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4th Annual Anti-Bullying Walkathon
Rain or Shine!
The Mediation Center of Dutchess County is hosting its 4th Annual Anti-Bullying Walkathon on Saturday, April 25th at the Walkway Over the Hudson. At this year's Walkathon, Speak Up! Speak Out! You Matter! we will walk to end the silence, hearing from others who have overcome bullying by speaking out. Walk with your family, friends, co-workers, school, business or organization or on your own. Create your team and register here.
The Anti-bullying Walkathon Committee would like to thank our generous sponsors for their continued support.
Speak Up Sponsor:
Damian & Carol Amodeo
Ann & Carl Barbera
Golds Gym Dutchess County
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2015
The Coalition on Elder Abuse would like to thank our generous sponsors for their continued support.
What is Bullying and How do we Stop It: Workshops Provide Crucial Skills to Prevent and Respond to Bullying
Girl Scouts. Beulah Baptist Church Youth Group. Relatives As Parents Program. What do these groups have in common? They include youth and adults learning how to prevent and respond to bullying. Whether being bullied by someone else or witnessing bullying taking place, studies show that others want to help but may not know how. Participants learn the definition of bullying that includes a pattern
Coalition on Elder Abuse launches Steering, Advocacy, Education, & Multi-Disciplinary Team Sub-Committees to Increase its Impact
The Coalition on Elder Abuse in Dutchess County works together collaboratively and cooperatively to protect elders from abuse, neglect and exploitation and to preserve the quality of their lives. Twenty-six members of the Coalition, including community individuals and representatives of private and public agencies/organizations met for a special two-hour planning meeting at the Clubhouse at