ERIC Number: ED434967
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Children Exposed to Violence: Criminal Justice Resources. OVC Bulletin.
Children exposed to violence are at higher risk of behavior problems and academic failure, as well as chronic delinquency and adult criminal behavior. This bulletin provides information about resources that are available to help improve the system's response to child victims and witnesses of violence. Information is provided about 14 private agencies and organizations that offer technical assistance and training for those working with children exposed to violence. Information is also given about 10 federal agencies and their departments that provide technical assistance to professionals and practitioners working with children who have been victimized or exploited. A list of 41 publications available from Federal Government agencies is also presented. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Justice, Washington, DC. Office of Justice Programs.