The Alternatives to Violence Project began in 1975. An inmate group at Green Haven Prison (New York) was working with youth gangs and teenagers at risk but they were having difficulty communicating their message about the consequences of violence.
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In the video opposite, Nick shares his story on how he managed to turn his life around with the help & guidance of AVPWA
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Story from an AVP facilitator, an ex-prisoner
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Mark Newhouse explains what AVP is all about in an interview on 98.5 Sonshine FM radio. Listen to Mark's Interview