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Violence Prevention Programs

Successful Program Implementation: Lessons Learned From the Blueprints

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

The Blueprints for Violence Prevention initiative evaluated the implementation quality of 9 violence and drug prevention programs in 147 sites and identified 6 critical components of successful imp

Child Welfare Information Gateway

Department of Health & Human Services

Formerly the National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information and the National Adoption Information Clearinghouse, Child Welfare Information Gateway provides access to print and electr

Johns Hopkins Center for the Prevention of Youth Violence

Johns Hopkins University

The Johns Hopkins Center for the Prevention of Youth Violence collaborates with academic institutions, city and state agencies and organizations, community groups, schools, youth groups, and faith

4-1-1 on Bullying

George Washington University

This publication provides an overview of the problem of bullying, as well as current research updates and many resources for parents, teachers, and students.

Violence Prevention Alliance: Building Global Commitment for Violence Prevention

World Health Organization

This policy paper sets out the conceptual framework, structure, and goals that guide the Violence Prevention Alliance in two sections.

Teens, Crime, and the Community

National Crime Prevention Council

This program includes two components: (1) Community Works, a law-related, crime prevention curriculum, and (2) Youth Safety Corps, the club component of the initiative.

Science-Based Prevention Programs and Principles, 2002: Effective Substance Abuse and Mental Health Programs for Every Community

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

This report updates current knowledge in five areas that are central to SAMHSA's mission of bringing scientific data to practice settings: (1) progress in identifying SAMHSA model programs, (2) syn

National Youth Violence Prevention Resource Center (NYVPRC)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

The National Youth Violence Prevention Resource Center was established as a central source of information on prevention and intervention programs, publications, research, and statistics on violence

Blueprints for Violence Prevention

University of Colorado at Boulder

The Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence's Blueprints Initiative sets a gold standard for implementing exemplary, research-based violence and drug programs and for implementing these pro

Examples of Exemplary/Promising Programs

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

This is a list of examples of school violence prevention programs which meet some criteria for a designation of "evidence-based" by the organizations listed.