as a leader with a mission to advance your community's safety and health, do you take advantage of the power of collaboration?


Prevention Partnerships provides professional services to help

  •    government agencies

  •    private organizations

  •    schools

  •    law enforcement

  •    justice

  •    mental health

  •    child welfare and other community partners

. . . break down silos and develop effective collaborative efforts for safer and healthier communities.

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About

The mission of Prevention Partnerships is to develop effective collaborative efforts for safer and healthier communities, and bring about positive systems change that can be sustained. 

What makes Prevention Partnerships different is its unique multi-disciplinary background. This informs the cross-disciplinary:

  1. Training and technical assistance,
  2. Partnership facilitation, and
  3. Document production work 

that Prevention Partnerships does to support healthier and safer communities.

John Rosiak started Rosiak Associates, LLC in 2013 to continue the multi-disciplinary work he has done for decades at the National Center for Mental Health Promotion and Youth Violence Prevention, and the National Crime Prevention Council, helping to make communities healthier and safer.

Rosiak Associates filed the name of “Prevention Partnerships” as the official DBA—“Doing Business As”—because it signifies the vocation of the company—to work in partnership to prevent and diminish the problems that our communities face.

Rosiak Associates, LLC is a small business, single-member LLC, registered with the Federal SAM (with DUNS number) and is enrolled as a small business vendor in various states.

 

 

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Quick Facts

John Rosiak is a passionate and energetic educator/trainer/facilitator who uses his 30+ years of cross-sector experience as a "boundary spanner" to help partnerships involving education, mental health, juvenile justice, law enforcement, and others.  

What makes Prevention Partnerships different is its unique multi-disciplinary background. This informs the cross-disciplinary:

  • Training and technical assistance,
  • Partnership facilitation, and
  • Document production work 

that Prevention Partnerships does to support healthier and safer communities. Some highlights of John Rosiak's career include work in the following fields:

Education

  • Taught school and led youth programs.
  • Support superintendents and other school leaders around the country in promoting safer, healthier environments.
  • Masters of Arts in Education Administration.

Mental health

  • Served as president of one of the largest local mental health associations in the country.
  • Trained in Mental Health First Aid, Youth Mental Health First Aid, and Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) training.

Juvenile justice

  • Facilitate judges and judicially-led teams to reform local and national efforts.
  • Fellow at Georgetown University’s Center for Juvenile Justice Reform.

Law enforcement

  • Train thousands of law enforcement officers in advanced techniques for preventing crime and violence, including police chiefs, sheriffs, and School Resource Officers (SROs).
  • Publish extensively in the area of effective school-law enforcement partnerships. Developed curriculum and train-the-trainers for School-Based Law Enforcement Officers.
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