Governor awards grants to assist child abuse victims in 10 counties

January 3, 2023

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $769,578 to help provide services to child victims of abuse, neglect and sexual assault in 10 central and east Alabama counties. The grants will help five nonprofit organizations provide services including advocacy and accompaniment, emotional support and safety services, court assistance and assistance in filing compensation […]

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Gov. Ivey awards grants to assist domestic violence and sexual assault victims statewide

December 14, 2022

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $7.1 million to help provide services to domestic violence victims across the state. The funds will provide services including safe shelter, crisis lines, counseling, referrals, advocacy and assistance in filing victims’ compensation claims. “Domestic violence unfortunately continues to affect some Alabama families and residents, and they […]

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Gov. Ivey awards $1.4 million to assist child abuse victims in north Alabama

December 13, 2022

MONTGOMERY— Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded $1.4 million to help child abuse victims in 10 north Alabama counties have access to professional assistance through five nonprofit organizations. The grants will enable the organizations to provide services including mental health assistance, medical services referrals, advocacy and assisting in filing victims’ compensation claims. “Child abuse victims and […]

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Gov. Ivey awards grants in north Alabama for child advocacy

December 9, 2022

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a total of $1.6 million to eight agencies in north Alabama that help children who are victims of abuse and neglect. Organizations receiving the grants provide emotional and safety support and legal assistance to child victims and non-offending family members in 10 counties. “Child abuse can leave victims […]

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Gov. Ivey awards grants for child advocacy in southeast Alabama

December 9, 2022

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded nearly $884,000 to help victims of child abuse and neglect in southeast Alabama. The grants to five child advocacy programs will provide emotional support and other aid to child victims in 11 counties. The advocacy agencies also assist law enforcement agencies with investigations and prosecuting offenders. “Child abuse […]

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Gov. Ivey awards grants to make Alabama’s highways safer

December 7, 2022

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded four grants totaling about $1.73 million to help keep Alabama highways safe and ensure that motorists who break state traffic laws are held accountable. The governor awarded $1.54 million to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency and another $187,179 to the state Office of Prosecution Services. ALEA will use […]

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Gov. Ivey awards $464,029 to reduce energy costs for several cities, schools and nonprofits across Alabama

November 9, 2022

MONTGOMERY— Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $464,029 to help local governments, public schools and nonprofit groups cut expenses by making their facilities more energy efficient. The grant recipients will replace outdated heating, cooling, lighting or other systems with modern and efficient equipment that is less expensive to operate. One grant is also being […]

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Next online state surplus property auction starts Nov. 3

November 1, 2022

MONTGOMERY — Laptops, office furniture, vehicles and even electric Zamboni floor sweepers are among the lots up for bid in the next online state surplus property auction starting this Thursday. The Surplus Property Division of the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs is hosting the auction via GovDeals.com starting at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. […]

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