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POL Government Special Projects Youth Violence Prevention Community Peace Collaborative
Portland and Multnomah County Programs Collectively Collaborate Using a Health Based Method - click on web link

On July 15, 2016 - 160 persons attended CPC, provided with counseling for the healing of our community
http://portlandtribune.com/pt/9-news/315375-193709...
 
Community Peace Collaborative Public Forum
"A coalition for violence prevention and achievement"

      Chaired by the Mayor's Office (Office of Youth Violence Prevention) in facilitation with

the Portland Police Bureau and Multnomah County Dept. of Community Justice Services.

Meetings are bi-weekly. 

 

 

Organizations / Agencies represented 
  • Federal and local law enforcement and prosecution services;           
  • State and county juvenile and adult justice authorities;
  • City bureaus;
  • Public/private crime prevention and security organizations;
  • Public/private housing organizations;
  • Public/private education and training organizations;
  • Businesses;
  • Faith communities;
  • Neighborhood coalitions and associations;
  • Civic organizations; and
  • Public/private health and social services.    

Mission Statement

 
Statement of Purpose:
A group of committed partners who have come together to develop solutions, interventions and prevention strategies to reduce violence and crime in Multnomah County. 
 
The progress and achievements of the Community Peace Collaborative will be a result of our collaborative strategies, responsiveness to community priorities and our focus on the reduction of crime and the fear of crime.
 
Vision:
All citizens of Multnomah County live free of violence.  Further, the Community Peace Collaborative envisions a community free of violence.
 
Mission:
Affect positively the youth, families, and residents whose lives have been impacted by violence and to promote public safety by incorporating the best and most innovative practices of community partnership to reduce violence, and crime. 
 
Goals:
The Community Peace Collaborative seeks to meet its mission through the coordination of leveraged resources and expertise to reduce the many forms of violence, and crime.

The Community Peace Collaborative seeks to increase communication and coordination among the partners and to strengthen the communities of Multnomah County.
  

 

Next Community Peace Collaborative Meeting

Your are invited to attend!!!  CPC meetings are scheduled every two weeks on Fridays, 10 to 11:30 AM:

- December 2, 2016

- December 16, 2016

- December 30, 2016

- January 13, 2017

- January 27, 2017

- February 10, 2017

- February 24, 2017

- March 10, 2017

- March 24, 2017

- April 7, 2017

- April 21, 2017

- May 5, 2017

- May 19, 2017

- June 2, 2017

- June 16, 2017

- June 30, 2017 

Location: 449 NE Emerson, Portland OR - North Portland Community Policing Center.