Crime Prevention Partners

Strength-based Approaches to Youth Gang Prevention in B.C. Community Consultation Report

This paper includes a review of research on strengths that matter, some cautions such as concerns about cultural relevance, and a differentiation of types of strength-based interventions. It also explores some strength-based practices with examples of specific strategies implemented by the Community Assessment and Action Networks in B.C. The paper includes feedback from three workshops conducted with community stakeholders on March 24th 2010 consultation hosted by the BC Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General. The discussion concludes with recommendations to connect evidence-based research with practice. This discussion paper provides background that may help people considering strength-based interventions.

Strength-based Approaches to Youth Gang Prevention in B.C. - A Community Consultation Report

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