Prevention

SSFS’s Prevention Program provides age-appropriate school-based domestic violence education designed to help students understand healthy family and dating relationships and to practice safe, healthy, nonviolent behaviors.

Pre-school to 2nd Grade

Students will learn to identify their emotions and brainstorm ways they can use their hands to be helpful.

3rd – 5th Grade

Students will learn about safe and healthy family relationships and family violence, including identifying abusive behaviors and healthy dynamics.

6rd – 8th Grade

Students will learn about safe dating relationships and dispel myths about controlling behaviors in intimate partnerships.

High School

Students will learn about safe dating relationships and dispel myths about controlling behaviors in intimate partnerships.

B.R.O. (Boys Respecting Others)

A unique 8-week program for junior high male youths who have been exposed to family violence designed to help them understand domestic violence and practice respectful, nonviolent behaviors.

Contact our Prevention Program at 708-794-2140 and ask for Angie.