There will be a new strategy unveiled Friday in Swift Current to ensure kids in sport do not have to endure harrassment and discrimination.
The certification-program will require a criminal background check of adults, along with training and education on the prevention of bullying, abuse, harassment and discrimination.
Mayor Jerrod Schafer says he wants Swift Current to be a leader when working with youth in the province.
Premier Brad Wall says the province is taking notice of today’s certification announcement
Earlier this week, the mayor of Swift Current formally and publicly apologized to Sheldon Kennedy and other players who were sexually assaulted by Swift Current Broncos coach Graham James
Sheldon Kennedy says he accepts an apology from the Swift Current mayor and fully intends to be part of the launch of today’s youth strategy program.