The Network of Victim Assistance is a Bucks County Pennsylvania non-profit organization.   NOVA offers personal safety educational programs to children and youth, adults, seniors and individuals with disabilities in schools, community centers and professional settings.   NOVA is also an advocate for victims and victims’ rights. We provide support and accompaniment to all criminal justice proceedings. We speak in support of victims and victims’ rights on the local, state and national levels.   In addition, NOVA provides absolutely free one-on-one short-term counseling to help victims, their families and significant others to identify and work through their thoughts and feelings surrounding their victimization.

In Crisis? Get help 24 hours a day from the Network of Victim Assistance. 800-675-6900.

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News, Events & Training

Free 1 Hour Yoga Class

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Date:  Sat., April 21, 2018
Time:  10:30 am to 11:30 am
Place:  Mercer Museum, 84 S. Pine St., Doylestown, PA
More Info: or 215-343-6543

Join Network of Victim Assistance (NOVA) for a free 1-hour yoga class led by trauma-informed yoga instructor, Kelly Hagenbaugh, at the Mercer Museum!

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Join NOVA’s Speaker’s Bureau

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NOVA invites you to join with our staff and volunteers to help spread the word about our programs and services so that everyone in the Bucks community knows where to get the help they need to exercise their rights in the criminal justice system and to recover from the physical, emotional and financial trauma of… Continue reading

Community Crisis Response Conference

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Date:  May 2 to 4, 2018
Place:  Ramada Conference and Golf Hotel, 1450 S. Atherton Street, State College, PA  16801
Cost: $150 for Full Attendance, $50 for May 4th Keynotes only (fee includes meals during conference)
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Painting with a Purpose

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Date:  Friday, May 4, 2018
Time:  6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Place:  998 Second Street Pike, Richboro, PA 18954
Cost:  $35 a person (50% of ticket sales will support the Bucks County Children’s Advocacy Center – a program of NOVA’s)
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2018 Elder Abuse Symposium – Registration Open

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William J. Neff Sr. Symposium on the Prevention of Crimes Against Older Adults

DATE: Tuesday, May 22, 2018
TIME: 8:30 am to 4:15 pm
PLACE: Bucks County Community College, Gateway Center – Auditorium, 275 Swamp Rd, Newtown, PA 18940
COST: Free
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Forensic Nursing Conference – REGISTER NOW

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Third Annual Southeastern Pennsylvania Forensic Nursing Conference

hosted by
Abington Hospital – Jefferson Health and Network of Victim Assistance (NOVA)

DATE: Friday, June 1, 2018
TIME: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
PLACE: Abington Jefferson Health,1200 Old York Road, Abington, PA 19001
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