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Safe Start Center Releases Toolkit, To Host Chat on Childrenís Exposure to Violence

September 10, 2012

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The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Preventionís (OJJDPís) Safe Start Center has released a toolkit to increase awareness about the prevalence of childrenís exposure to violence (CEV). The free, online resource includes an infographic and links to tip sheets, guides, and other publications on CEV.

On September 12, 2012, at 3:30 p.m., the center will host a 1-hour Twitter chat on CEV in school settings. Child advocates are encouraged to participate.

Resources:

Access OJJDP publications on childrenís exposure to violence.

Learn about the Attorney Generalís Defending Childhood Initiative launched in 2010 to address childrenís exposure to violence.