Current Youth Violence Prevention Centers

National Youth Violence Prevention Center

Columbia University Center for Youth Violence Prevention

Johns Hopkins University Center for the Prevention of Youth Violence

Michigan Youth Violence Prevention Center

University of California, Berkeley: Center on Culture, Immigration, and Violence Prevention

University of California, Riverside: Southern California Academic Center of Excellence on Youth Violence Prevention

University of Illinois College of Medicine: Chicago Center for Youth Violence Prevention

University of Hawaii: Asian & Pacific Islander Youth Violence Prevention Center

Virginia Commonwealth University Center for the Study and Prevention of Youth Violence


Former Youth Violence Prevention Centers

University of California/San Diego

University of Puerto Rico


National Partners

National Coordinating Center for the Academic Centers of Excellence on Youth Violence Prevention

National Campaign to Stop Violence

Family Violence Prevention Fund

Partnerships Against Violence Network


Community Partners

Black Ministerial Alliance of Greater Boston, Inc.

Harvard Street Neighborhood Health Center, Inc. (HSNHC)

Hispanic Office of Planning and Evaluation (HOPE)

Louis D. Brown Peace Institute

Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese Speakers (MAPS)

Mattapan Community Health Center (MCHC)

South Boston Community Health Center (SBCHC)

Teens Against Gang Violence (TAGV)

The Boston Ten Point Coalition

Whittier Street Community Health Center


City Partners

Boston Centers for Youth and Families

Boston Department of Human Services

Boston Mayor’s Office

Boston Mayor’s Youth Council

Boston Police Department

Boston Public Health Commission

Boston Public Schools

Boston Redevelopment Authority


Other Partners

Project RIGHT (Rebuilding and Improving Grove Hall Together)

The Boston Foundation

Massachusetts Department of Health: Violence Prevention and Intervention Program



World Health Organization: Violence and Injury Prevention


Youth Violence Systems Project


Resources for Family and Friends of Homicide Victims

Center for Homicide Bereavement

Mothers of Murdered Sons/Daughters

National Center for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

National Center for Victims of Crime

Office for Victims of Crime

Parents of Murdered Children

Survivors of Homicide Website

Victims for Justice

Victims of Crime