WHAT IS SNAP®?
SNAP® (STOP NOW AND PLAN) is an evidence-based cognitive behavioral model that provides a framework to supports families and children struggling with behavioral issues. The SNAP model was originally developed as a response to research regarding the prevalence of behavioral issues amongst
BRITANNIA WOODS COMMUNITY HOUSE SNAP PROGRAM
The Britannia Woods Community House SNAP program is a culturally adapted program for Black children, youth, and their families. This program understands the importance of culturally informed services for marginalized communities provided by professionals from the same community. Thus, all the phases of our intervention with black families from our understanding of issues, to the lens/approaches we utilized in intervention, and our social/systemic navigation processes are all rooted in anti-oppressive frameworks.
The goals of Britannia Woods Community House SNAP program is to support children and their families to understand their innate abilities, competencies, autonomy as well as their shortcomings; to reduce their involvement in
Britannia Woods Community House’ SNAP program supports parents and their children by validating, identifying and assessing barriers and hardships that are impacting their lives. We provide support in the form of advocacy, case management, counseling, psycho-education, mentorship, resource navigation and collaboration with other service providers etc.