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Bucks Co Conference on Crimes Against Children

Date: June 4, 2019
Time:  8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Place:  Delaware Valley University, Life Sciences Building, 700 E. Butler Ave., Doylestown, PA  18901
More Information:  buckscac.org/conference
Contact:  Erika Goettler or Steve Doerner, Bucks Co Children’s Advocacy Center at 267-927-0639 or conference@buckscac.org
Cost:
$55.00 –  Bucks County Multidisciplinary Team… Continue reading

Article categories: events, news, training. - Posted on: February 15, 2019. - Read more News, Events and Training stories

Free Training on Child Sexual Abuse Prevention

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

Article categories: events, news, training. - Posted on: January 8, 2019. - Read more News, Events and Training stories

Fostering a Culture Where Victims Can Speak Out

NOVA’s Executive Director, Penny Ettinger, wrote an Opinion piece to the Bucks County Courier Times.
We would like to hear your opinion!  Please go to the article and leave a comment on the bottom:
http://buckscountycouriertimes.com/opinion/20180105/guest-opinion-lets-foster-culture-where-victims-feel-they-can-speak-out

Guest Opinion: Let’s foster a culture where victims feel they can speak out

So many of… Continue reading

Article categories: events, news. - Posted on: December 28, 2017. - Read more News, Events and Training stories

Trauma Informed Yoga Group

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

Article categories: events, news. - Posted on: July 17, 2017. - Read more News, Events and Training stories

Free Vinemobile App to Track Offenders

Vinemobile makes it much easier to track and be notified of the status of offenders in county correctional institutions and the PA State Prison System.  This mobile app is available through the Apple App Store and Google Play and can be downloaded on Android and iPhone devices.  Vinemobile is completely free and anonymous for users,… Continue reading

Article categories: events, news. - Posted on: March 29, 2016. - Read more News, Events and Training stories