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19th District Congressman Antonio Delgado announced the Transitional Housing Assistance Program at Opportunities for Otsego, Inc. received $475,000 in federal funding from the Office on Violence Against Women within the Department of Justice. It will pay for more than 40 residences to be used by domestic violence survivors and their families. The grant also allows for resource expansion to assist victims of domestic violence through rental and utility subsidies, career and financial counseling, and other supportive services.