The Center for Anti-violence Education (CAE)

CAE offers five-week empowerment self-defense course for girls (cis and trans), gender non-conforming youth, and anyone on the transgender spectrum. All programs are sensitive to the needs of survivors.

The five-week self defense course are held four times a year at CAE (in Park Slope, Brooklyn).

Participants learn:

  • physical and verbal self defense techniques
  • de-escalation strategies
  • boundary setting skills
  • self care and safety tips