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Kid's Self Defense & Safety

  • Peace Over Violence 1015 Wilshire Boulevard #200 Los Angeles, CA, 90017 United States (map)

Kids Self-Defense & Safety is a child abuse prevention/intervention program based on empowerment of the child through building self-esteem, awareness and assertiveness skills, and physical self-defense techniques.

Peace Over Violence’s Kids’ Self-Defense and Safety provides children with an opportunity to develop critical thinking skills, respect their instincts and cultivate assertiveness.The program focuses on three components, incorporating age-appropriate role-plays which encourage children take action on their own behalf. Statistics and awareness exercises help children to understand that, while being prepared is important, most people would never hurt a child. Assertiveness exercises and conflict resolution skill building exercises increase the child’s ability to prevent abuse by adults, older children, or peers, and physical techniques build self-esteem and decrease fear.

April 6th Schedule

Ages 5-7 - 9:00-9:45am
Ages 8-11 - 10:00-10:45am
Ages 12 and up - 11:00am-12:15pm

Child's Name *
Child's Name
Child Age Range *
Preferred Language *
Parent/Guardian Name *
Parent/Guardian Name
Phone *

In honor of Child Sexual Abuse Awareness month, registration for this class will be free, but a donation to Peace Over Violence is both greatly appreciated and strongly encouraged.

Earlier Event: March 27
Empowerment Self Defense: Women 18+
Later Event: April 10
Volunteer Outreach Orientation