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Institute for the Study and Practice of Nonviolence

Institute for the Study and Practice of Nonviolence




The Institute is an innovative and nationally lauded organization that targets the reduction of gang or group related violence in Rhode Island.  Working with law enforcement and hospitals, we have brought the homicide rate down consistently over the past ten years.  The Institute utilizes Nonviolence Trainings in prison and  schools, Street Outreach, hospital response to violent crime, employment services and enrichment activities.  The Institute is the only organization in the country to serve

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Institute for the Study and Practice of Nonviolence

265 Oxford Street, Providence, RI 02905


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