Saying "NO" to gangs is one thing, but it's much different to be a young person facing the very real pressure to join. In this video, you'll find out why gangs are so seductive, and look at common methods that gangs use to attract new members. See what happens when a young person joins a dangerous gang, and find out how tough it is to get out once you're in. The program also offers tips and suggestions for finding other sources of peer companionship and support outside of gangs. This video is a must-have for any school whose gang problem is just starting, or growing. Ideal for grades 7 to 12 - Study Guide included.
Topics covered include:
- Investigate how gangs form
- Learn about the truth & lies of gangs
- Explore the differences between a gang & a group of friends
- Discover alternatives to joining/belonging to a gang
Runtime: 20 mins