Non-profit resources and presentations.



Prevent and reduce violent crime.



Survivor assistance & information.

Advocating for Victims’ Rights


This is the season to be Thankful… It’s Powerful!

You Have the Power is hosting it’s 4th Annual Powerfully Thankful Event & Auction on November 19th at Douglas Corner from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. The city’s top singer/songwriters will hit the stage to sing their self-penned songs of thankfulness during the Holiday season.

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You Have the Power is a driving force for victims of violent crime.

You Have the Power…Know How to Use It, Inc. is a nonprofit agency whose mission is to educate, advocate and empower individuals and communities who are impacted by violent crime. Now celebrating its 22nd anniversary, YHTP was founded in 1993 by former First Lady of Tennessee, Andrea Conte, to advocate for victims and educate the community to prevent violent crime. YHTP raises awareness about crime and justice issues through victim advocacy, community education programs, brochures, and documentaries. Based in Nashville, YHTP is funded through private donations and grants.

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Mayor Barry visits the Annual Walk Off Crime 2015… Extreme Success!

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 Book A Safety Presentation With Us!

We’re now available to book for safety trainings! You Have the Power has delivered educational prevention trainings on human trafficking, acquaintance rape, bullying, child sexual abuse, and more to thousands of people all across Tennessee. We would love to host a training presentation for your business, school, civic group, church, or other organization!

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If you would like a member of the You Have the Power staff to speak at your school, civic group, professional group, or other group, please e-mail us at or call us at 615-292-7027.