National Bullying Prevention Month
October is National Bullying Prevention Month
Click here to learn tips on how you too can be an UPSTANDER and not a bystander.
Anti-Bullying Youth Summit
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
Do Your Part – Engaging Generations – Building Communities Free of Elder Abuse
Friday, June 13, 2014 9:00 a.m. to 1:00pm - Event Completed
Check in begins at 8:30 a.m.
Free and Open to the Public
Location: Farm & Home Center – 2715 Route 44, Millbrook, NY 12545
The 2014 Champion for Elder Rights and Safety Award will be presented to County Executive Marcus Molinaro.
40 - Hour Basic Mediation Training
May 29-June 2, 2014 - Completed
NY CLE Approved: 32.5 Credits (2 ethics)
Part 146 Approved**
Vassar College, Rockefeller Hall
- Learn a new approach to understanding conflict and its effects
- Increase skills that help people resolve conflict constructively
- Practice professional conflict resolution skills
Cost: $250 for volunteers (Click here for more information on the Volunteer Mediator Training Program)
$850 for non-volunteers
For more information click here.
3rd Annual Anti-Bullying Walkathon
Note: The Anti-Bullying Walkathon is taking place at the Dutchess Coutnty Railtrail, NOT at the Walkway over the Hudson.
Address: 35 Van Wyck Lane, Wappingers Falls NY 12590 - Completed
"Take a Stand - Change A Life"
The Mediation Center of Dutchess County is hosting its 3rd Annual Anti-Bullying Walkathon on Saturday, April 26th 8am - 11am at the Dutchess County Rail Trail (entrance at Van Wyck off Route 376). We are seeking businesses to sponsor the event and we are recruiting teams to walk!
You can walk as an individual or create a team and fundraise to help support our anti-bullying programs!! Pre-register for the walk online and begin your own fundraising page at this site: http://www.firstgiving.com/AntiBullyingWalkathon.
Every person who pre-registers and raises $50 or more will get an Anti-Bullying Baseball Shirt! Prizes will be awarded for those raising the most funds in two categories: Adults and Students, grades k-12. Two prizes will be awarded in each category: Adult team and Adult individual as well as Student team and Student individual
We hope to see you on April 26th!!!