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DVPI Portal Training Webinar
April 11, 2018
The Division of Behavioral Health hosted a DVPI Portal Training webinar for DVPI projects awarded in 2017. The DVPI Portal is the online reporting system where DVPI projects submit their Annual Progress Report (APR) and other documents. The training included an overview of the DVPI Portal: its purpose, type of information stored in the portal, how to login and recover a password, a demonstration on how to fill out the APR using text box fields, and how to navigate the portal. This training was open to all grantees and federal awardees. If you missed the DVPI Portal Training session, please view the recorded webinar session for this important information:
Year 1 Welcome Webinar: New 2017 DVPI Projects
February 7, 2018
The Division of Behavioral Health hosted a welcome webinar for the newly awarded 2017 DVPI projects, those that received brand new awards to complete work on domestic violence and forensic healthcare services. The welcome webinar provided program background overview on DVPI, a review of best/promising practices, resources, and programmatic housekeeping items that included an overview of the funding cycle, notice of award, technical assistance and official communication, contact information for Area Project Officers, National Program Official, and the DVPI Grants Specialist assigned from the Division of Grants Management. Other information included, required reporting information pertaining to financial reporting, annual progress reporting, and the DVPI online data portal and information on the Technical Assistance Providers for Evaluation. Attendance for the webinar was required, so if you are a brand new 2017 DVPI project staff person, please view the recorded webinar for this important information.
Payment Management System Training Webinar
November 30, 2017
The Division of Behavioral Health hosted a training on Payment Management System (PMS) for DBH grantee projects including DVPI grantees and recipient of cooperative agreements. The PMS is a one-stop shop for grant and cooperative agreement payments. The webinar focused on the fundamentals of PMS, including how to complete a payment request, perform account inquires, run reports, access, and filling out the Federal Financial Report (SF-425). If you are current project staff or new to your project, please listen to the recorded webinar for information on PMS. NOTE: This training was open only to grantees and cooperative agreement recipients, not federal awardees. Federal awardees do not use the PMS system.
Welcome Back! MSPI and DVPI Projects Webinar: Year 2
January 31, 2017
The welcome back webinar provided an update on what to expect for DVPI and MSPI projects and included information on upcoming items in the new project year that are of importance. The webinar included information on communication, technical assistance from Area Project Officers, National Program Officials, and the Division of Grants Management; and required reporting information pertaining to financial reporting, annual progress reporting, the DVPI online data portal, and the upcoming in-person DVPI/MSPI national meeting for all projects. Attendance for the webinar was required, so if you are a current DVPI project staff person or new to the project and you missed the webinar, please watch/listen to the webinar for important updates and additional information. Access the recorded webinar from the link below.
MSPI/DVPI Important Project Updates and Q&A Session Webinar
Date: March 9, 2016
This technical assistance webinar addressed updates on important project topics. Topics covered included: continuation application kits; year-2 project narrative development; TA webinars; submission of quarterly financial documents; allowable/unallowable costs; and technical assistance contact information. Because many project staff will have the same questions and need clarification on the same topics/issues during this first project year, a 30-minute question/answer session was provided at the end of this webinar. If you are current project staff or new to the project, please listen to the recorded webinar for important updates, additional information, and to get answers to frequently asked questions.
- AdobeConnect Webinar Recording Link
- MSPI/DVPI Important Project Updates and Q&A Session Webinar slides [PDF - 259 KB]
DVPI Webinars by Purpose Area
Purpose: Technical assistance (TA) webinars are being offered to grantees and IHS awardees to assist with the development of the Year 2 Project Narratives. The TA webinars will be provided by Purpose Area. One (1) TA webinar will be held each week throughout the next 4 weeks for each purpose area. The TA webinars offered each week provide an overview of the same content, so project staff do not have to attend all the listed webinars for their purpose area. Please choose the date/time that is the most convenient for you/your project staff and attend that TA webinar for your purpose area. Please see the tables below and identify your purpose area and see the list of dates/times available for each week.
DVPI Purpose Area 1
|Domestic and Sexual Violence Prevention, Advocacy, and Coordinated Community Responses||Date||Slides|
|DVPI Purpose Area 1: Week 1 Webinar Recording||2/11/16||1:00 PM ET||DVPI Purpose Area 1 [PDF 247 KB]|
|DVPI Purpose Area 1: Week 2 Webinar Recording||2/18/16||DVPI Purpose Area 1 [PDF 247 KB]|
|DVPI Purpose Area 1: Week 3 Recording||2/25/16||DVPI Purpose Area 1 [PDF 247 KB]|
|DVPI Purpose Area 1: Week 4||3/02/16||DVPI Purpose Area 1 [PDF 247 KB]|