Dragonfly Counselling and Support Centre (The Centre) believes that prevention through education is key and therefore is committed to delivering educational resources to the community by offering information, consultations, advice, referrals as well as specialized presentations.
The Centre offers information and presentations to early childhood development programs, schools, home school groups, parent groups, community groups and organizations. Information sessions and presentations are customized to meet the needs of the group and/or organization.
Presentations/ Informational Sessions
Dragonfly Counselling and Support Centre (The Centre) is currently growing and adding to the presentations available. (Fee Applicable)
The following topics are available:
- Sexual Assault
- Child Sexual Abuse
- Digital Safety
- Body Awareness (ages 4-6)
- Promoting healthy sexuality in children and adolescents (ages infant to 18); session for parents, foster parents, guardians and caregivers
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Trade Shows, Displays, and Interactive Booths
Dragonfly Counselling and Support Centre travels to various trade shows, fairs, community activities and events to raise awareness on the many issues surrounding sexual assault and to inform the community about our programs and services.
Our displays and booths are both informative and interactive; providing promotional materials, crafts for children and more! All displays may be tailored to the audience and venue.
Public Education Programming Topics
Public Education Presentations
“Who Do You Tell”: This is an interactive 25 to 30 minutes session for Kindergarten and 45 minutes for Grade 1 to 3, about okay vs not okay touches, to use the proper names for private parts, “Your body belongs to you” (Story Book), boundaries, what to do and who to tell.
Friendship & Digital Education: This is a 45-60 minutes presentation for students from Grade 4 to Grade 6 that include healthy and unhealthy characteristics of friendships, issues youth faces involving the internet, body education and boundaries, consent for kids. (Fee Applicable)
Relationships: This is a comprehensive 45-60 minutes presentation for students Grade 7 to Grade 11 and discussion about relationships, cycle of abuse, sexual assault, consent and coercion, internet, inappropriate digital activity (sexting) and creating awareness. (Fee Applicable)
Teen Body & Mind Program
(Free service for limited time)
This is an interactive 60 minutes empowered teen session.
For more information see pdf document:Teen Body and Mind Program (1)
Advocacy, Information, & Support
Disclosures, reporting process, police and court processes, hospital visits, these processes can be confusing and overwhelming. Whether you are an individual, a school, or an organization, we can help you navigate these processes.
The Centre provides advocacy and support services for those directly and indirectly impacted by a sexual assault or sexual abuse. If you do not know where to turn or are unsure about the next step to take, do not hesitate to contact us. We can help.