Topics to discuss:

A Different Perspective on Gun Violence and Youth Safety
HOW TO PREVENT ANOTHER FERGUSON/BALTIMORE VIOLENCE AGAINST POLICE Are police out of control?  What must change to PREVENT citizens/police conflicts! How to reduce street violence and gangs!

Other topics:

  • The “perfect storm” for violence! 5 myths keeping people locked into crime, drugs and violence.
  • Why are youth involved in drugs, crime, violence and dropping out of school? (35% of youth will NOT graduate for high school this year)
  • 2 critical issues, NOT discussed today, that can keep children safe?
  • What will it take to bring Americans together and create community PEACE?
For more information:
Contact Stephanie Mann at: 925-451-3654 or email

STEPHANIE L. MANN – Crime & Violence Prevention Consultant

Author: 5 prevention books, “Alternative to Fear: Guidelines to Safer Neighborhoods,” in 1975.  Citizens reduced crime 48% without a local police department. Helped launch, “Neighborhood Watch.”


“Safe Homes, Safe Neighborhoods: Stopping Crime Where You Live” (Nolo Press 1993)

“Street Safe Kids: 10 step guide to develop self-esteem and stay centered.” (SKN 2000)

“The Adopt-A-Block Guidebook,” 10-step guide for individuals, church and civic groups.(SKN 2010)

 “Safe Neighborhoods Program for Community Leaders” (CARR Foundation/SKN 2014)

DR. BARBARA J. WILLIAMS (Sis. Barbara) Safe Kids Now Network LLC Program Director

Dr. Williams is a Retired Insurance Broker and Real Estate Agent. She has taught in the field of Christian Education for over 40 years. She is a Conference speaker for Youth and Women’s Ministries and conducts Relationship Workshops.

Community Groups:  LEAP-Literacy for Every Adult Program, Literacy Volunteers of America,.  Direct of Programs –  Safe Kids Now Network LLC –Adopt A- Block,  M.A.S.K. (Mothers Against Senseless  Killings) Member of  Project 5:14 (Neighborhood Crime Prevention)

  • Former Executive Administrator of the C.H. MASON Bible College
  • Founder and Director of Project Impact – Leadership skills and character development program.
  • Member of AACC (American Association Christian Counselors)
  • Member of BAACC ( Black African American Christian Counselors)
  • Co-Author – ‘Change Your Life –The 90 Day Experience’