Youth Violence Prevention Week 2018
Minneapolis recognized Youth Violence Prevention Week from Sunday, March 31 - Sunday, April 8, 2018.The City's participation is part of a national public education initiative. Activities and events call attention to the issue of youth violence, identify strategies to combat this public health epidemic, and promote the positive role youth and adults can play in making their communities and schools safer.
You can also view a poster of YVP Week Activities; YVP Week Poster
Saturday, March 31
Youth with Tech, 10am-2pm
Blankets against Violence, 5-9pm
Talking Circle, 4-8pm
Youth Training on Historical Trauma, 4-7pm
Wednesday, April 4
Girl’s Symposium, 1-3:30pm
Bridges to Manhood Conference, 8am-3pm
Also join Asian Media Access’ Youth Media Force Team at the event to share your stories about violence impacting your lives and your determination and solutions to fight back!
Friday, April 6
Natives Against Violence: The Experience, 1-4pm
Community Mural Project, 12-4pm
Saturday, April 7
BUILD the 612 Community Event, 12-2pm
YVP Rally 2018, 3-5pm
Sunday, April 8
!Somos Lideres! Intervencion de Jovenes Latinos, 1-4:30pm
Youth Violence Prevention Resources
For reasonable accommodations or alternative formats please contact the Minneapolis Health Department at 612-673-2301 or [email protected]. People who are deaf or hard of hearing can use a relay service to call 311 at 612-673-3000. TTY users call 612-673-2157 or 612-673-2626.
Para asistencia 612-673-2700 - Rau kev pab 612-673-2800 - Hadii aad Caawimaad u baahantahay 612-673-3500.
Last updated Apr 16, 2018