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Violence Prevention

Violence Prevention

Enlace Chicago

Youth-focused violence prevention for Little Village area residents.

Services Offered

School-Based Mentors • Community Watch • Violence Prevention • CeaseFire • Atrisk Youth • Support Groups • Youth Safety • Gangaffiliated Youth


Enlace Chicago works to improve life for residents of the Little Village community by fostering a physically safe and healthy environment and by championing opportunities for educational advancement and economic development.

Enlace leads a comprehensive violence prevention initiative that focuses on prevention, intervention, and organizing. The violence prevention initiative consists of the following programs:

  • Ceasefire (part of Cure Violence network)
  • School-based Mentors
  • Safe Passage Community Watch
  • Youth Safety Network

For more information regarding the services, visit the web page.


2329 S. Troy Ave., Chicago, IL 60623 41.849112 -87.703675

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish



  • This service is free

How to Apply

Call Enlace at 773-234-4673 or email to access more information about their programs.

Other Locations

Violence Prevention - Troy Office
Program Phone: (773) 823-1062
2329 S. Troy Ave.
Chicago, IL 60623
Violence Prevention - Main Office
Program Phone: (773) 823-1062
2756 S. Harding Ave.
Chicago, IL 60623