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

Save the Date! Evening in Paris

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NOVA presents An Evening in Paris

Mark your calendar for an evening of silent and live auctions and entertainment.
Thursday, April 4, 2019
5:30pm to 8:30pm
Warrington Country Club – 1360 Almshouse Rd, Warrington, PA 18976

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2019 Elder Abuse Symposium – Registration Open

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

DATE: Thursday, May 23, 2019
TIME: 8:30 am to 4:15 pm
PLACE: Bucks County Community College, Zlock Performing Arts Center, 275 Swamp Rd, Newtown, PA 18940
COST: Free

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Homicide Survivor Group Forming

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Homicide Survivor Support Group – starting in the Jamison Office on Monday, March 18th.  The group will be held on Monday evenings, 7:00 pm to  8:30 pm and will run for 8 to 10 weeks.


Call Hotline at 1-800-675-6900 for more information.

Free Training on Child Sexual Abuse Prevention

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Stewards of Children® is a prevention training that teaches adults how to prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse. It is the only nationally distributed, evidence-informed program proven to increase knowledge, improve attitudes, and change child protective behaviors. This training uses a practical, five-step approach to prevention and response that enables… Continue reading

Forensic Nursing Conference

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Hosted by Abington – Jefferson Health FNE Team and Network of Victim Assistance (NOVA)

DATE: May 31, 2019
TIME: 8:00 am to 5:30 pm
PLACE: Abington Jefferson Health, 1200 Old York Road, Abington, PA 19001
COST: $60 (Includes breakfast and lunch. Check or credit card. No refunds for cancellations.)
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Join NOVA’s Speaker’s Bureau

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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

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