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The Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence

The Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence (MNADV) is the state domestic violence coalition that brings together victim service providers, allied professionals, and concerned individuals for the common purpose of reducing intimate partner and family violence and its harmful effects on our citizens. The Network accomplishes this goal by providing education, training, resources, and advocacy to advance victim safety and abuser accountability. 

Recent Articles


CDC’s NISVS 2010 Report on Intimate Partner Violence Released

The National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey (NISVS) is an ongoing, nationally-representative telephone sur vey that collects detailed information on IPV, sexual violence, and stalking victimization of adult women and men ages 18 and older in the United States. The survey collects data on past-year and lifetime experiences of violence. CDC developed NISVS to better […]


New BJS Report Finds DV Accounted for 1/5 of Violent Acts

Domestic Violence Accounted for About a Fifth of all Violent Victimizations Between 2003 and 2012 Domestic violence accounted for 21 percent of all violent victimizations during the period from 2003 to 2012, the Justice Department’s Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) announced today. Intimate partner violence (15 percent) accounted for a greater percentage of all violent […]


New CDC Study Links IPV and HIV

Links between Intimate Partner Violence and HIV CDC’s new research brief explores the intersection of intimate partner violence (IPV) and HIV in women.  In the United States, over 35% of women have experienced rape, physical violence, or stalking by an intimate partner in their lifetime; and women and adolescent girls accounted for 20% of new […]


Sunday, January 26, 2014: Women’s Legislative Briefing

The Montgomery County Commission for Women and our many co-sponsoring organizations invite you to the 2014 Women’s Legislative Briefing. Registration begins at noon with light refreshments, and the conference will open with a keynote address followed by a panel discussion on Women’s Issues in Congress. Compelling seminars on legislation in the Maryland General Assembly will fill out […]