MNADV Serving Survivors During COVID-19

The Maryland Domestic Violence Service Providers remain committed to serving survivors of intimate partner violence. To learn how local programs are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, click on the following links: Allegany County Family Crisis Resource Center 24 Hour Helpline: 301-759-9244 Emergency Shelter Individual & Group Counseling (via phone or.. READ MORE

COVID-19 Safety Planning

General Challenges Surrounding Being Confined with an Abuser Due to COVID-19 New Challenges for Survivors Maintaining safety when living with an abusive partner is difficult under the best of circumstances. However, with COVID-19 causing many people to telework and practice social distancing, victims of intimate partner violence (IPV).. READ MORE

LAP Guidelines During COVID-19

In response to the current COVID-19 pandemic, MNADV has developed a set of guidelines for Lethality Assessment Program practitioners. We know times of high stress and unemployment can lead to a significant increase on cases of intimate partner violence (IPV). MNADV recommends to continue the implementation of the Lethality.. READ MORE