smC2C Takes Lead In Addressing Youth & Family Violence

In the wake of recent shootings that left a total of 7 people dead, Community leaders in the Cradle to Career Initiative came together on Friday, June 14, to offer condolences, share information, and affirm their intent to address youth and family violence in Santa Monica in smart, collaborative, and accelerated ways. The resulting action plan will focus on the root causes of youth and family violence, including mental illness and family support. In addition, a Youth & Family Violence Prevention Fund has been established to accelerate implementation. 

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