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.

Donate to the Network of Victim Assistance

News, Events & Training


Article categories: events, news

Run, Walk, Stroll or Roll Against Bullying!  Join us for family friendly activities, raffles and character appearances!
Date:  Sunday, June 10, 2018
Register at:
Time:  7:30 am (registration opens) 8:30 am (1 mile fun run) and 9:00 am (5 mile run)
Cost: $10 for 1 mile… Continue reading

Here For You: Supporting, Empowering & Providing Services to LGBTQ+ Youth

Article categories: events, news, training

Date: Friday, June 1, 2018
Time: 9:00 am to 2:30 pm
Place: Bucks Co Community College (Newtown Campus), Rollins Student Center
Cost: FREE and lunch is provided
Registration: e-mail Lark Irwin at (Registration Required)

Presented by Bucks Rainbow Allies
Building on LGBTQ+ 101 competency,… Continue reading

Free Training on Child Sexual Abuse Prevention

Article categories: events, news, training

Are you interested in being trained in the child sexual abuse prevention training Darkness to Light: Stewards of Children? NOVA has 3 open trainings coming up this summer (dates and locations below). Call Grace at (215) 343-6543 or email at to register for this FREE training.

Doylestown Library – 150 S…. Continue reading

Join NOVA’s Speaker’s Bureau

Article categories: news, training

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

Forensic Nursing Conference – REGISTER NOW

Article categories: events, news, training

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
COST: Cost: $50.00 (breakfast and lunch included)Continue reading

Bucks Co Conference on Crimes Against Children

Article categories: events, news, training

Date: June 5, 2018
Time:  8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Place:  Delaware Valley University, Life Sciences Building, 700 E. Butler Ave., Doylestown, PA  18901
More Information:
Contact:  Erika Goettler or Steve Doerner, Bucks Co Children’s Advocacy Center at 267-927-0639 or
$40.00 –  Bucks County MDT MembersContinue reading

Read more news, events and training information