With a citywide pass to enter youth organizations, Springfield hopes to reduce violence

Monday, September 25, 2023
WAMC Northeast Public Radio

In an effort to address a surge in gun violence, an initiative in Springfield, Massachusetts aims to give youth access to community centers, Boys and Girls Clubs, and social service agencies as well as the myriad of programs they provide such as mentoring, counseling, tutoring, and recreation.

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