Violence Prevention & Victimization

PHS 2016-02 Omnibus Solicitation of the NIH, CDC, FDA and ACF for Small Business Innovation Research Grant Applications (Parent SBIR [R43/R44])

This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA), issued by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and the Administration for Children and Families (ACF), invites eligible United States small business concerns (SBCs) to submit Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant applications.

Resource: Preventing Sexual Violence

This webpage highlights federal efforts to prevent sexual violence (SV) on college campuses, information on SV prevention strategies, and CDC’s five-component framework for preventing SV. 

Resource: What Parents Need to Know about Sexual Abuse

This resource defines sexual abuse, describes steps parent can take if their child discloses sexual abuse, dispels myths about sexual abuse, and details the impact of sexual abuse on children. 

Report: Gun Violence and Youth

This literature review provides an overview of intentional gun violence involving youth, aged 10-24, in the U.S., including homicides, nonfatal injuries, suicides, community violence, and school violence/shootings. 

Resource: A Comprehensive Technical Package for the Prevention of Youth Violence and Associated Risk Behaviors

This technical package highlights six youth violence prevention strategies that represent the best available evidence on preventing youth violence and its consequences.