Vision 21 Integrated Services for Victims Program:
Increasing Access to Mental Health Services for Victims of Crime (Vision 21 ISV Program), consists of three purpose areas:
(1) developing a suicide prevention gatekeeper training curriculum to increase the capacity of crime victim advocates to
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help prevent suicide; (2) increasing access to services for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault who have a serious mental illness; and (3) increasing access to mental health services for traditionally underserved victims of crime.
The Vision 21 ISV Program will promote a collaborative approach to the delivery of direct services by requiring crime victim services providers and clinical mental health service providers to form strategic partnerships to develop and implement project developed under purpose areas 2 and 3 of this program.