La Bella Notte – Celebrating International Women’s Day

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  La Bella Notte promises to be an evening filled with beautiful fashions, can’t miss auction items, inspiring stories of women in our community and delicious Italian-inspired food! Arrive early to grab a swag bag and for your chance to win a beautiful piece of jewelry! All proceeds benefit Nova Vita, a vital organization in our… Read more »

We Want No More receives new funding!

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The We Want No More project has received $291,300 from the Ontario Trillium Foundation to continue the project in the community. The project which focuses on ending gendered violence through working with youth has had a vital presence in Brantford in the last few years. This new funding will employ two coordinators for the project… Read more »

Christmas at Nova Vita

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Nova Vita as our elves prepare for the Residents’ Christmas party, toy workshop, and Santa’s arrival. The kids in the shelter are getting excited and writing their Christmas lists as we speak. But without the help of our community, the families living in our shelter would… Read more »

Wrapped in Courage

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    November is Women Abuse Prevention Month. Since 1983, Nova Vita has been present in our community to offer help, hope, and healing to women, children, and men. National statistics demonstrate that on average, every six days a woman is killed by her intimate partner and half of all Canadian women have experienced at… Read more »