Public and private sources of funding for sexual assault treatment programs

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  • Federal aid to community health services -- United States -- Directories,
  • Rape -- United States -- Prevention

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StatementNCPCR (National Center for the Prevention and Control of Rape)
SeriesDHHS publication -- no. (ADM) 81-1117
ContributionsNational Institute of Mental Health (U.S.), National Center for the Prevention and Control of Rape (U.S.)
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Paginationvi, 35 p. :
Number of Pages35
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Open LibraryOL14909945M

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