Universal Martial Arts Academy & Training Center


Phone: 214-407-1901

 

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Family Resources

This list is no way inclusive.  They are links and sources that we have used in our research.  This main page only lists Federal Agencies at this time.  If you know of a resource that would be helpful, if listed here please send us a link.

Federal Agencies

U.S. Department of Justice

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

810 Seventh Street N.W.

Washington, D.C. 20531

Phone: (202) 307-5911

Fax: (202) 307-2093

www.ojjdp.ncjrs.org

Provides funding for community-based, agency-based and school-based youth crime/gang prevention and intervention efforts.

 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Family and Youth Services Bureau

Mary E. Switzer Building

330 C Street, S.W., Room 2120

Washington, D.C. 20201

Phone: (202) 205-8102

Fax: (202) 205-9721

www.hhs.gov

Provides funding, training and resources for local gang prevention efforts throughout the nation.

 

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

United States Department of Treasury

(800) ATF-GUNS

650 Massachusetts Ave., NW

Washington DC 20226

Phone: (800) ATF-GUNS or (202) 927-5000

Fax: (202) 927-5611

www.atf.treas.gov

Maintains a nationwide toll-free number for citizens to report illegal activity involving guns. Also provides training to law enforcement on GREAT, anti-gang school curriculum.

 

National Criminal Justice Reference Service

P.O. Box 6000

Rockville, MD 20849-6000

Phone: (800)851-3420 or (301)519-5500

Fax: (301)519-5212

www.ncjrs.org

Provides federally funded resources offering justice and substance

abuse information to support research, policy and

program development worldwide.

 

  U.S. Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) Clearinghouse

810 Seventh Street, NW Fourth Floor

Washington, DC 20531

Phone: (202) 616-6500

(800) 688-4252 or 638-8736

Fax: (202) 305-1367

www.ojp.usdoj.gov/BJA

Provides information on a wide range of programs and initiatives,

and up-to-date and bibliographic information on crime,

drugs, gangs and related crimes.

 

National Organizations

 

Boys and Girls Clubs of America

National Headquarters

Gang Prevention/Intervention Through Targeted Outreach

Program

1230 West Peachtree Street, NW

Atlanta, GA 30309

Phone: (404) 487-5700

Fax: (404) 487-5789

www.bgca.org

Provides training and technical assistance to Boys and Girls

Clubs in communities throughout America to reach out to youth at risk of gang involvement.

 

National Association of School Resource Officers

PO Box 39

Osprey, FL 34229

Phone: (888) 316-2776

Fax: (352) 369-8519

www.nasro.org

Provides information and training to law enforcement officers

who want to become certified school resource officers.

 

National Crime Prevention Council

1000 Connecticut Ave., NW, 13th Floor

Washington, D.C. 20036-5325

Phone: (202) 466-6272

Fax: (202)296-1356
www.weprevent.org

Provides information and training regarding crime prevention

issues including drug and gang problems.

 

National School Safety Center

141 Duesenberg Drive, Ste. 11

Westlake Village, CA 91362

Phone: (805) 373-9977

Fax: (805) 373-9277

http://www.nssc1.org

Offers print resources on gangs and technical assistance to community groups on how to address the gang problem in a community or school setting.

 

The National Congress of Parents and Teachers (PTA)

330 North Wabash Avenue, Suite 2100

Chicago, IL 60611-3690

Phone: (312) 670-6782 or (800) 307-4782

Fax: (312) 670-6783

http://www.pta.org

Provides several documents on gangs and schools, highlighting successful initiatives that have been implemented by local parent groups nationwide.

 

Police Executive Research Forum

1120 Connecticut Ave., NW, Suite 930

Washington, DC 20036

Phone: (202) 466-7820

Fax: (202) 466-7826

www.policeforum.org

Offers a variety of publications and background information on how law enforcement agencies can effectively deal with the gang problem.