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

Tickets on Sale! Evening at Coney Island!

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Step right up to the fun-filled, one night only, event of the year!
An evening of silent and live auctions, entertainment and carnival games.
Date: Thursday, November 2, 2017
Time: 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Cost: $65.00 per person – price includes carnival themed food stations and 3-hour open bar (beer &… Continue reading

After Las Vegas shootings: What do we tell the kids?

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Parent Child Talking

This guide offers thoughts on how parents can help their children process Monday’s terrible news out of Las Vegas.

https://store.samhsa.gov/shin/content/SMA12-4732/SMA12-4732.pdf

Trauma Support Groups Forming

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Trauma-Informed Yoga Group – forming for the spring

TREM Group (Trauma Recorvery and Empowerment Model) – forming for adult women survivors of sexual trauma.  Starting in the fall in Perkasie and in the Fairless Hills Office.

Parent of Teenage Survivors of Sexual Trauma – Support group forming in Fairless Hills office 

Male Survivors of… Continue reading

Training on Mandated Reporting of Child Abuse at BCCC

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Do you need Mandated Reporting of Child Abuse training?

All health-related licensed professionals and funeral directors, who are licensed through the Department of State, are required under ACT 31 of 2014 in PA to receive 3 hours of training on Mandated Reporting as a condition of renewal for their license. This training is approved by… Continue reading

Trauma Informed Yoga Group

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NOVA was awarded a grant from Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency to bring Trauma Informed Yoga Groups to NOVA’s clients. Extensive research through Bessel van der Kolk’s Trauma Center has proven that yoga is an effective strategy for treating the symptoms of post-traumatic stress. Survivors of sexual trauma often struggle with feeling unsafe and… Continue reading

NO BULLying Run – Results Are In…

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5 Mile & 1 Mile Results Thanks to our sponsors, volunteers and participants
the 5th Annual NO BULLying Run and Fun Walk was a success!

Thank you to our 2017 TITLE Sponsor:

Penn Community Bank

Thank you to our 2017 PLATINUM Sponsors:

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