Enhancing life skills...
Peers Educating Peers is a prevention and leadership-training program available to children grades 6 through 8 in region one schools. This collaborative effort between the Housatonic Youth Service Bureau and Women’s Support Services is a six-week program that teaches students valuable skills to help them stand out as leaders among their peers. Topics covered include:
- Substance use education and prevention
- Communication and active listening
- Healthy relationships
- Conflict resolution
- Bullying prevention