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True 2 Life

Cure Violence Initiative

Services

Legal Aid

Mental Health

Mentoring

Conflict Resolution

Support Groups

Job Trainings

Financial Empowerment

Job Training

Substance Abuse Counseling

True 2 Life Documentary part 1

True 2 Life is part of the New York City Crisis Management System. Which revolutionizes the perception and reduction of violence by promoting a public health and science-based approach. Treating violence as a learned behavior that can be prevented by utilizing disease control methods. 

If such a contagious epidemic is ignored, like any disease, it spreads. To combat the violence epidemic. True 2 Life understands that violence persists despite external punishment or moral judgment. To effectively affect peaking societal violence, social norms need to become eradicated from the source.



Credible Messengers

True 2 Life is comprised of various positions that serve our mission to be agents of change to the community. 

Outreach Workers:

  • Act as mentors to a variety of participants, seeing each client numerous times per week, conveying a message of renouncing the use of violence, and assisting clients in obtaining needed services. 

Violence Interrupters

  • Outreach Workers act as mentors to a variety of participants, seeing each client numerous times per week, conveying a message of renouncing the use of violence, and assisting clients in obtaining needed services.

Hospital Responders

  • Hospital Responders are contacted around the clock of any penetrating wounds, i.e., gunshot or stabbings admitted to emergency rooms. These notifications enable workers to respond quickly to prevent retaliation.

 

T2L Clothing Drive 2/23/2019


T2L Peace Walk - NIPSEY HUSSLE - 04/11/2019

True 2 Life - Care Package Drive

 

Funding Sources

MOCJ (Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice)

            ACS (Agency Children Services)