National Resources for Crime Prevention
and Community Service Projects

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National Crime Prevention Council
1700 K Street NW., Second Floor
Washington, DC 20006-3817
202-466-6272
Internet: www.ncpc.org

As part of its mission to enable people to prevent crime and build safer, more caring communities, the National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) develops and publishes:

bullet Books.
bullet Kits packed with project ideas and reproducible materials easily personalized with project's or sponsor's name.
bullet Brief reports, including the Topics in Crime Prevention series, that give timely, practical guidance.
bullet Colorful posters.
bullet Many other items and services.

For a free catalog, call 800-627-2911.

Juvenile Justice Clearinghouse
P.O. Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
800-638-8736 (8:30 a.m.-7 p.m. ET)
301-519-5212 (Fax)
800-638-8736 (Fax-on-Demand; select 1, select 2, and listen for instructions)
E-Mail: askjj@ncjrs.org
Internet: www.ojjdp.ncjrs.org/

The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) created the Juvenile Justice Clearinghouse (JJC) to offer quick and easy access to juvenile justice information. JJC links OJJDP's publications, research findings, and program information to policymakers, researchers, juvenile justice practitioners, and the general public through a broad spectrum of services. These include distributing publications, providing online access, responding to requests for assistance, attending and supporting conferences, and maintaining a library and online accessible data base of more than 35,000 juvenile justice titles.

American Legion Child Welfare Foundation
700 North Pennsylvania Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
317-630-1200
Internet: www.legion.org

Barrios Unidos
Washington, DC, Chapter
P.O. Box 21098
Washington, DC 20009
202-424-6309
202-673-4557 (Fax)

Boy Scouts of America
1325 Walnut Hill Lane
Irving, TX 75015-2079
972-580-2000
Internet: www.scouting.org

Boys & Girls Clubs of America
1230 West Peachtree Street NW.
Atlanta, GA 30309
404-815-5700
Internet: www.bgca.org

Camp Fire Boys and Girls
4601 Madison Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64112
816-756-1950
Internet: www.campfire.org

Child Welfare League of America
440 First Street NW., Suite 310
Washington, DC 20001-2085
202-638-2952

Children's Express
1331 H Street NW., Suite 900
Washington, DC 20005
202-737-7377

Coalition for Juvenile Justice
1211 Connecticut Avenue NW., Suite 414
Washington, DC 20036
202-467-0864
202-887-0738 (Fax)

Communities In Schools, Inc.
1199 North Fairfax Street, Suite 300
Alexandria, VA 22314
703-519-8999
703-519-7213 (Fax)

Community Anti-Drug Coalition of America (CADCA)
901 North Pitt Street, Suite 300
Alexandria, VA 22314
703-706-0560
Internet: www.cadca.org

The Corporation for National Service
1201 New York Avenue NW.
Washington, DC 20525
202-606-5000
Internet: www.nationalservice.org

Gila River Youth Council
P.O. Box F
Sacatone, AR 85247
520-562-3065
520-562-3963 (Fax)

Girl Scouts of the U.S.A.
420 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10018
212-852-8000
Internet: www.girlscouts.org/

Girls, Inc.
30 East 33d Street, Seventh Floor
New York, NY 10016
212-689-3700
Internet: www.girlsinc.org

Junior Achievement, Inc.
One Education Way
Colorado Springs, CO 80906
719-540-8000
Internet: www.ja.org

Learn and Serve America
Corporation for National Service
1201 New York Avenue NW.
Washington, DC 20525
202-606-5000
Internet: www.learnandserve.org/

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)
511 East John Carpenter Freeway, Suite 700
Irving, TX 75062-8187
214-744-MADD (214-744-6233)
Internet: www.madd.org

National Association of Counties
4040 First Street NW.
Washington, DC 20001
202-393-6226
Internet: www.naco.org

National Campaign To Stop Violence: Do the Write Thing
The Kuwait-American Foundation
1120 G Street NW., Suite 990
Washington, DC 20005
202-393-7580
202-393-7585 (Fax)

The National Exchange Club
3050 Central Avenue
Toledo, OH 43606
419-535-3232
Internet: www.nationalexchangeclub.com

National 4-H Council
7100 Connecticut Avenue
Chevy Chase, MD 20815-4999
301-961-2820
Internet: www.4hcouncil.edu

National Organization for Victim Assistance
1757 Park Road NW.
Washington, DC 20010
202-232-6682
Internet: www.try-nova.org/

National PTA (National Congress of Parents and Teachers)
700 North Rush Street
Chicago, IL 60611
312-670-6782
Internet: www.pta.org

National Victim Center
309 West Seventh Street, Suite 705
Fort Worth, TX 76102
817-877-3355
Internet: www.ncvc.org

National Youth Leadership Council
1910 West County Road B
Roseville, MN 55113
612-631-3672
Internet: www.nylc.org

The National Youth Network
National Crime Prevention Council
1700 K Street NW., Second Floor
Washington, DC 20006-3817
202-466-6272
Internet: www.ncpc.org

Office of Children and Family Services
Sergeant Henry Johnson Youth Leadership Academy
P.O. Box 132
Route 10
South Kortright, NY 13842
518-473-1274
607-538-1403 (Fax)

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
810 Seventh Street NW., Eighth Floor
Washington, DC 20531
202-307-5911
Internet: ojjdp.ncjrs.org

Points of Light Foundation
1737 H Street NW.
Washington, DC 20006-3912
202-223-9186
Internet: www.pointsoflight.org

Quest International
1984 Coffman Road
Newark, OH 43058-4850
614-522-6400
Internet: www.quest.edu

Southern Regional Violence and Substance Abuse Prevention Center
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC 29208
803-777-0695
803-777-0677 (Fax)

Street Law, Inc. (formerly the National Institute for Citizen Education in the Law)
918 16th Street NW., Suite 602
Washington, DC 20006-2902
202-293-0088
202-293-0089 (Fax)

Teens, Crime, and the Community
1700 K Street NW., Second Floor
Washington, DC 20006-3817
202-466-6272
202-296-1356 (Fax)

United National Indian Tribal Youth, Inc. (UNITY)
P.O. Box 25042
4010 Lincoln Boulevard, Suite 202
Oklahoma City, OK 73125
405-424-3010
405-424-3018 (Fax)

Youth Crime Watch of America
9300 South Dadeland Boulevard, Suite 100
Miami, FL 33156
305-670-2409
Internet: www.ycwa.org

Youth Service America
1101 15th Street NW., Suite 200
Washington, DC 20005
202-296-2992
Internet: www.servenet.org

Youthbuild USA
58 Day Street
Somerville, MA 02144
617-623-9900
617-623-4331 (Fax)

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This Bulletin, the first in the Youth in Action series, was produced by the National Crime Prevention Council as part of the National Citizens' Crime Prevention Campaign under a cooperative agreement with the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice. The National Crime Prevention Council is a nonprofit organization that conducts demonstration and youth-based programs, produces publications and training materials on a variety of subjects, and manages the day-to-day activities of the National Citizens' Crime Prevention Campaign.

Points of view or opinions expressed in this document are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, BJA, or the U.S. Department of Justice.

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The National Youth Network, founded and managed by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, consists of diverse youth leaders from across the Nation who are sponsored by youth-serving organizations. The goal of the Network is to recognize and build upon the power and importance of youth leadership by uniting young people and adults, through communication and action, to enable youth organizations and nonaffiliated youth to have a positive, formidable impact in our communities and throughout our Nation.

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The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention is a component of the Office of Justice Programs, which also includes the Bureau of Justice Assistance, the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the National Institute of Justice, and the Office for Victims of Crime.

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