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New Options for Violent Actions (NOVA)

NOVA is a 26 week state certified Batterer Intervention Program designed to provide educational information on how to change abusive behaviors toward intimate partners.

 
Admission

Candidates for admission must be court-ordered or referred by another agency or individual. Volunteers are accepted under certain criteria. Candidates must complete an assessment prior to admission into NOVA.
Assessments (usually lasting an hour) are conducted by Case Coordinators at the NOVA office in the Post Judgment Center, in the Mecklenburg County Courts Building Room 4000 and at the NOVA Administrative Office, 3623 Latrobe Drive, Suite 107. Candidates may call to schedule an appointment Monday through Friday. Walk-ins are accepted based upon availability.

Candidates are screened for lethality, mental health and substance abuse status.

Locations

NOVA
2732 Rozzelles Ferry Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28208 (Map)
704-336-4344

NOVA Assessments
Post Judgment Center
Criminal Courts Building
832 East 4th Street
Room 4000
Charlotte, NC 28202 (Map)

Orientation and Group

All participants must attend an initial orientation session in order to become familiar with program rules and regulations prior to beginning.

NOVA is conducted in a weekly open ended group session format. All groups are held at 2732 Rozzell's Ferry Rd., Charlotte, NC 28208 (Map).

        Men's Group Schedule (Choose a day and time from below):

                  Tuesday    6:00 pm  to  8:00 pm 
                  Thursday   9:00 am  to  11:00 am 
                  Thursday   6:00 pm  to  8:00 pm 
                  Saturday   10:00 am to  12:00 NOON

        Women's Group Schedule:

                  Thursday    5:30 pm  to  7:30 pm


        Spanish Group Schedule:

                  Tuesday     6:00 pm  to   8:00 pm

Fees

Orientation $32
NOVA groups $16 per week
Fees are due and payable at each scheduled session.

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NOVA brochure REVISED.pdf

NOVA en espanol REVISED.pdf

Call 704-336-4344 for more information.



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