthening effective law enforcement and prosecution strategies and victim services in cases involving violent crimes against women. 


Primary Contact:
Sarah Brown
Senior Criminal Justice Specialist
(304) 558-8814, Extension 53337
Secondary Contact:
Sara Pennington
Criminal Justice Specialist II
(304) 558-8814, Extension 53336


Application Kit: DJCS is  not accepting applications at this time.

Reporting Forms

Program Guidelines/Administrative Manuals

Resource Materials/Publications


Forensic Exam Brochure

WV Victim Services Provider Directory