Grant Recipients
Grant Type: 

Avalon Centers

$12,000
Grant Amount: $50,000 and under
Grant Term: 1 Year
Feb 28 2013

 The Avalon Center is a domestic violence and sexual assault program serving five rural middle TN counties since 1984.  Its mission is to provide comprehensive support to adult and child victims of domestic violence and sexual assault; to promote community awareness and prevention through education; and to build and support a community culture that stands against violence. The grant requested in this application will be used to fund 2 facilitators, purchase curriculum and provide one training for the two facilitators. 3 out of 5 (60%)of the participants in the intensive three hour class for first time offenders will not be re-arrested for domestic and/or sexual violence in 12 months. 35 out of the 50 (70%) of the participants in the AIM 27 week long program will complete the program.  30 out of the 35 who complete the full AIM curriculum (86%)will not be re-arrested within 12 months of completion of the program on domestic or sexual violence charges.  

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