The Center for Violence Prevention has a twenty-four hour crisis and referral line to assist in immediate needs. Trained personnel will provide a wide range of references and resources.
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The Center for Violence Prevention serves Claiborne, Copiah, Hinds, Issaquena, Madison, Rankin, Sharkey, Simpson, Warren and Yazoo Counties.
We are funded through federal and state grants, private foundations, businesses, civic organizations, churches and individuals who believe everyone has the right to violence-free living.
The Center for Violence Prevention’s Annual Report:
The Center for Violence Prevention’s Board of Directors listing:
Eugene Sylvester, Board President
Candice Garnett, Board Secretary
Fred Middleton, Board Member
Pam Johnson, Board Member
Sandy Middleton, Executive Director
2012 Advisory Board Members are:
Janice Knight, Mary Libby Payne, Connie Smith, Constance Garnett, Allison McMahon, Sandy Bettiga, Richard Lawrence, Reginald Cooper, Steve Pickett, Christy Harrison, Brandi White, Tamra Morgan, Jane Temple, Whitney Adams, Katrine Gibbs, Tiffany Graves, Julietez Mendez, Rita Rogers, Kathy Dearman, Joe Little, Dennis Herrington, Sandy Middleton, Marilyn Tinnin, Sara Williams, Sweyn Simrall, Donna Sims, Angela Dallas, Grace Greene, Beth Byrd, Beth Colbert, and Lynn Hoseman