Nevada Child Seekers knows there is power in prevention! Our youth are our heart and this program works to help inspire them to be the change in the world.
The mission of Y.E.P! is to EDUCATE, EMPOWER & INSPIRE Youth by elevating awareness, building life skills & cultivating confidence.
Through our workshops, we equip youth with knowledge and confidence, which empowers them to speak their mind, even if they are scared, demand respect from others and stand up for victims, and go into the world with the power to make a difference for themselves and for others.
Courage & Confidence...
Y.E.P! wishes you: Courage to walk your own path and follow your heart. Confidence to walk with your head held high, making eye contact and feeling good about who you are. Joy and laughter in fun, healthy friendships. Memories that make you smile. Success in wherever you put forth your efforts and passions. May you find ways to step out of your comfort zones, and learn that this is where you will grow and find what makes you shine.
Workshops are entirely free call 702-458-7009
BE BRAVE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Nevada Child Seekers created the Be Brave program. It is a youth empowerment movement set to end bullying. Inspiring a generation of UPstanders is the true change. If you would like a free Be Brave comic book mailed to you simply send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
SHOUT OUT LOUD - EPISODE 1
"Oh No! Toby didn't check first with his mom before he walked to the park. He plays all day until it gets dark. Then he realizes he doesn't remember the way home. How will he find his mommy? Who will help him?"
SHOUT OUT LOUD
Nevada Child Seekers created the Shout Out Loud program which is geared towards K-2nd graders. This is a gentle approach to child abduction prevention and focuses on empowering children with easy steps to remember.
OPERATION: DRUG FREE KIDS
Operation: Drug Free Kids was created by Nevada Child Seekers in partnership with the Drug Enforcement Agency. This elementary presentation helps young children understand the dangers of poisons, pills and other drugs.
BELOW ARE THE TEEN AND PARENT PRESENTATIONS
Nevada Child Seekers narrates the NetSmartz Teen presentation created by the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children. This video is also a great tool for parents to educate themselves on the newest trends.
Together we can help children learn about online risks and empower them to help prevent victimization on and offline.
LETS TALK: RUNAWAY PREVENTION
Nevada Child Seekers works with national partners to ensure our families receive the best help and resources when in crisis. The National Runaway Safeline is a great resource and help when dealing with a runaway youth.
HOT TO SPOT HUMAN TRAFFICKING AT AN EVENT
This video will explain what Human Trafficking is, what tactics predators use to lure their victims and ways to report it and seek help.
This video is "event" specific and can be used by businesses to help bring awareness to this topic. Again, we emphasize to the viewer to report and call law enforcement or their security teams and report possible crime that is taking place.
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STRESS MANAGEMENT FOR TEENS
Nevada Child Seekers is a non-profit based out of Las Vegas, NV The agency's mission is to find missing and exploited children in Nevada. With over 8,000 children going missing a year in Nevada this agency swings into action. They also work diligently in the field of prevention and educate youth on the dangers of missing children, topics that could cause a child to runaway from home and ways to seek help if needed. Stress is a trigger in many missing child cases if you are experiencing any of these symptoms seek help. Below are a few resources but remember it is always best to reach out to a trusted adult and seek help.