SOCI 156 ppt ch 17

SOCI 156 ppt ch 17 - Chapter 17 Promising Programs for...

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Click to edit Master subtitle style 9/8/10 Corinne Acosta Ethan Oydna Veronica Saucedo Chapter 17 Promising Programs for Youth Gang Violence Prevention and Intervention
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9/8/10 Prevention and Intervention Programs Clifford Shaw designed The Chicago Area Project (CAP) in 1934. CAP was designed to bring neighborhoods together. It was a community base program The House of Umoja was also a community base program. The program provide individuals educational development, career development, employment assistance, and counseling. The house of Umoja lead a truce of 500 gang members. During a 60 day period no one died. Broader Urban Involvement and Leadership
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9/8/10 Intervention using detached workers Boston – Mid City projects a program focused on educational and employment- the program was proven ineffective Los Angeles – The Group Guidance program a program to provide guidance through sports and tutoring. The program increased the number of gang members arrested. Los Angeles- The Ladino Hills project provided assistance with job findings, tutoring, recreation, individual therapy. The project was effective however the gang members were impacted but not he
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Crisis Intervention Philadelphia Crisis Intervention (CIN) staff were place in areas were most gang activity took place. It
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