CeaseFire is a unique, interdisciplinary, public health approach to violence prevention. The organization maintains that violence is a learned behavior that can be prevented using disease control methods. Using proven public health techniques, the model prevents violence through a three-prong approach:
Identification & detection
Interruption, Intervention, & risk reduction
Changing behavior and norms

"Unfortunately our children are dying in more cities in than Chicago.  Community leaders like Che ‘Rhymefest’ Smith are working hard to improve the odds, making the future look a bit brighter for the youth…” —NativeSun

CeaseFire is a unique, interdisciplinary, public health approach to violence prevention. The organization maintains that violence is a learned behavior that can be prevented using disease control methods. Using proven public health techniques, the model prevents violence through a three-prong approach:

  1. Identification & detection
  2. Interruption, Intervention, & risk reduction
  3. Changing behavior and norms

"Unfortunately our children are dying in more cities in than Chicago.  Community leaders like Che ‘Rhymefest’ Smith are working hard to improve the odds, making the future look a bit brighter for the youth…”
—NativeSun




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