May 24th: Gangs and Children: Keeping Kids Safe
Date: 5/24/2017 9:00:00 AM
Course Length: 02:00:00 hours
Event Capacity: 40
Location: Project Harmony Offices
The purpose of this training to gain an understanding of why children join gangs, what the process may be in joining a gang, and discussing strategies to keep children out of gang activity.
Participants will learn:
- How gangs are structured and the levels of hierarchy
- How gangs initiate new members
- Prevention methods to keep children from joining gangs
This training is conducted by Alberto Gonzalez and/or Terrance Mackey who have worked with the Omaha Police Department gang unit.
This training meets the requirements for 2 CEUs
(Continuing Education Units) for social workers and Licensed Mental Health Professionals in Nebraska and Iowa.