Safe Places Certification… a safeguarding tool that puts Youth First
“The sooner we reach kids, the better chance we have of turning their life around and giving them a chance to follow their dreams.”
Why Safe Places
1 in 3
1 in 3 Canadians report experiencing some form of child abuse
96% of children who report sexual abuse are telling the truth
89% of teachers said bullying and violence are serious problems in our public schools.
Over 80% of the time, bullying happens with peers around.
At least 1 in 3 adolescent students in Canada have reported being bullied recently.