CDC Features FREE Course on Violence Prevention

By Day-Burget Jennie | July 2nd, 2013

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is currently featuring a FREE violence prevention course, Principles of Prevention. … 

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CeaseFire Workers Receive Domestic Violence Training

By Cure Violence Admin | July 1st, 2013

  Last Thursday 23 CeaseFire staff members honed their conflict-resolution skills in a 3-hour training session on identifying and … 

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WHO Calls Violence Against Women a “Public Health Problem of Epidemic Proportions”

By Day-Burget Jennie | June 28th, 2013

By: Gary Slutkin, M.D. On June 20, the World Health Organization (WHO), one of the world’s leading public health agencies, released … 

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Rogers Park/ Uptown CeaseFire on Anderson Cooper 360

By Cure Violence Admin | June 27th, 2013

Angalia Bianca, CeaseFire Supervisor in Rogers Park Uptown and her team mediate a conflict on Anderson Cooper 360. When a simple … 

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CeaseFire Week 2013: 3rd Annual Community Prayer Vigil

By Cure Violence Admin | June 27th, 2013

On Monday, June 10th Claretian Associates , CeaseFire's South Chicago partner, hosted their 3rd Annual Community Prayer Vigil at 87th … 

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CeaseFire Week 2013: Finale Honors Peacemakers

By Cure Violence Admin | June 27th, 2013

CeaseFire Week 2013: Finale held Saturday, June 15 involved three simultaneous events from morning to night throughout the Chicago honoring … 

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CeaseFire Week 2013: Heaven Sutton Peace Festival

By Cure Violence Admin | June 27th, 2013

Written by Nathalie Lagerfeld The playground at Spencer Elementary School teemed with children. They clambered up and down the colorful … 

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CeaseFire Week 2013: 5th Annual Lake County Block Party

By Cure Violence Admin | June 27th, 2013

Written by Courtney Ryan caption id="attachment 2126" align="alignright" width="184" Dr. Evelyn Chenier caption “We will … 

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Patrick Stewart Highlights Relationship Between IPV, PTSD and the Epidemic of Violence

By Day-Burget Jennie | June 26th, 2013

At last month’s Comicpalooza , actor Patrick Stewart took a poignant opportunity during a Q&A session to call attention to the … 

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Don't Miss TEDMED's Google Hangout on Health Where We Live, Learn, Work, Play and Pray!

By Day-Burget Jennie | June 26th, 2013

TEDMED's Google Hangouts resume on Thursday, June 26, 2013. TEDMED's weekly Google Hangouts resume this week with an expert panel … 

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