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

NOVA’s 2015 Galaxy Auction – Buy Tickets Now

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NOVA invites you to an evening of delicious food, wine, beer and fun auction items!

Date:  October 15, 2015
Time:  6:00 PM
Place:  Doylestown Country Club (20 Country Club Lane, Doylestown, PA)
Cost: $45 a person
Purchase Tickets: Register and Buy Now
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October is National Bullying Prevention Month

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Comcast Newsmakers speaks with Laura Beth Halter, Secondary Education Coordinator for NOVA, about National Bullying Prevention Month.

Join the movement!  October is a time when communities can unite nationwide to raise awareness of bullying prevention through events, activities, outreach, and education.

Go to PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center for more information and… Continue reading

Fall Support Group

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Parent Support Group – 5 weeks in length beginning mid-October.
Meeting in Jamison and Fairless Hills Office.
Open to parents & caregivers of child victims.

Call Hotline at 1-800-675-6900 for more information.

Webinar: Personal Safety for Children with Developmental Disabilities

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Date:  Thurs., October 29, 2015
Time:  10:00 am to 12:00 pm EDT
Cost:  $15.00
Place:  online event
More Information

There is consistent evidence that children with developmental disabilities are at higher risk for abuse. According to a meta-analysis of findings from studies, children with… Continue reading

Road Construction near NOVA’s Jamison Office

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York Road (Route 263) will undergo a major traffic change starting 10/2/14.   All northbound traffic will be shifted into the southbound lanes and traffic for each direction will flow on the southbound side between Meyer Way and Sugar Bottom Road.  Please allow extra travel time when traveling to this office and be alert to new… Continue reading

Training on Mandated Reporting of Child Abuse at BCCC

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Effective January 1, 2015, all health-related licensed professionals in PA, who are licensed through the Department of State, are required under ACT 31 of 2014 in PA to receive training on Mandated Reporting as a condition of renewal for their license.

Protecting children is the responsibility of us all. Anybody who suspects that a child… Continue reading

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