August 20, 2020 - 9:00am
The New York State Office of Victim Services (OVS) launches a NEW online community for Victim Assistance Programs (VAPs).
This month, The New York State Office of Victim Services (OVS) announced the official launch of VAP Connect, an online community for OVS-funded Victim Assistance Programs (VAPs).
Built as a member-based online forum, VAP Connect provides a space for VAPs to come together, network and share valuable information and best practices with one another, while also staying in touch with the latest updates from OVS.
VAP Connect is is officially live and victim service providers are encouraged to register and start engaging with fellow VAP communities.
OVS has also made an official VAP Connect Tip Sheet available to help new members get started and recently hosted and recorded a VAP Connect Launch Q&A Webinar, demoing this new and exciting platform. Links to these resources are available below.