Hudson Freeholders Approve $120K Grant For Sexual Assault Nursing Examiners & Response Team

Hudson County– The Hudson County Board of Chosen Freeholders approved the acceptance of grant funds for the Sexual Assault Nursing Examiners and the Sexual Assault Response Team Program for $120,523.

These grant funds are to be utilized to address the physical, emotional and psychological needs of sexual assault victims by reducing victimization, ensuring compassionate, sensitive and comprehensive delivery of multi-disciplinary services in a non-judgmental victim center.

The Grant Program will commence from October 1, 2020 to September 30, 2021.

Freeholder Chairman Anthony Vainieri along with the Board of Chosen Freeholders are committed to providing the necessary resources to assist the members of the community who are victims of sexual assault.