USA – VictimConnect Research Capacity Building (Jennifer Yahner, Malore Dusenbery, Sara Bastomski, Urban Institute)

This brief is the sixth of seven toolkit resources supporting the Urban Institute’s formative evaluation of the VictimConnect Resource Center. The evaluation was conducted in 2019 and 2020 with funding from the National Institute of Justice. In this brief, we summarize activities that the National Center for Victims of Crime has engaged in with Urban’s assistance to build research capacity in preparation for a comprehensive implementation evaluation and rigorous outcome evaluation of VictimConnect.