The Center for Public Violence Recovery provides the following suggested materials produced by others as part of a clearinghouse of resources related to public violence preparation and recovery. Please send us an email to suggest additional  responses.

Faith-Related Public Violence Resources


Presbyterian Disaster Assistance (PDA) has trained volunteers who respond to incidents of public violence when requested by its regional Presbyteries. Its Website includes links to faith-related material including videos and worship resources.

Lessons Learned: Improving Church Safety


Episcopal Relief and Development (ERD) has produced a two page document that suggests ways congregations can improve safety awareness. It is based upon the experience of a New York City congregation and provides links to other resources than can be found on its Website.

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