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To break the cycle of domestic violence and promote healthy relationships. Contact us now.

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Confidential support group and other resources for victims of abuse. Contact us now.

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Education and Prevention with Youth

Leadership, mentoring, anti-bullying and teen dating abuse prevention programs.

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Engaging Men and Boys

To be allies and leaders in preventing violence. Learn More

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What a great way to end the week! MAAV's Youth Mentoring Program was awarded $15,000 each year for 2 years from the Mass Mentoring Partnership as part of the state's Mentoring Matching Grant program! Our thanks to Senator Jason Lewis and State Representative Kate Lipper-Garabedian for their support of this state funding, and to all the folks at MMP. It's all about the kids! #MMPMMG ... See MoreSee Less

What a great way to end the week! MAAVs Youth Mentoring Program was awarded $15,000 each year for 2 years from the Mass Mentoring Partnership as part of the states Mentoring Matching Grant program! Our thanks to Senator Jason Lewis and State Representative Kate Lipper-Garabedian for their support of this state funding, and to all the folks at MMP. Its all about the kids! #MMPMMG

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Amazing! Congrats to all!!

Bravo to every one of you! An amazing boost to an already successful program! You ROCK!

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Photos From Our 26th Annual Walk & Candlelight Vigil