Biden Executive Order Sees YA! Program as Key

White House Supports Prevention Youth ALIVE! created the nation’s very first hospital-based violence intervention program, Caught in the Crossfire (CiC), in 1993. Now a new White [...continue]

California Must Act to Save Lives

Investing in Violence Prevention       In Capitol Weekly, Youth ALIVE! Policy & Advocacy Manager Gabriel Garcia breaks down why the state of California must [...continue]

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Letter to City Council and the Mayor – Youth ALIVE! is Oakland’s anchor community organization for violence prevention, intervention, and healing. Our community of staff, volunteers, [...continue]

YA’s Homicide Response Program in New York Times

KWP in the NYT – Unattended trauma is the virus that causes violence to spread. With great understanding and sensitivity, a March New York Times op-ed [...continue]

Legislative Victory for Trauma Victims

But We Need Your Help – There is financial compensation available to victims of violence. It can make a major difference in their lives, covering funeral [...continue]

Morris Turner, 1969-2021

Rest in Power, Rest in Peace, Rest in Love – Violence Interrupter Morris Turner had Oakland in his bones. Born and raised in Brookfield Village, middle [...continue]

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