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ABOUT THE PROGRAM

The SAVVY Program is a prevention program which equips and empowers youth with the knowledge and tools to keep themselves and their friends safe from sexual exploitation and sex trafficking.

The SAVVY Program offers a 10-week prevention group for female youth aged 12-18 using the My Life My Choice Prevention Curriculum.

WHAT IS INCLUDED?

Variety of interactive and fun educational material and activities suited to all learning styles, including:

  • Ice Breakers
  • Group Activities
  • Storytelling
  • Discussions
  • Journalling & Reflection

Each group is co-facilitated by two trained and certified facilitators and includes:

  • A Clinician
  • A Survivor of Sex Trafficking

Transportation to and from group can be arranged. Groups meet for 90 minutes each week for 10 weeks.

Participants receive a weekly honorarium for attending.

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?

  • Female Identifying, non-binary, gender non-conforming youth
  • 13-15 years old (sessions will be offered to youth of similar age groups)
  • Those at risk of sexual exploitation/sex trafficking or those interested in learning more about how to protect themselves and their friends

TOPICS COVERED

  • What is sexual exploitation?
  • Understanding Predators and Recruitment
  • Healthy Relationships
  • How To Reduce Your Risk
  • Substance Use
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Health
  • Stories From Surivors
  • Where to Find Help & Safety
DATE: April 25th – June 27th – Weekly on Tuesday Evenings

Please contact us for more information about group dates or to discuss booking a group at your school, agency, or community group.

LOCATED AT THE BRIDGENORTH OFFICE (ADDRESS PROVIDED UPON REGISTRATION)

Details

Date:
5 September
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Series:
Website:
www.bridgenorth.org/savvy

Organizer

BridgeNorth
Phone
905-392-2181
Email
kaitlyn@bridgenorth.org
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Venue

BridgeNorth’s Office
Newmarket, ON Canada + Google Map
Phone
905-392-2181
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