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

Protecting PA’s Children: What Adult Volunteers Working With Children Need to Know

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Date:  Wed., February 4, 2015
Time:  1:30 to 3:00 pm
Place:  Online (instructions & log in info will be sent after registration)
Cost:  Free
Register Now!

Over the last year, Pennsylvania enacted significant new legal requirements related to how child abuse is defined, reported and investigated. Adult volunteers have… Continue reading

House Renews Efforts to End Human Trafficking

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick (PA-8) took to the House floor this week in recognition of Human Trafficking Awareness Month and in support of legislative efforts to address the crime and its victims.

“Putting an end to the deplorable crime of human trafficking and modern day slavery in our region and around the… Continue reading

Fundraising for Human Trafficking

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The International Human Rights Advocates (IHRA) is a student run pro bono organization at Penn Law that supports human rights advocacy throughout the world.  NOVA is partnering with the Penn Law/IHRA in their work on human trafficking and domestic violence in Moldova.  Help support their work by ordering a tee-shirt or hoodie today.

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KCIT Basic Crisis Response Team Training – Free!

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Date:  March 23 to 26, 2015
Time:  Monday = 8:45 am to 4:00 pm, Tuesday to Thursday = 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Place: NOVA Jamison Office, 2370 York Road, B1, Jamison, PA  18929
Cost:  Free – includes lunch and training materials
Contact:  Michelle Kern at 215-343-6543 or michelle@novabucks.org
Registration Deadline:  March… Continue reading

Free Vinemobile App to Track Offenders

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Vinemobile makes it much easier to track and be notified of the status of offenders in county correctional institutions and the PA State Prison System.  This mobile app is available through the Apple App Store and Google Play and can be downloaded on Android and iPhone devices.  Vinemobile is completely free and anonymous for users,… 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

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