Roca was awarded $2 million to expand violence intervention and deepen outreach
Roca Baltimore has been awarded a $2 million grant in an effort to expand violence intervention and deepen outreach on non-fatal shootings in Baltimore. The grant is part of a national violence intervention announcement from the Department of Justice's Community Based Violence Intervention and Prevention Initiative.
U.S. Justice Department awards nearly $5.5 million to violence intervention groups in Baltimore
The Department of Justice’s Office of Justice Programs on Thursday announced grant awards totaling $100 million to help communities across the U.S. reduce gun crime and other serious violence. Department officials made the announcement during a visit to Baltimore.
3 Baltimore violence-intervention programs split $5M in federal funds
The funding announced Thursday will go to Roca, the Black Mental Health Alliance and to Living Classrooms. The DOJ said it's impressed with the results of the programs and the overall collaborative approach the city is taking to fight crime, so the money will be used to expand their efforts in and around Baltimore City.
Baystate Medical Center, Roca Springfield Create Hospital-Based Violence-Intervention Program
SPRINGFIELD — Baystate Medical Center and Roca Springfield are launching a first-in-the-region hospital-based violence-intervention program called Better Tomorrow to serve as a vital public-health response to violence in local communities.
El nuevo director de Roca quiere romper el ciclo de los jóvenes en riesgo
Como el nuevo director de Roca en el oeste de Massachusetts, Solomon Baymon espera generar conciencia y crear conexiones comunitarias para mantener a los adultos jóvenes en riesgo fuera de las prisiones en las que él solía trabajar.
Roca director Solomon Baymon strives to keep youth out of the prisons where he used to work
As the new director of Roca in Western Massachusetts, Solomon Baymon hopes to build awareness and create community connections to keep at-risk young adults out of the prisons he used to work in.