BPRC News and Updates
Connected efforts break barriers, build solutions
Original Article Taken from cambridgetimes.ca - December 11, 2014
For those crumbling under the weight of their own problems – whether those issues are self-inflicted or effects of victimization – opportunity for change can be fleeting. And considering that it takes the patience, persistence and know-how of an informed advocate to navigate...
Reaching out to at-risk residents ... before crisis
Original Article Taken from cambridgetimes.ca - December 12, 2014
CAMBRIDGE – At just 11 years old, a Cambridge boy had already crossed paths with more than one authority figure in his young, troubled life.
This particular boy – who can’t be identified to protect his identity – was well known to police. He frequently....
Program Helps People at Risk Before Crimes or Crisis Occur
Original Article Taken From the North Bay Nugget - December 6, 2014
Predicting and preventing crime and social conflicts before they happen sounds like science fiction.
But that's the aim of the Gateway Hub – a local program which marks its one-year anniversary today.