Government will work in partnership with MP-AM in caring for victims of violenceEquipe de profissionais atuarão no Programa chamado ‘Recomeçar’.
The Government of Amazonas, through the Social Promotion Fund (FPS), and Department of Justice, Citizenship and Human Rights (Sejusc), will sign a technical cooperation agreement with the prosecution of the Amazon (MP-AM), through the Justice Attorney General, on Tuesday, day 05 July for the implementation of the "Program of Assistance to Victims of Violence - Start". The launching ceremony of the program will be carried out in Annex II of the MP-AM, located in Aleixo, 19, Central South zone of Manaus.
The "Care Program for Victims of Violence – Start "aims to identify needs and provide technical and scientific grant for treatment, counseling and psychosocial support to victims of violence and family. It will work with staff of the Government of Amazonas professionals and prosecutors.
The Social Promotion Fund will provide social worker, psychologist and educator to ensure access to programs and services developed by the State Government to promote, protect and defend the rights of victims of violence. Already Sejusc should promote the training of professionals who will work in the Program Start. Special rooms and a toy library were prepared to receive and treat victims in the new space.
The Start provides, also, home visits with the idea of promoting awareness of the families of the victims of violence on the importance of psychosocial support in cases of violence.
The referral of victims to Start, considered an innovative initiative among MP's around the country, It will be done by prosecutors, concomitantly to the offering of complaints with the Judiciary.