Street Gangs Advanced Workshop: Strategies for Youth and their Families
Trainer: Dirk Niles
February 22, 9:30am-1:00pm
This seminar will also be repeated on March 7, 2011
Location: Children's Aid Society of Toronto, 30 Isabella Street, 7th Floor, Toronto, ON M4Y 1N1
TTC: Yonge Subway to Bloor/Yonge. Exit on Yonge Street and walk South to Isabella. Isabella runs one-way West from Yonge, walk 1/2 block to 30 Isabella.
By car: Yonge Street North to Isabella Street; 3 streets South of Bloor on West side. Turn right onto Isabella Street. Paid parking is available in the Green P parking on Charles (East of Yonge)
Easy registration online via www.cwitraining.torontocas.ca
For more information, please contact Chena Barakat at 416.924.4640 x2780 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To see the full Spring 2011 Training schedule, please click here.
Centre of Excellence for Child Welfare Final Report
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Your Children's Aid
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Human Trafficking in Canada
An Overview of the Child Welfare Systems in Canada
Overview of Canada's child welfare system from one part of the country to another.
The Maltreatment of Adolescents in Canada – Information for Canadians
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The Family Violence Youth Site
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Physical Punishment and Children’s Health
This is a brief article by Joan Durrant explaining the dangers of physical punishment and makes some policy recommendations.
Use Your Voice
This is the very well-done website of the campaign mentioned under (5) explaining some of the subtle signs of child abuse and giving advice on reporting this abuse.
Abused Kids Don’t Always Look It
This is an excellent pamphlet about the signs of child abuse and methods of positive parenting that can help prevent it.