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Educational Programs

Educational Programs


Educational outreach for youth, parents, and professionals to prevent youth sexual violence.

Services Offered

Violence Prevention • Sexual Violence Services • Parent Education • Workshops • Youth Outreach


All Resilience sexual violence prevention education programs are conducted by trained professionals. Each 45-minute session is developmentally appropriate, highly interactive, and tailored for a specific audience. These programs are evidence-informed and Resilience works to include multiple learning styles and educational best practices. Sessions include:

-Kindergarten “Roles & Body Rules” Program
-Grades 1 & 2 “Safe Touch” Program
-Grades 3-5 “Safer Relationships” Program

-Grades 6-8 “Making Schools Safe” Program
-Grades 9-12 “Catalyst for Change” Program

Click here for program-specific details.

Resilience also provides educational workshops for :

-College students
-Adolescents in after-school and youth development programs
-Parents, guardians, and caregivers
-Social service providers and other professionals (Continuing Education Units (CEU) are available)

Resilience was formerly known as Rape Victim Advocates (RVA).


180 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 600, Chicago, IL 60601 41.8855045 -87.6248892

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish


-Programs for students are provided at no cost.
-Programs for parents and professionals are offered on a sliding scale basis.


  • This service is free
  • Services provided on a sliding scale

How to Apply

Contact the Director of Education and Training at 312-443-9603 x160 to request services.