Resources: Violence

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Violence Prevention

This section of the CDC site provides information and resources on child and elder maltreatment, global violence, intimate partner violence, sexual violence, suicide, and youth violence.
http://www.cdc.gov/ViolencePrevention/index.html

National Center for Children Exposed to Violence

Statement: “The NCCEV serves as a primary national resource center for anyone seeking information about the effects of violence exposure on children and initiatives addressing these issues, including a dynamic body of literature, Internet resources and a bibliographic database.”
http://www.nccev.org/

National Resource Center on Domestic Violence

Statement: “It is the NRCDV’s mission to improve societal and community responses to domestic violence and, ultimately, prevent its occurrence. We provide a wide range of free, comprehensive, and individualized technical assistance, training, and specialized resource materials and projects designed to enhance current intervention and prevention strategies.”
http://www.nrcdv.org/

UN Study on Violence against Children

“The UN Study on Violence against Children is a landmark effort to provide a detailed global picture of the nature, extent and causes of violence against children, and propose clear recommendations for action to prevent and reduce such violence.”
http://www.unicef.org/protection/index_27374.html