WrapED provides a blended model of youth work and high fidelity wraparound services to assist youth at risk of or engaged in gangs to exit a high-risk lifestyle and move away from the threat of gangs. The collaborative partners include the Edmonton John Howard Society, Edmonton Police Service, Native Counselling Services of Alberta, REACH Edmonton and YOUCAN Youth Services. The Edmonton Multi-cultural Health Brokers have also joined the partnership.
To support prevention and intervention programs in the community that target youth and their families and uses a strength-based approach to address root causes of social disorder, such as the prevention of youth involvement in gangs.
Effective collaborative delivery of WrapED/backbone function
Effective communication of knowledge and data related to gang prevention in Edmonton