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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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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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Check out this year's Walk t-shirts! Our 25th Anniversary shirts are available to anyone who registers for this year's Walk at the $50 level or higher. Learn more about the different levels and how to register here: secure.frontstream.com/maav-25th-annual-walk!! ... See MoreSee Less

Check out this years Walk t-shirts! Our 25th Anniversary shirts are available to anyone who registers for this years Walk at the $50 level or higher. Learn more about the different levels and how to register here: https://secure.frontstream.com/maav-25th-annual-walk!!

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  • 25th Annual Walk & Vigil: The Details
    25th Annual Walk & Vigil: The Details
    We invite you to join us for MAAV’s 25th Anniversary Walk & Candlelight Vigil, taking place this October.  This year’s walk theme is: “Lighting the Way Together,” a message we think reflects MAAV’s 25 years in the community and one that resonates even more as the community comes together to deal with the pandemic. Updates…
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  • 25th Anniversary Bracelets Now Available!
    25th Anniversary Bracelets Now Available!
    MAAV’s 25th Anniversary Domestic Violence Awareness Bracelets are now available! We are selling these beautiful handmade bracelets, which feature purple jasper gemstone beads, online and in stores around Melrose. Click here for more information or to purchase one now!
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