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  NCJ Number: NCJ 154134   Add to Shopping cart   Find in a Library
  Title: Solving Youth Violence: Partnerships That Work
  Document URL: PDF 
  Corporate Author: Institute for Law and Justice
United States of America
  Date Published: 1995
  Page Count: 164
  Series: NIJ Research Report
  Annotation: This is a summary of the planning efforts made by more than two dozen teams from cities all over the United States during a three-day conference on Solving Youth Violence. August 15-17, 1994.
  Abstract: The Conference included workshops on: (1) The Individual and the Community (Youth Development Programs, Mentoring, Youth Involvement and Participation, Community Service, Community Health and Community Mental Health Approaches); (2) Home and Family (Domestic Violence, Child Abuse and Neglect, Family Support and Preservation, Out-of-Home Youth, Sexual Assault, Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs, Media Literacy and Advocacy); (3) Schools and Communities (Safety and Security, Education and Skills Development, Home/School/Community Partnerships, Improved School Climate, Information Sharing Issues in School-Based Coordinated Programs, Alternative Development Programs for Adjudicated Youth, Substance Abuse Prevention); and (4) Community and Neighborhood (Community Policing, Increasing Employment, Community Development, Juvenile Justice Programs, Weed and Seed, Reducing Gun Violence in the Community and the Home, Hate Violence). Appendixes
  Main Term(s): Juveniles
  Index Term(s): Child abuse ; Media support ; Community involvement ; Criminology ; Sexual assault ; Victims of Crime ; Family support ; Violent juvenile offenders ; Domestic violence causes ; Community policing ; Adolescent pregnancy ; Weed & Seed Programs
  Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
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  Type: Conference Material
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
  Note: NIJ Research Report. National Conference Proceedings, Washington, D.C., August 15-17, 1994. Video of special teleconference also available (NCJ 154134).
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