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Prevent It! Taking Action to Stop Child Sexual Abuse
November 4 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Prevent It! – Taking Action to Stop Child Sexual Abuse
Visit the Little Warriors by clicking on the following link: https://register.littlewarriors.ca/prevention_program/registration.html?CK=12894&monthnum=11&theyear=2017&C=Peace River, Alberta
If you have any questions or require more information about Little Warriors or the Prevent It! Workshop please visit the Little Warriors website at www.littlewarriors.ca or email email@example.com
The Town of Peace River is pleased to host a Little Warriors Prevent It! Workshop on Saturday, November 4th, 2017 from 1pm-4pm. We invite you to Take Action and attend this *NEW* Canadian child sexual abuse prevention workshop aimed at educating adults to help prevent child sexual abuse.
About Little Warriors
Little Warriors is a national, charitable organization committed to the awareness, prevention, and treatment of child sexual abuse. In September 2014, Little Warriors opened the Be Brave Ranch — the first facility of its kind to offer a family-oriented treatment program for children have been sexually abused. You can read more about what they do here: http://littlewarriors.ca/
Did you know?
Experts estimate that:
- One in three girls and one in six boys will experience sexual abuse
- 95% of those children know their perpetrator
- 95% of cases go unreported
About the Prevent It! Workshop
Developed by researchers at the University of Alberta, the Prevent It! Workshop empowers adults to take action by equipping participants with knowledge and skills required to help prevent and respond to child sexual abuse. You can read all about the informative and empowering workshop here: http://littlewarriors.ca/prevention/workshop/ Watch the two-minute trailer for a sneak peak of what the Prevent It! Workshop is all about: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3hk_GIv-wuU&feature=youtu.be
Who should take this workshop?
ALL parents, professionals and volunteers that work or interact with children. All participants receive a workbook and certificate of attendance.
Register for an upcoming workshop hosted by the Town of Peace River.
Saturday, November 4th, 2017 from 1pm-4pm
Cost: No charge to attend the workshop. Donations to Little Warriors are gladly accepted, online donations can be made here. All donations over $25 receive a tax receipt.
Location: Peace River Municipal Library 9807 97 Ave, Peace River AB T8S 1H6.