Violence Prevention

Philadelphia Anti-Drug, Anti-Violence Network and UAC’s Youth Division Tackle Crime in Philadelphia

Date: 
June 3, 2013
UAC Program Partner Philadelphia Anti-Drug, Anti-Violence Network (PAAN) and UAC's Youth Division discuss how to reduce the violence in Philadelphia

YO-ACAP 14th Youth Anti-Violence Health Awareness Initiative

Event Details
Date: 
June 27, 2012
Each year, the Southwest Community Advisory Group, YO-ACAP, Southwest EPIC Stakeholders, neighborhood United Against Drugs, TownWatch Integrated Services, and others work to support this event started by Vernon Montague.

 YO-ACAP 14th Youth Anti-Violence Health Awareness Initiative to be held at  Francis J. Myers Recreation Center located 5800 Kingsessing Avenue on Wednesday,  

June 27, 2012 from 9 AM to 3 PM.   

 

Each year, the Southwest Community Advisory Group,   YO-ACAP, Southwest EPIC Stakeholders, neighborhood United Against Drugs, TownWatch Integrated Services, and others work to support this event started by Vernon Montague.  

 

14th Youth Anti-Violence Health Awareness Initiative

Event Details
Date: 
June 27, 2012
You are invited to partner with YOACAP for the 14th Youth Anti-Violence Health Awareness Initiative to be held at the Francis J. Myers Recreation Center located 5800 Kingsessing Avenue on Wednesday, June 27, 2012 from 9 A.M. to 3 P.M.

You are invited to partner with YOACAP for the 14th Youth Anti-Violence Health Awareness Initiative to be held at the Francis J. Myers Recreation Center located 5800 Kingsessing Avenue on Wednesday, June 27, 2012 from 9 A.M. to 3 P.M.   

Each year the Southwest Community Advisory Group, YO-ACAP, Southwest EPIC Stakeholders, Neighborhood United Against Drugs, TownWatch Integrated Services, and others work to support an event started by Vernon Montague.  

Philadelphia Anti-Drug/Anti-Violence Network, Anti-Violence Volleyball Tournament

Event Details
Date: 
March 14, 2012
Price: 
$0.00
This athletic and fun event was designed to bridge the "neighborhood gap" and bring together members of various schools, neighborhoods and communities.

Once Again It's On! This phrase, sometimes associated with negativity has been transformed into an event of PEACE, UNITY and UNDERSTANDING. On Wednesday, March 14, 2012, from 2:30 P.M. to 5:30 P.M., the Philadelphia Anti-Drug/Anti-Violence Network will host the "Anti-Violence Volleyball Tournament".

Philadelphia Ballhawks

Location

1622 South 24th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19145
United States
215-768-3842
Fax: 
215-336-8419
Hours of Operation: 
Thursday, 6am-8pm, Saturday, 12-4pm (varies)
1622 South 24th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19145
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Mr.
Author
Bowser
President
To provide a comprehensive experience to develop young men of strong moral character, empower them to develop to the fullest of their athletic abilities, as well as promote educational, social and cultural growth.
Services provided: 
After School Activities, Health, Mentoring, Neighborhood and Community Services, Violence Prevention

Parkside Association of Philadelphia

Location

5218 Master Street
Philadelphia, PA 19131
United States
215-878-2107
Fax: 
215-871-7799
Hours of Operation: 
Monday to Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm
5218 Master Street
Philadelphia, PA 19131
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Ms.
Lucinda
Hudson
Executive Director
To assist in the social welfare of low-to-moderate income elderly, handicapped, hospitalized persons, young persons, and adults through activities such as the development of affordable housing, mortgage counseling, social services programs, and recreational programs. Parkside Association of Philadelphia aims to improve the quality of life and to offer assistance in gaining access to city services.
Services provided: 
After School Activities, Economic Inclusion, Food Bank, Housing Counseling, Job Training and Placement, Neighborhood and Community Service, Town Watch, Violence Prevention, Workforce Development, Youth Development

Neighborhood United Against Drugs (NUAD)

Location

5214 Woodland Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19143
United States
215-724-7430
Hours of Operation: 
Adult services are offered 9am-5pm, Youth services are after school and during the summer.
5214 Woodland Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19143
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Mr.
Joseph
E.
Purnell
Executive Director

To reduce drug use/abuse, teen pregnancy, chronic illness, the spread of HIV infection, and senseless violence in the community.  Programs and activities are designed to educate and equip people with the skills needed to make positive choices in life.

Services provided: 
Advocacy, After School Activities, Education - Youth, Health, Health Issues Treatment, Health Issues Education, HIV/AIDS Prevention/Education, Mentoring, Neighborhood and Community Service, Violence Prevention

Fresh Visions Youth Theatre

Location

4821 Germantown Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19144
United States
267-226-7135
Hours of Operation: 
Monday to Friday 3pm-9pm, and Saturdays 9am-7pm
4821 Germantown Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19144
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Mr.
Bruce
Robinson
Founder/Executive Artistic Director
To transform African American youth through the arts by offering children from the historically under-served lower Germantown community of Philadelphia access to high-level and rigorous training in the dramatic and performing arts and providing continuous performance opportunities for these children to display the skills they have acquired to audiences of their peers, parents, and neighborhood supporters. Where a powerful product meets a powerful mission.
Services provided: 
After School Activities, Education - Youth, Mentoring, Neighborhood and Community Service, Violence Prevention, Youth Development