Resources and Links

Anti-Defamation League 

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) fights all forms of bigotry through information, education, legislation, and advocacy. ADL serves as a resource for government, media, law enforcement, educators, and the public.

Conflict Resolution Lessons for Teachers 

Conflict Resolution Education: Preparing Youth for the Future 

A report on conflict resolution from the National Criminal Justice Reference Service.

Community Boards 

Community Boards continues to be a leader in community mediation and conflict resolu​tion education.

Educators for Social Responsibility 

Provides online teaching resources on a range of issues related to conflict resolution, peacemaking, violence prevention and social responsibility.

Mix It Up 

A project of the Southern Poverty Law Center, Teaching Tolerance's Mix It Up program helps K-12 teachers develop inclusive school communities.

Orange County 2-1-1 

Contains services and service providers in Orange County and offers information in multiple languages.

Orange County Health Care Agency, Behavioral Health Services 

Orange County Friday Night Live Partnership (OCFNLP) 

Provides opportunities for positive and healthy youth development by engaging youth as active leaders and resources in their communities. Youth involved in the OCFNLP programs work on alcohol and other drug prevention, and other issues of concern in their schools and communities. The programs provide young people with the skills, support, opportunities, and competencies they need to become healthy, productive adults.

Orange County Human Relations 

Provides inter-ethnic relations programs and videos on youth violence and diversity issues.

Orange County Substance Abuse Prevention Network (OCSAPN) 

Promotes and enhances the quality, quantity, coordination, and cooperation of positive youth development programs and prevention services in Orange County.

PAL® Peer Assistance Leadership 

Encourages students and their peers to make healthy life decisions and provides opportunities to create a safe and supportive school environment. PAL® support students' healthy lifestyles by building resiliency and assets through youth leadership, mentoring, conflict resolution, cross-age teaching, peer helping, service learning, and prevention activities.

Safe School Ambassadors 

The Community Matter's Safe Schools Ambassadors® program empowers leaders from the diverse groups and cliques on campus and equips them with nonviolent communication and intervention skills to stop bullying and violence among peers.

School-based Mental Health Services 

Provides prevention and early intervention for children and youth. Programs include Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports and Violence Prevention Education.

Stop Bullying Now 

The United States Department of Education's Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools and U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' website is geared toward elementary students. Learn about bullying and what you can do to stop it.

Violence Prevention Coalition Orange County (VPCOC) 

VPCOC is the only countywide affiliation of businesses, community organizations, public and private agencies, and individuals promoting violence prevention through a public health approach in Orange County.