Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence


Training of Legal Professionals in the Field of Domestic Violence

OPDV funds two single source grants through our Local Assistance appropriation for the training of legal professionals in the field of domestic violence and for the operation of legal clinics to assist victims of domestic violence.


Albany Law School (C200892) located at 80 New Scotland Avenue, Albany, NY 12208. Contract Term: July 1, 2015 – June 30, 2020; Contract Amount: $500,000

Research Foundation of SUNY Buffalo (C00001GG) located at 415 O'Brian Hall, North Campus Buffalo, NY 14260-1100. Contract Term: August 1, 2019 – July 31, 2020; Contract Amount $80,000

A waiver of MWBE requirements has been granted for these contracts due to a lack of non-exempt budgetary categories.