Beyond the Hurt: RespectED

Beyond the Hurt: RespectED is a nationally-recognized violence and abuse prevention program to promote safe, supportive relationships and healthy communities. Beyond the Hurt works with youth organizations, schools, sports and community groups to assist in building community capacity to respond to bullying and harassment through a comprehensive prevention planning model. The aim is to break the cycle of abuse, neglect, harassment and interpersonal violence through prevention education. It is an interactive program that encourages pro-active approaches. Available to children and youth, and to the adults who work with them, it is delivered by certified RespectEd staff and volunteers.

    • Registry Classification Checklist for this program (PDF, 63 KB)
      • Contact: Brian Smockum, Canadian Red Cross, 5700 Cancross Court, Mississauga ON L5R 3R9, 905-890-1203 ext 321,
      • Audience recommended by the provider: Grades 7-12
      • Costing Information: The design and delivery of workshops in the Beyond the Hurt program are designed to meet the unique needs of your school or organization. Please contact Red Cross RespectED for a quote on their services. An example of a 3 hour Beyond the Hurt adult workshop for ten participants including a Beyond the Hurt manual is $500. A full day 6 hour Beyond the Hurt adult workshop for ten participants including manual is $700.
        A Beyond the Hurt Two Day Peer Facilitation Training Workshop for 10 youth and two adults would be $2,400. Including manual, video, resources for program delivery and after workshop trainerĀ support.
        To become a Beyond the Hurt Prevention Educator, costs, including training, materials and mentoring support would be $650 to $1,000