Nonprofit or community organization
Last modified: January 9, 2012, 8:33 PM
Prevention Institute, a national non-profit organization, was established in 1997 to reduce illness and injury and improve the health and well-being of communities through primary prevention. It receives funding from a variety of governement and foundation sources. In a brief time, the Institute has received recognition as a leader in strategy development and interdisciplinary and intergovernmental collaboration for comprehensive prevention initiatives which promote systems change.