For more information on programs offered through the United States Department of Justices Office on Violence Against Women Grant
and related services offered by Triton College, contact Dean of Student Services Corey Williams at (708) 456-0300, Ext.
Federal officials did not indicate why the two-year, $250,000 Violence Against Women Grant
was not renewed, clinic Director Ann Kneeland said Friday.
There, she was responsible for the elder abuse protection unit, the violence against women grant
program, the youth mentoring program, the school violence program, and the sexually violent predator unit and victim services.
The city's Family Violence Task Force has received a $90,000 grant to deter violence against women grant
from the state Office of Criminal Justice and Planning, to continue for a second year.