YC Hertfordshire Positive Alternatives (+Alt) Project at Bowes Lyon Young People's Centre, Stevenage

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Positive Alternatives (+Alt) is a YC Hertfordshire programme for young people who may be at risk of becoming involved in gangs and violent crime. Come to this project at the Bowes Lyon Young People's Centre in Stevenage and learn how to keep yourself safe and make positive choices for your future.

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The YC Hertfordshire Positive Alternatives (+Alt) Project at Bowes Lyon Young People's Centre in Stevenage is designed to raise awareness about the risks and realities of gang-related crime.

The dynamic and interactive workshop sessions focus on:

  •  identity and belonging
  •  gang culture
  •  stereotypes and gender
  •  responsibilities
  •  county lines
  •  knife crime and reducing use of weapons

There will also be discussions on healthy relationships, sexual health, drugs and alcohol, social media and Citizen Aid.

Bowes Lyon Young People's Centre is fully wheelchair accessible.

Details

Venue: Bowes Lyon Young People’s Centre, St Georges Way, Stevenage SG1 1XY

Age Range: 14-17

Cost: Free

Timing and Repeats:
Every Friday, 7pm-9pm

Booking Info: Drop-in / no booking needed

PDF: Positive Alternatives leaflet

Organisation: YC Hertfordshire Stevenage Team, tel: 01438 843340, email: yc.stevenage@hertfordshire.gov.uk, website: click here...

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