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Capacity Building and Training Initiative

The Capacity Building and Training Initiative prevents and addresses violence by strengthening trauma-informed and equitable approaches among providers and systems serving children, adults, and families in Boston and beyond.

Our reach

Since 2013, the Capacity Building and Training Initiative (CBTI) has:

  • trained over 7,000 providers who collectively are serving 100,000+ residents, and
  • partnered with 45+ agencies.

Our team

Trauma and resiliency resources

For more information about trauma and resiliency resources, please contact Bronwen White at or 617-416-2699.

For trauma response, recovery and support services, please contact the Neighborhood Trauma Team Network 24-hour support hotline at 617-431-0125.

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