Non-Violent Youth Summit
Annual conference to discuss sensitive topics like gang violence, sex trafficking, drugs, and other topics that are of concern or relate to the lives of children and teens participating with CWAH.
Most recently, Aaron Morris, with the new release of his book "From Gangs To God", captivated youth and adults with his life story. Tales of his inward struggle to find acceptance and belonging in a world where crime did pay and early demise was considered eminent and customary, kept parents and youth on the ends of their seat. One young man was so impressed he said, "Now that's a real man".
2016 - Looking Conflict Resolution, Effective Communication, the Pro's and Cons; of Social Media
2015 - How can you resist violence? What if your child is being bullied? Safety Measures, how to protect ourselves, Who can we talk too? were topics of discussion with rev. Dennis Haymon, Senior Elder Believers Temple Word Fellowship Church, Andre Smith, St. Louis Police Department, and Jeffrey Taylor, recreation therapeutic Counselor.
2013 - Dr. Sharon West, Director of Clinical Services, Grace Hill Neighborhood Health Center discusses raising children to resist bullying and signs to look for that your child is being bullied.
2012 - Gloria Taylor, CEO/Founder pours her heart out of why we must "Stop The Violence Now" and the role they must play in getting involved.
2012 - Jeffrey Taylor, Therapeutic Counselor, Missouri State - Divsion Youth Services, below engages students in simulation exercises to teach the importance of teamwork and effective communication.
2012 - Aaron Morris, Y.E.A.H. Team Program Manager above captivates and empowers youth to make better choices. Main goal is to bring those who have made bad choices back to reality and to keep those who have yet to make a wrong turn from doing so.