7K Run to Remember | Taking Paws | Human Trafficking Symposium 
Conference Registration   |  LAP in the News
MNADV News & Updates
The 2016 Legislative Session has come to a close. Take a look at our legislative successes and outcomes in our 2016 Final Report.

7K Run to Remember

Join us this Saturday April 23, 2016 at 8:30 am for the 7K Run or 1 Mile Walk, which will be held at the beautiful Centennial Lake in Ellicott City. Presented by the Maryland State Attorneys' Association, in conjunction with National Crime Victims' Rights Week, proceeds from the race will benefit the Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence. Prizes and refreshments will be provided. Check out our Virtual 7k option and pledge to run the distance!

Taking "Paws": Working with Survivors of Domestic Violence who have Service Animals

Thursday, May 19, 2016
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Howard County Library - East Columbia Branch Meeting Room
6600 Cradlerock Way
Columbia, MD 21405

This training will focus on improving services for domestic violence survivors who have service animals.  By the end of the training, participants will be able to:
  • Describe the roles and purposes of service animals
  • Describe the Maryland and federal laws that pertain to accommodations for people with disabilities and in particular people with service animals
  • Identify practical ways to accommodate, protect, and respond to service animals
  • Use best practices for serving survivors with service animals
  • Identify safety planning strategies for survivors with services animals.
Comprehensive Human Trafficking Symposium

Monday, May 9, 2016
9:30 am to 4:30 pm
MedStar St. Mary's Hospital
2nd Floor of Pavilion, Classrooms 1 and 2
Leonardtown, MD 20650

Sessions will include: Sex Trafficking of United States Citizens; Trafficking of Foreign Nationals; Intersecting Abuses: Dating Violence and Human Trafficking; and 

Organizational Readiness: How to Prepare to Serve Human Trafficking Survivors.

Register Here
Conference Registration

MNADV's statewide conference, Inform. Empower. Advocate. Working to End Domestic Violence in Maryland, will be held on Friday, June 3, 2016 from 9:00 am - 4:30 pm at the DoubleTree at Hilton in Annapolis. A national keynote speaker will be featured and attendees can choose from 18 unique workshops that will be offered in three workshop sessions. Registration ends May 2, 2016. The first 150 people who register will be entered to win a gift basket!

Register Here
LAP in the News

Alicia Bickoff, Program Manager at MNADV, recently sat down with Brendan McNamara of ABC2 News, WMAR-TV to discuss the Lethality Assessment Program-Maryland Model (LAP). 

Abby Hannifan, LAP Manager at MNADV, was interviewed by KQ2, where the LAP is being implemented as part of MNADV's national project in Buchanan County, Missouri.

Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence
4601 Presidents Drive, Suite 370 | Lanham, MD 20706 |
301-429-3601 | info@mnadv.org | www.mnadv.org
Statewide Helpline: 1-800-MD-HELPS