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Tools & Training

Principles of Prevention

Principles of Prevention is a free online course that introduces users to the fundamental aspects of violence and violence prevention.

Success Stories

Welcome to Success Stories, a place where you’ll find a growing collection of successful violence prevention stories from across the country!

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Striving to Reduce Youth Violence Everywhere (STRYVE) is a national initiative led by CDC and helps communities take a public health approach to preventing youth violence. Join us!

Public Health Leadership (PHL) Initiative

Child maltreatment can be prevented before it occurs. State health departments can promote and enhance effective prevention efforts and make a lasting difference for many. Use these resources to help your health department’s efforts.

Understanding Evidence

Understanding Evidence is a free online resource designed to educate practitioners and community advocates about the value of making evidence-informed decisions around violence prevention.

Core Tool

In the time since we began to recognize violence as a serious public health concern, growing research has identified key data that can help us proactively address the problem.