Project Information

Domestic Violence Prevention WAVE
Health Services, Social Welfare
Health, Physical Education, Recreation & Dance, Biology, Consumer and Family Science, Special Education , Psychology , Sociology
Outside of School
09/29/2017
Open - Sign up
Juanita C.V. Blaz
Basic Information
Description
  • Guam Coalition Against Sexual Assault and Family Violence
    10/27/2017
    Father Mike Crisostomo

    Guam Coalition Against Sexual Assault and Family Voilence 479-2277
    10/27/2017
    4
    10/27/2017
    50
    14+
    9, 10, 11, 12
    Suitable for Persons with Disabilities
    No Costs

  • Description

    In celebration of Family Violence Prevention Month - October 

    There is a calendar of events throughout the whole month. This WAVE brings the events together and allows the youth to come and join our efforts. 

    Youth groups can make signs on the themes below

    End the Violence

    Respect is Key

    Love our Families

    NO MORE - Violence

     

    Career Pathway/Field

    Social Services

    Social Work

    Youth Educators

    Prevention Program Coordinators

     

    Objective

    To bring awareness of Family Violence on Guam

    To allow youth to become engaged and express their voices 

    To have youth interact directly with service providers in the community

    Guam DOE Health Education Standard

    Standard 8: Health Advocacy
    Demonstrate the ability to advocate for personal, family, and community health.
    HS.8.3
    Work cooperatively as an advocate for improving personal, family, and community health.
     

    Instructions

    Sign up for this project online

    Make signs / Wear Purple ALL MONTH

    Come early to the wave 4-6pm 

    Sign in and out with Father Mike Crisostomo or other Coalition members. 

    In order to earn service learning hours, you must turn in a reflection to one of your teachers. The reflection must address: What did you do? What did you learn? How did this activity show that you were an advocate for community health? 
     

    Additional work make a powerpoint or video about the WAVE and post to social media

    #ENDTHEVIOLENCEGUAM

    #NOMOREGUAM

     

    Warnings/Notices

    Event is outdoors, bring water. 

    Youth must practice safety when near the road.

    Youth must arrange their own transportation.

     

    Issue Area

    Family / Domestic Violence on Guam

    Agency Description

    A coalition of non-profit organizations / associations / and agency partners that work to increase training and outreach support for prevention of sexual assault and family violence.

    Point of Contact Informations

    Phone: (671) 479-2277

    Fax: (671) 479-7233

    Email Address: info@guamcoalition.org 

    Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1093, Hagatna, GU 96932

     Physical Address:

    Ada Plaza Center, 
    Building B – 206B/207B
    173 Aspinall Avenue

    Hagatna, GU 96910

     

    Comments about the Project Location

    IHOM intersection TIYAN - near Harvest / McDonalds 

    from 4:30-5:30pm 

    Please show up 4-6pm