Associate Professor in Residence
Director, Wraparound Project
A gift to the San Francisco Wraparound Project will enable a better understanding the forces leading to will help to violent injuries in San Francisco and stop or reduce them.
Jeff is a good example of how Wraparound has made a difference. Fourteen years old and shot while walking with friends, he almost died three times during his initial trip to the operating room.
The Wraparound Project has been affiliated with the NNHVIP since it's inception, working to strengthen existing hospital-based violence intervention programs and help develop similar programs in communities across the country.
The mission of the San Francisco Wraparound Project is to stop the revolving door of violent injuries in the city of San Francisco. By finding resources in the community to address multiple factors, Wraparound case managers address the root causes of violence.
Many young people become serious about changing their lives while in the hospital. Wraparound connects with young people at a teachable moment by working directly with survivors of violent injury.
Wraparound, together with other community-based organizations, has successfully helped reduce the rate of violent injury. Read More >>