The Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) has awarded the Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence (MNADV) funding under the OVW Technical Assistance Program to provide training and technical assistance to aid communities across the country in promoting or enhancing strategies to address homicide prevention and reduce violence against women through the National Lethality Assessment Program—Maryland Model (LAP) Training and Technical Assistance Project.
Under this Program, the MNADV can provide cost-free train-the-trainer instruction and technical assistance to community-based domestic violence victim services programs and their partnering law enforcement agencies to implement the Domestic Violence Lethality Assessment Program (LAP) in their jurisdictions.
You can download the application and relevant information here: 1. Fillable Application for OVW LAP Round2.
This project was supported by Grant No. 2011-TA-AX-K111 awarded by the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this program are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women.
For more information on the Lethality Assessment Program, go here.