National Crime Victims' Rights Week

Save the Date: April 19 - 25, 2020

NOVA observes National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW) every year by offering trainings and exciting events throughout the week! Sign up to receive updates on NOVA’s NCVRW 2020 observation.

National Crime Victims' Rights Week 2019

Explore NOVA’s observation of NCVRW 2019. View out Board of Director Awardees, listen to our interview with the leaders of the Victim Rights Movement, and see the fun events we offered!

2019 NOVA Board of Directors Awards

Every year, NOVA recognizes the outstanding advocates, allied professionals and organizations who have been nominated by their peers for their exceptional work in victim advocacy!

Honoring Our Past. Creating Hope For the Future

Since 1981 NOVA has promoted and advanced awareness of victims’ rights during National Crime Victims’ Rights Week.

Listen to our chat with NOVA founders and leaders in the victim rights’ movement, Dr. Marlene Young and Mr. John Stein, sharing the history of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW) and their vision for the future of our movement. 

President Reagan signing the first Crime Victims' Rights Week Proclamation in 1981 with NOVA founder and leader in the victim rights' movement, Dr. Marlene Young.

NOVA observed NCVRW 2019 and offered the following events:

brown bag webinars

Cocktail reception

virtual 5k Walk/run

brown bag webinar

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