WAAV members spent part of their monthly meeting judging the Galvin 8th grade poster contest submissions. The posters focused on healthy relationships, cycles of dating abuse, and resources available to young people.
Wakefield Alliance Against Violence
Events & Current Projects
Members & Supporters
Addressing the Problem of Violence in Our Community
Wakefield Alliance Against Violence, or WAAV, is a Community Based Volunteer organization, dedicated to creating a lifestyle free from violence in Wakefield by reaching out to the community, raising awareness, providing education resources, and support to families and individuals, with an emphasis on prevention.
WAAV helps schools, parents, and the community understand and respond to violence among youth such as bullying, cyber bullying, and teen dating violence.
WAAV provides definitions and descriptions of domestic violence occurring between family members, spouses, and dating partners including physical, sexual, and emotional violence, as well as controlling and abusive behaviors.
Mission and Goals
Get in touch with the form below. For emergencies call 911 or visit your nearest hospital