Training & Special Projects

Our Training and Special Projects Department provides internal and external nonviolence training,

 alongside outreach that cultivates new trainers and innovative partnerships in Rhode Island and beyond.

Get to know their work better through these videos from their series 'Nonviolent News'!

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Our Nonviolence trainers provide over 8,000 hours of nonviolence trainings every year.  We work with companies, nonprofits, schools, and professional and social groups to teach the study and practice of nonviolence, to inspire others to spread the message of nonviolence, and to grow the Beloved Healthy Community.  

Our nonviolence trainers provide over 8,000 hours of training each year to schools, companies, and 

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Our team works to spread the message of nonviolence and share the work of the Nonviolence Institute through regular public speaking engagements at partners, schools, and various functions.


Our team works with other nonviolence organizations, police departments, governmental bodies, companies, and schools to share our model, to inspire community-centered workaround gang-related violence, and to advocate for policy changes that benefit our clients and under-served communities across the country.