Programs & Services at ISPN
ISPN provides critical services in Providence, Central Falls, and Pawtucket, helping to make our neighborhoods safer through hands-on action, advocacy, intervention and mediation of violent situations. Working with a number of community partners including law enforcement and hospitals, the Institute utilizes Nonviolence training, street outreach, hospital response to violent crime, employment services, enrichment activities and reentry preparation to extinguish violence in communities, alongside advocacy and public policy efforts to address underlying issues of crime and violence. The Institute is the only organization in the country to serve both victims and perpetrators of violent crime.
Our services and programs include: