Office of Crime Victim Services

Sexual Assault Victim Services (SAVS) Grant


SAVS grants are provided by the Wisconsin Department of Justice.  To be eligible for a SAVS grant an applicant must be a nonprofit or public agency which provides or proposes to provide the following services to sexual assault victims: 


  • Advocacy and counseling services
  • Crisis telephone services 24/7
  • Professional intervention and prevention education
  • Services for victims with special needs or that are hard to reach such as rural residents, men, children, elderly, disabled, and other underserved groups


For complete program and eligibility information, refer to the SAVS Program Guidelines (PDF)


Questions can be directed to Karen Moore at 608-267-9340.


2014 SAVS Grantees (PDF)


SAVS Documents and Forms

SAVS Guidelines

SAVS Budget Revision Form (MS Word) or (MS Excel)

SAVS Third Quarter Financial Status Report
SAVS Third Quarter Financial Status Report Instructions

SAVS Document Library

SAVS Program Guidelines

Additional Helpful Information (for E-Grants Application)

Additional Budget Summary

Paid Sexual Assault Staff

Sexual Assault Services Profile

SAVS Grant Work Plan

SAVS Eligibility Checklist

Audit Responsibility

Statistical Requirements