September 13th: Gangs and Children: Keeping Kids Safe

Event Description

Date: 9/13/2017 1:00:00 PM

Course Length:  02:00:00  hours

Event Capacity:   50

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. 


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