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

NO BULLying Run – Registration Open!

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Date: Sunday, June 11, 2017
Time:  8:30 AM (1 mile run/walk) and 9:00 AM (5 mile run)
Place:  Doylestown Central Park, 310 Wells Road, Doylestown, PA  18901
Cost:  $10 ( 1 mile run/walk) and $30 (5 mile run) – (Price increases to $15 and $35 after June 7, 2017)


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Wear Teal Day in Bucks County

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Wear Teal Day – April 20, 2017.

Teal is the color chosen to represent and raise awareness for sexual assault survivors.  Wearing teal shows your support for victims of sexual violence and for those working to end violence in our homes, communities, and nation.
Thank you for your support!

Sexual Assault Statistics:

Every 98 seconds, an American is… Continue reading

Forensic Nursing Conference – Registration Open

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2nd Annual Bucks, Montgomery and Philadelphia County Regional Forensic Nursing Conference
Friday May 12, 2017
Time:  8:00 am to 5:00 pm (Registration starts at 7:30 am)
Place:  Abington Jefferson Health, 1200 Old York Rd, Abington, PA  19001
Cost:  $50.00
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2017 Elder Abuse Symposium – Register Now

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14th Annual William J. Neff Sr. Symposium on the Prevention of Crimes Against Older Adults

Date: Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Time:  8:30 am to 4:00 pm
Place: Bucks County Community College, 275 Swamp Road, Newtown, PA 18940, Gateway Center Auditorium
Cost:  Free Event – limited to 300 people
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KCIT Basic Crisis Response Team Training

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Keystone Crisis Intervention Team (KCIT)
Date:  June 19-22, 2017 – all day training
Place:  Country Inn & Suites by Carlson, State College, PA
Cost:  $250 (includes hotel, training materials, breakfast and lunch each day)
Contact:  Michelle Kern at 215-343-6543 or
Application Deadline:  May 12, 2017

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Press Conference – Outreach to Child Abuse Victims

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NOVA hosted a press conference March 1st at their main office in Jamison, PA. Two very brave women released statements that they were the victims of suspected serial child sex offender, William Charles Thomas and offered messages of hope and encouragement to anyone who is a victim of child sexual assault.

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