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Violence Prevention Programs

Preventing School Violence: Plans Make it Possible

The Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools (OSDFS)

This issue highlights the final report and findings of the Safe School Initiative

Best Practices to Address Community Gang Problems: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention's (OJJDP) Comprehensive Gang Model

U.S. Department of Justice

This report (second edition) was written to provide communities that are considering implementing OJJDP's comprehensive gang model with critical information to inform and direct their efforts.

School Violence

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

This Web site focuses on school violence and provides data sources, risk and protective factors, prevention resources, and additional online resources to prevent school violence.

Eyes on Bullying: What Can You Do? A Toolkit to Prevent Bullying in Children's Lives

Education Development Center, Inc.

This toolkit offers a variety of tools and resources to help parents and caregivers of children and adolescents to address the issue of bullying.

Effectiveness of Universal School-Based Programs for the Prevention of Violent and Aggressive Behavior

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

This report offers a systematic review of published scientific evidence concerning the effectiveness of universal school-based programs that reduce or prevent violent and aggressive behavior among

Guide to Community Preventive Services: Systemic Reviews and Recommendations

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

This CDC-sponsored Web site summarizes what is known about the effectiveness, economic efficiency, and feasibility of interventions to promote community health and prevent disease.

National Teen Dating Violence Prevention Initiative

American Bar Association

This toolkit provides resources for schools and community organizations to educate and involve communities and schools in dating violence prevention.

Conference on School Safety

This Web site houses materials from the White House Conference on School Safety.

Developing an Anti-bullying Program: Increasing Safety, Reducing Violence

International Association of Chiefs of Police

One of a series of briefs written for law enforcement leaders developing juvenile justice programs, this brief highlights the Olweus Bullying Prevention Program as conducted by the Chula Vista, CA,

Preventing Violence and Related Health-Risking Social Behaviors in Adolescents

National Institute of Mental Health

This report reviews longitudinal risk factor research to identify the role of individual, family, school, community, and peer-level influences, as well as interventional research to evaluate preven