Violence Education Prevention Outreach Program

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Goals:

  • Reduce the rate of recidivism of violent trauma

  • Promote alternatives to violent lifestyles

  • Create opportunities for patients to achieve their goals

These goals will be met by:

  • Identifying victims of violent crime and capitalizing on the “teachable moment”

  • Identifying risk factors for subsequent violent injury, needs, and supports

  • Partnering with community agencies and organizations

  • Making appropriate referrals

  • Following up with patients to ensure continuity of care