MCASA helps prevent sexual assault, advocates for accessible, compassion care for survivors of sexual violence, and works to hold offenders accountable. They Offer Education ActivitiesPromoting public awareness of sexual violence issues and rape crisis and recovery center services. Providing training for professionals such as counselors, advocates, medical personnel, law enforcement, and court personnel. Sponsoring statewide conferences.
Phone: (301) 328-7023
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.
Phone: (301) 429-3601
VASAP serves victims of crimes such as rape, sexual assault, homicide (surviving family and friends), driving while intoxicated (DWI), and vehicular manslaughter victims, bullying, terrorism, torture, hate violence, robbery, carjacking, purse snatching, assault, battery, stalking, harassment, auto theft, burglary, arson, larceny, vandalism, and adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse. The goals of the Victim Assistance and Sexual Assault Program are: To ensure that professional and volunteer services are made available to all victims. To encourage the establishment of formalized procedures and sensitive treatment of victims within the medical community and criminal justice system. To develop each citizen's awareness of the threat that sexual assault and general crime imply within our community. To increase the conviction rate of assailants and thereby decrease the number of sexual assaults and general crime by providing professional, volunteer, and advocacy services to victims.
Phone: (240) 777-4357