"Violence Reduction through Proactive Instruction"
BUILD provides in-depth services designed to address the root causes of violence needed to build long-term, sustainable systems and infrastructure for individuals, communities, and municipalities. With our practitioner-based, hands-on approach and collaborative methodology, BUILD provides holistic solutions including specialized training, consulting, personal refinement, advocacy, and community restoration.
Leadership Development & Training
Professional Community Intervention Training Institute
Alliant University Collaboration
Prevention & Intervention Work
Community Sentinel Program
Urban Safety Community Navigators
Hospital-Based Training & Programming
Hospital Alliance for Violence Prevention (HAVI)
Blue Shield Partnership
Education & Community Building
Community Visits + Activations
Private Educational Training
WHAT WE OFFER
The BUILD Program provides consultation services for a number of organizations and municipalities both nationally and internationally. Through these services, the BUILD Program provides a community-based and readily- accessible resource for local governments, youth, families, schools and communities. As such, the focus of the BUILD Program is to provide a host of services, including highly specialized training, on-going technical assistance, and a nationwide network of practitioners, legislators, municipalities, law enforcement entities, and service providers that have adopted “The Community-Based Gang Intervention Model.”
The BUILD Program provides support on the development and implementation of the following
Comprehensive Gun Violence Reduction Strategies
Non-Police Community Led Critical Response
Social Inequality Trainings
Hospital Critical Response
Communitywide Assessment, Asset Mapping and Evaluation
Public Safety and Juvenile Justice Policy and Legislation
Trauma Informed Healing and Wellness Circles
Critical Response to Community Needs Related to COVID-19 and Associated Crisis
The Community-Based Gang Intervention Model
Multidisciplinary Communication and Collaboration
Developing Common Standard Operational Procedures and Protocols
THE BUILD Program provides the following certification and training
Professional Certification: Numerous stages of validated, professional certification for beginners, intermediate and advance participants related to this field of work.
Specialized Training: Specialized training for reducing and mitigating community, family, personal and shared forms of crisis/violence, misguided anti-societal behaviors and unwarranted crisis. BUILD Program assists municipalities, researchers, educators and public safety specialists in developing the wrap around infrastructure to stabilize individuals and community violence once it begins.
Specialized training includes
The BUILD Program’s national certification connects individuals and agencies across the country who are able to network with each other through numerous events and learn about emerging and current best practices in the field of health and wellness. Becoming apart of this national network allows members to utilize your peers as sounding boards and create rewarding collaborations with entities with the same interests as yours.