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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.

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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.

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Engaging Men and Boys

To be allies and leaders in preventing violence. Learn More

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Congratulations to the members of MAAV's Student Action Board and all the MHS seniors graduating tonight! You have made us proud, showing grace, humor and resilience in the face of these challenging times. We'll be watching remotely and cheering you on! ... See MoreSee Less

Congratulations to the members of MAAVs Student Action Board and all the MHS seniors graduating tonight! You have made us proud, showing grace, humor and resilience in the face of these challenging times. Well be watching remotely and cheering you on!

Chanel Miller's powerful memoir "Know My Name," about her journey as a survivor of sexual assault, was MAAV's community read-in book this spring. For Chanel, drawing is also a creative outlet and source of strength, and her artwork is now on display at a museum in San Francisco. Congratulations, Chanel! #LightingtheWayTogether ... See MoreSee Less

Chanel Millers powerful memoir Know My Name, about her journey as a survivor of sexual assault, was MAAVs community read-in book this spring. For Chanel, drawing is also a creative outlet and source of strength, and her artwork is now on display at a museum in San Francisco. Congratulations, Chanel! #LightingtheWayTogetherImage attachmentImage attachment
  • Men4MAAV Award
    Men4MAAV Award
    Do you know a man who has had a positive impact on the community and serves as a positive role model for healthy masculinity? We are looking for nominations for our first-ever Men4MAAV Award for Excellence in Male Leadership. More details and the Nomination Form can be found here.
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