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Public Education Programs: Elementary

Child Assault Prevention (CAP) program for grades 1-6

An empowerment program that gives children skills and strategies they can use in potentially abusive and dangerous situations. Age-appropriate discussions and role-playing address bullying, strangers and abuse by someone they know. Their rights to be ‘safe, strong and free’ are emphasized.

“This is exactly the strong, positive message that needs to be communicated to our children to prevent the tragedy of abuse…Too often we try to scare children into being safe.” – Parent

Youth issues for grades 7-8

Students learn how to recognize different types of abuse and effective skills and strategies they can use in these situations. Topics covered include bullying/peer pressure, sexual assault/harassment, healthy relationships, Internet safety and self-defense.

For grade 8’s only

This program is designed to prepare students for situations they are likely to encounter in high school. Topics include drug and alcohol-facilitated sexual assaults, acquaintance sexual assaults, relationships and Internet safety.

To book a program or for more information, contact Donna Christie at .