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Calgary Gangs Education (FREE)- YouthLink Calgary Police Interpretive Centre
September 12, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
One event on September 7, 2019 at 11:00 am
One event on September 12, 2019 at 6:00 pm
Understanding the current issues surrounding community safety and high-risk lifestyles, free education programs happening at YouthLink Calgary Police Interpretive Centre
Calgary Gangs Education: Free Presentations
Calgary Gangs Education is aimed to assist adults in understanding the current issues surrounding community safety and support youth in avoiding potential risks. FREE for everyone.
- Thursday, August 22, 6:00pm
- Thursday, August 29, 6:00pm
- Saturday, September 7, 11:00am
- Thursday, September 12, 6:00pm
CALGARY GANGS EDUCATION HIGHLIGHTS:
- Understand the issues. Learn about current challenges within your community within the city of Calgary.
- High risk lifestyles. How to recognize if your child is participating in high risk behavior and how youth get involved in gang related activity.
- Potential risks. The effects of organized crime on the community as well as the individuals involved.
- Informed choices. How to support young people in recognizing the signs of high risk behavior and how to avoid it.
- Start the conversation. How to talk to young people and support them in making the right choices.
- Community driven strategies. What you can do in your community and home, as well as where to get help.
- How the Calgary Police Service is responding to community concern. Understand the work taking place.
WHO IS THIS PRESENTATION FOR?
- Parents or Guardians.
- Youth Mentors and Supports.
- Note: Youth younger than 11 years of age will not be permitted as content and discussions are designed for an older audience.
- Childcare services available for children 11 years old and younger.
- Punjabi translation available during presentation.
- Everyone is welcome.
YouthLink Calgary Police Interpretive Centre:
5111 – 47 St. NE, Calgary
To help adults support Calgary’s youth in making positive decisions.
Registration Required as space is limited. Presentations are FREE.