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Our Mission

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

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Outreach and Support for Victims

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

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Raising Community Awareness

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Education and Prevention with Youth

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


Engaging Men and Boys

To be allies and leaders in preventing violence. Learn More

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  • 25th Annual Walk & Vigil a Great Success!
    25th Annual Walk & Vigil a Great Success!
    In the midst of a pandemic, the community turned out in force for MAAV! Thank you to everyone who participated in our socially-distanced 25th Annual Walk Against Violence over the weekend of October 24-25. We were delighted to see so many people walking the traditional route around Ell Pond individually, with friends, family and small…
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  • Watch Now: 2020 Candlelight Vigil
    Watch Now: 2020 Candlelight Vigil
    At the heart of our Walk & Candlelight Vigil every year are the victims of domestic violence homicide in our state. We couldn’t gather together in person this year, but we held our Candlelight Vigil remotely. Join us as we honor Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan with our 10th Annual Advocacy in Action Award and…
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Photos From Our 25th Annual Walk & Candlelight Vigil