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Community-based Programs

Safeguarding Our Children: An Action Guide: Implementing Early Warning, Timely Response

U. S. Department of Education and U.S. Department of Justice

This guide provides strategies for developing school safety plans designed to implement the recommendations of the 1998 publication Early Warning, Timely Response.

National Registry of Evidence-Based Programs and Practices

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

This Web site presents a review of the 9 exemplary and 31 model programs identified by the U.S.Department of Education's Expert Panel on Safe, Disciplined and Drug-Free Schools.

What Works: Programs for Teens

This addition to the Child Trend's "What works" series, provides information on specific types of programs designed to improve child and adolescent development.

Sustaining Comprehensive Community Initiatives: Key Elements for Success

The Finance Project

This strategy brief presents The Finance Project's eight-part sustainability framework.

Get Real About Violence

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Get Real About Violence is a mixed-media prevention program for grades K

Across Ages

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Across Ages is a mentoring program that pairs adult mentors over age 50 with youth ages 9 to 13. The goal of the program is to enhance the resiliency of children in order to promote positive development and prevent involvement in high-risk behaviors.