The Boston Police Department District B-2 Community Service Office along with the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office and Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department are hosting an “Understanding Violence for Girls Program” ages 13-18 years old.
This is a six week program where we will discuss topics on: what causes violence, what happens when accused of a crime, how stereotypes affect us, truth versus snitching, why do kids join gangs and how to make responsible choices.
It is strongly encouraged that any girls’ that are referred to the program participates in all six sessions. At the completion of the program each girl will be given a certificate of completion and a small incentive for their attendance.
The session will be held at the Grove Hall Library at 41 Geneva Avenue, Dorchester on the following dates and times:
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 4:00 PM- 6:00PM
Thursday, March 18, 2010 6:00PM – 8:00PM
Thursday, March 25, 2010 4:00PM – 6:00PM
Tuesday, March 30, 2010 4:00 PM- 6:00PM
Tuesday, April 6, 2010 4:00PM – 6:00 PM
Thursday, April 15, 2010 6:00 PM– 8:00 PM
Space is limited for this program. For more information please contact:
B-2 Community Service Officers
PO Stephanie Gaines 617-343-4278
PO Nicole Allen 617-343-4487
Light refreshments will be served