2021 NALC Webinars

Earn up to 24 CEUs/year attending our NALC CEU Webinars on best practices in victim advocacy as a NOVA Premier Member. Preview our 2021 Monthly Webinar Schedule here

Save the Date: National Crime Victims’ Rights Week

NOVA observes National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW) every year by offering trainings and exciting events throughout the week! We look forward to celebrating NCVRW through our 2021 theme: United We Advocate, Together We Thrive! In addition to celebrating the advances in victims’ rights and our passion for change, we are also celebrating YOU! Self-care and program innovation will take center-stage as we work together to ensure dignity and respect for all those impacted by crime. #UnitedWeAdvocate

NOVA Crisis Response Team Training™

The NOVA Crisis Response Team Training™ is the most prominent service NOVA offers, providing assistance and disaster relief to victims of crime, mass-casualty and natural disasters by aiding in normalizing their reactions to increasingly abnormal situations, allowing them to being their physical, emotional and financial recovery.

Virtual CRT training is now available! Learn more here. 

NOVA Receives OVW TTA Grant to enhance Campus Coordinated Community Response!

NOVA has been awarded the DOJ Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) FY20 Grant to provide specialized training and technical assistance (TTA) to institutions of higher education with the goal of developing trauma-informed campus coordinated community response (CCR) programs to support all student-survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence and stalking.

Coming Soon: ethics Office 

NOVA is working hard on developing a comprehensive and innovative resource on ethics for victim advocates, opening this year!

Buy a NOVA Mask

Choose from multiple fun NOVA masks and highlight your passion for compassion! Buy one today!


NOVA’s 47th Annual Training Event will be September 11-14, 2021 in Orlando, Florida at the Hilton Bonnet Creek Hotel. Learn more >>>


If you work or live in communities that are impacted by the silent pandemic of #domesticviolence Register for @CONNECT_NYC 's -Understanding Domestic Violence Under COVID-19: Essentials & Intersections. Mon., Wed, Fri. March 15-26th 10AM-11:30AM & 2-3:30PM https://bit.ly/UDVMar21

For NOVA’s 2021 Virtual 5K, raise awareness for victims’ rights, trauma-informed practice and access to #victimservices for all! Order ur #UnitedWeAdvocate Tee --> #NCVRW http://ow.ly/DiVY50DQKrZ
Multiple colors, designs & products available to fit every style! #UnitedWeAdvocate

Support the #VOCAFix Act! Remember to contact your representatives to pass this critical piece of legislation to support vital victim service programs. Lifesaving services for victims are on the line. Get involved here: http://ow.ly/GWE150DRaou
#Crisis4Victims #VOCA #TakeAction

Contact your representatives to pass the #VOCAFix Act. Lifesaving services for victims are on the line. Find a toolkit to get involved here: http://ow.ly/e1we50DR8Py #VOCAFIX #Crisis4Victims

NEW: Chair @SenatorDurbin and Committee Member @LindseyGrahamSC led a bipartisan, bicameral coalition of Members of Congress to introduce critical legislation to strengthen the Victims of Crime Act by fixing how the Crime Victims Fund is funded. https://www.judiciary.senate.gov/press/dem/releases/durbin-graham-bipartisan-senators-lead-legislation-to-strengthen-the-victims-of-crime-act

We just added two new masks! Our #NCVRW #UnitedWeAdvocate mask & the new NOVA #MilitaryAdvocates mask are available now! Visit https://www.bravegowns.com/products/nova-masks to order yours today! @BraveGowns #NACPCredentialedAdvocate #VictimAdvocate #NOVACrisisResponder
#SupportSurvivors ...#NOVAHearts

#NOVA observes National Crime Victims’ Rights Week #NCVRW every year by offering trainings and exciting events throughout the week! We look forward to celebrating NCVRW with our theme: United We Advocate, Together We Thrive! #UnitedWeAdvocate
Learn more: https://www.trynova.org/ncvrw/

The Condensed Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner (SAFE) Course for Social Workers and other professionals @NYCAASA provides an overview of the 40-hour SAFE course. Thurs, March 18, 2021 6:00 AM – 10:30 AM PDT Register today & learn more: http://ow.ly/pPk350DOzYd

Every March @NACDD & their partners work together to create a social media campaign that highlights the many ways in which people with & w/out disabilities come together to form strong, diverse communities. https://www.nacdd.org/ddam1/ #DDAwareness2021 #DDAM2021 #MovingTowardsChange

We have done it again! Let’s welcome our recent graduates of the Basic CRT Training to the NOVA Family! This group is from Lucas County, Ohio. Register for our next CRT class that will begin at the end of April. Registration closes March 5th! More info: http://ow.ly/Zk9k50DLqp4

Good morning! Take a moment to stretch and move your body. The weekend is here, and it's time to do some much-needed self-care. Enjoy your day!

#NOVAHearts #victimadvocate #mentalhealth #wellness #selfcare #Meditation

DUE MONDAY!! NOVA annually presents awards to recognize the extraordinary accomplishments of individuals & programs making inspiring strides in victim services. Nomination form: http://ow.ly/tkE950DngXq Due March 1, 2021
Awardees announced during #NCVRW, April 2021. #NOVAHearts

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