CHAMPIONS FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH 2013 B.C. SUMMIT

A National Conference on Keeping Kids Safe and Connected

 

More than 300 people attended the 2013 Summit, held April 24 and 25 at the

Sheraton Wall Centre in Vancouver. Over the two-day period, delegates and speakers explored ways in which society can actively foster environments that keep children and youth engaged, safe, and feeling connected to their communities.

 

Follow the links below to access the materials from the 2013 Summit:

  

Newsletter - Report on the 2013 Summit

 

Presentations

 

Jody Paterson, former journalist, activits and CUSO International Worker

(Keynote Address) - How to Make a Vulnerable Child  PDF

 

Gurvinder Singh, Canadian Red Cross violence prevention advisor

Predictable, Preventable: Best Practices in Addressing Interpesonal and Self-Directed Violence  During and After Disasters    PDF

 

Panel - Behaviour Modelling: positive coaching for sport and life

Andre LaChance, Head Coach, Baseball Canada National Women's Team   PDF 

Ron Robison, Western Hockey League commissioner    PDF

Dr. Alan Goldberg, sports psychologist and director, Competitive Advantage    PDF