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Jun 30, 2015




  • 1. Child Abuse Prevention & Intervention Non- Profit Organisation

2. 890 Yonge Street, 11th Floor, TorontoON M4W3P4416-515-1100, Fax: [email protected] 3. Mission:Boost believes that all children and youth have a right to growup in a safe, healthy and nurturing environment. Boost isdedicated to the prevention of child abuse and violencethrough education and awareness, and to collaborating withour community partners to provide service to children, youthand their families. 4. Philosophy:We give kids a lift when they need it themost. 5. Programmes &Ser vices: Boost provides programsand services to child and their family living in the City ofToronto.The Great Kid Program: A series of 6 books for4 to7 years oldchildren and a facilitators guide teaching self-esteem,communication, making choices, respect, touch, how andwhere to get help. Soft cover set$49.95+HSTHard cover set $99.95+HST 6. Prevention & Public Education: Boost provides training and workshops to alert children who are at higher risk of abuse. Boost promotes consciousness among children and youth to understand and protect themselves from bullying & peer abuse, family violence. 7. Prevention & Public Education:Looking for Angelina: A learning guide of family violence: $75.00 + HSTYelling, Threatening & Putting down: What to do instead. $90.00 + HSTShaking, Hitting, Spanking: What to do instead.$90.00 + HSTYour Truth is Your Truth: Child Abuse, Adults Responsibilities. $29.00 + HST 8. The Child Victim Witness Suppor t Program:Boost offers session to prepare the children and youth for thecourt process. Both individual and group sessions are providedto the child and the caregivers.Internet Child Exploitation Referral Program:Boost sponsors the counselling session of the victims and theirimmediate family. Boost provides uto$1500 or 15 sessions tothe child or youth and upto$800 or 8 sessions to the familymember. 9. Assessment & Treatment Program:The program is designed to prepare children, youth andcaregivers for court trials after investigation.There are clinicians who patiently support and understand thechilds or youths trauma before preparing for the court trial. 10. Relationship Skills for Violence Prevention:The RSVP program is designed for teen girls between the ages of13 to 17 who have experienced violence.Camp Rainbow: Is a summer camp program design to helpchildren overcome the trauma of violence or abuse. 11. Barriers: Long waiting list. Service provided only to City of Toronto. RSVP program is only for teen girls. 12. Outreach to Community: Camp Rainbow Prevention and Public Education & Training Two hours to two days long workshop The Great Kid Program series ICE Counselling Referral Program The RSVP Program The Child Victim Witness Support Program The Assessment & Treatment Program Making A Difference Online Training Program at YMCA October is Child Abuse Prevention & Awareness Month. 13.

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