Who We Serve - Violence Prevention Program

Program Participants:

  • Victims of violence treated at the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center
  • Youth groups from local organizations and schools (8 to 18 years old)
  • Youth who are a part of juvenile services

Our Services:

  • Peer Support Groups
  • Individual Counseling
  • GED/Diploma Assistance
  • Job Readiness & Training
  • Parole and Probation Services
  • Conflict Resolution and Healthy Coping Skills
  • Connections to Community Resources (substance abuse, mental health, parenting)
  • Pursuing Child Visitation Rights or Custody
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Safety Planning
  • Shelter Referrals
  • Counseling and Advocacy
  • Protective/ Peace Order Filing Assistance
  • Court Accompaniment
  • Referrals for Legal Services and Community Resources
  • Health Care and Community Education and Outreach

Referral Sources:

  • Patients treated at the Shock Trauma Center and the UM Emergency Department for violent injury
  • Department of Juvenile Services
  • Local Schools
  • Faith Based Organizations
  • State's Attorney's Office
  • Youth Organizations
  • Division of Parole and Probation

Contact Us

For additional information please email prevention@umm.edu or call 410-328-2035.