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MI-YVPC featured in Spotlight on Excellence

The Michigan YVPC was recently featured in the Spotlight on Excellence section of the journal Reclaiming Children and Youth.  The…
November 26, 2013
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YES Launches New Website

The YES website provides in-depth information about the curriculum, youth led community improvement projects, evaluation, training and the theory behind…
November 20, 2013
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YVPC In the News

  A recent feature story on Al Jazeera America’s news program, America Tonight describes the challenges that many kids face…
October 30, 2013
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When Kids Stand Their Ground

Susan Morrel-Samuels, MI-YVPC Managing Director, was recently quoted in an article from Prospect Magazine about the Stand Your Ground Laws.…
October 30, 2013
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YVPC In the News

MI-YVPC Evaluation Director, Tom Reischl, was recently quoted in Time Magazine on the effects of blight on public health and…
October 2, 2013
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New research describes gun possession and risk of violence among youth

  A new study from researchers at the University of Michigan Injury Center and Michigan Youth Violence Prevention Center describes high…
July 9, 2013
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Fathers can help sons avoid trouble even if they aren’t under the same roof

A recently published study finds that the Fathers and Sons program improved nonresident African American fathers’ ability to talk with…
July 2, 2013
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Attitudes toward police: A cycle of distrust

By: Briana Jefferson, MI-YVPC Intern Growing up, I remember my biggest heroes were police officers. I admired the crisp uniforms…
July 2, 2013