WrapED

WrapED provides a blended model of youth work and high fidelity wraparound services. These services assist youth at risk of or engaged in gangs to exit a high-risk lifestyle and move away from the threat of gangs.

Click here for the WrapED – Reach Edmonton Website

Collaborative partners include:

• Edmonton John Howard Society

• Edmonton Police Service

• Native Counselling Services of Alberta

REACH Edmonton

YOUCAN Youth Services

• Multi-cultural Health Brokers Cooperative

INITIATIVE GOALS

To support prevention and intervention programs in the community that target youth and their families by:

• Using a strength-based approach.

• Addressing root causes of social disorder.

• Preventing youth involvement in gangs.

OUTCOMES

Effective collaborative delivery of WrapED/backbone function

Effective communication of knowledge and data related to gang prevention in Edmonton