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

Training – Ethical Decision Making: What to Do When You Can’t Look It Up

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Date:  Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Time:  9:30 am to 12:30 pm
Place:  Doylestown Hospital Training Room J, 595 West State St., Doylestown, PA  18901
Cost:  $70 a person
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Ethics is more than just a set of facts. It also means thinking through or solving ethical problems. Practitioners… 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

Supporting Children & Teens – Addressing Child Sexual Abuse – NOVA Facilitated a Community Conversation

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In response to parents’ concerns and children’s questions surrounding the allegations of sexual assault of a student by a teacher in the Central Bucks School District – and a desire to support and protect students in all school districts – Network of Victim Assistance facilitated a community conversation on Monday, September 22, 2014 at Tamanend Middle… Continue reading

40th Anniversary Celebration & Auction was a Success!

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Thank you everyone for making the 40th Celebration and Auction a resounding success!
(See NOVA’s Facebook page for more photos.)

Bucks County Commissioner Robert G. Loughery with Michelle Obetz (NOVA board member and Chair of the Special Events Committee) and Jason Obetz

NOVA… Continue reading

Bowman’s Tavern Collects Items for NOVA

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Items collected for NOVA client families, general counseling supplies

Throughout July, Bowman’s Tavern on River Road in New Hope encouraged its neighbors, patrons and staff to contribute items and cash for a Christmas in July fundraiser for Network of Victim Assistance.

Specifically, the tavern at 1600 River Road collected clothing, toys and games,… Continue reading

Wear Teal Day in Bucks County

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Check out our slide show of Bucks County community members wearing teal in support of Sexual Assault Awareness Month on Wear Teal Day – April 25, 2014.  Teal is the color chosen to represent and raise awareness for sexual assault survivors.  Please join us in wearing something teal to show your support for… Continue reading

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