Here to Serve Nebraska

The University of Nebraska Medical Center is working to create safe communities for all Nebraskans. 

UNMC offers a variety of services aimed at preventing violence, advocating for victims, and supporting a just and equitable social system. Explore what UNMC has to offer!


Dusk to Dawn: A hospital-based service working directly with youth, law enforcement, and community partners to reduce violence and encourage safe behaviors and environments.

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Encompass:  Assisting victims of violence returning to their communities with making positive changes in their lives as well as recovering from the physical and emotional trauma caused by violence.

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Nebraska Collaborative for Violence Intervention and Prevention: A collaboration between the UNMC College of Medicine/Department of Surgery and the UNO School of Criminology and Criminal Justice reducing gun violence and supporting victims of violent injury.

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