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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.

Walk Group

Raising Community Awareness

MAAV's 23rd Annual Walk & Candlelight Vigil will be held on Sunday, October 28, 2018. Learn more!.

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Education and Prevention with Youth

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

Check out this awesome entry in our #WordsHavePower poster contest, created by a student at the Lincoln School. We love this story about just how painful words can be! ... See MoreSee Less

Check out this awesome entry in our #WordsHavePower poster contest, created by a student at the Lincoln School. We love this story about just how painful words can be!

We love how the kind words rise to the top of this poster design, created by an 8th grader at St. Mary's School! #WordsHavePower ... See MoreSee Less

We love how the kind words rise to the top of this poster design, created by an 8th grader at St. Marys School! #WordsHavePower
  • 23rd Annual Walk & Candlelight Vigil Will Be Held on October 28
    23rd Annual Walk & Candlelight Vigil Will Be Held on October 28
    All of us at MAAV are hard at work planning our 23rd Annual Walk Against Violence and Candlelight Vigil. This event, which serves as MAAV’s largest annual fundraiser, will be held on Sunday, October 28th at 4:00 p.m. at the Melrose Veteran’s Memorial Middle School. The theme of this year’s event is “Words Have Power.” This…
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