The Sammy D Foundation offers stand-alone presentations or program packages which aim to reduce the occurance of bullying and anti-social behaviours:
Purpose: Educating participants about the impact of violence and anti-social behaviour on victims, families perpetrators and the community.
Age recommendation: 10+
Approximate run time: 50 minutes
In 2008, Adelaide teenager, Sam Davis, fell victim of a violent and unprovoked one-punch assault that cost him his life. Through the telling of Sam's story, Impact Presentations educate young people about the consequences of violence with a focus on mateship - encouraging young people to look after themselves and their mates.
Monkey See, Monkey Do
Includes: Impact Presentation, Positive Role Modeling Workshops (parents and senior club members) and Bullying Prevention Workshops (players).
Purpose: Addressing "ugly parent syndrome", negative spectator behaviours and intra-peer bullying.
Age recommendation: U12s-U15s, parents and senior club members
Approximate run time: 70 minutes
Following Impact presentation, players will work Sammy D Foundation peer educators to take an in depth look at what bullying looks like, sounds like and feels like, whilst parents and senior club members are given the opportunity to reflect on parents and adults being the number one influence in the lives of young people.