Radicalization to violence is the process of adopting an extremist belief system that includes the willingness to use, support or facilitate violence as a method of changing society.
One of the best ways to recognize if a person you know is vulnerable to being radicalized is to watch for behaviour changes that show they are moving in that direction.... Learn more
If someone you know is showing signs that they are adopting extreme views that embrace violence, ReDirect is here to help them.
People can be referred to us by concerned parents, teachers, community leaders or anyone else who knows them well enough to observe concerning behaviours.
Your information is be kept confidential through the entire process.... Learn more
About the Program
ReDirect is a program that works to prevent radicalization through community education and awareness, as well as prevention and early intervention.
Our team also works with those already adopting extreme belief systems that condone violence, to help them get on a better path.... Learn more
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If There is an Immediate Threat
ReDirect is not equipped to respond to threats resulting from violent extremism or terrorism.
If you have information about a planned attack or other risk to public safety:
- If it is an immediate threat (is happening or is about to happen) - Call 9-1-1
- If it is not immediate but still a concern - Call the Calgary Police Service at 403-266-1234
- If it is not immediate and you want to be anonymous – Contact Crime Stoppers