The Safe Dates curriculum (17) has been modified in each site to make it culturally relevant and locally accepted and useful.Youth development program activities are community-specific and are designed by local program staff, the youth, and in some cases, local community councils or organizations.
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The most important way by which we can stop it is by killing it in its crib.
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Based on the cultural context at each site, project staff work with the schools to determine the most appropriate developmental levels and class subjects for the project.
The curriculum has been implemented in a teenage parent program, in community-based organizations, and with 7th to 12th graders in PE, health, and science classes.
Activities are typically developed to focus on specific community holiday/cultural events, as a response to specific needs in the community, or as a result of youth requests.
Youth development activities typically occur outside regular school hours.
A Guide for Healthy Dating Relationships The brochure focuses on practical advice for teens, counsellors, teachers, parents and practitioners on how to identify healthy dating behaviours and ways to develop these skills.
Healthy Relationship Tips This website provides information and tips about what healthy relationships look like, keeping your relationship positive, and what your rights are in a relationship.
While problems such as dating violence must be addressed, it is a commitment to development and building competencies – the offering of relationships, networks, challenges, opportunities to contribute – that motivates growth and change.