To accomplish its mission, PAVE implements two program strategies:
Violence Prevention Education – a Primary Prevention model for all youth based upon Positive Youth Development principles
Early Intervention Services – advanced support for youth victims identified in the community.
Select a program below to view more information on the program page.
Youth Community Educators Program (YCEP)
Youth-led program to train young people as peer educators on teen dating violence and violence prevention
Trauma-informed individual and group therapy for youth impacted by violence, based in 5 Denver-metro partner schools
Second Stage Intervention Groups
Support groups to educate and encourage survivors of relationship violence identified during Violence Prevention classes
Path to Healthy Relationships
In-depth curriculum focused on teaching middle and high school youth about healthy relationships, dating, equality, and preventing violence.