Anti-Bullying Youth Summit
Anti-Bullying Youth Summit 2014
Join us in our upcoming Anti-Bullying Youth Summit for 2014
Program: 9:00am - 2:30pm
Location: Marist College
Poughkeepsie, NY 12590
The Mediation Center would like to thank our generous sponsors who are supporting this event.
|Royal Carting Service|
Join with us! Become a sponsor, Sponsorship information here
Youth workshop presenters needed! Proposal packets available here.
The Mediation Center of Dutchess County's Upstander Award
Middle School and High School Student Organizations (Grades 7 – 12) and middle school and high school students (individuals, grades 7 - 12) will be recognized for their projects/service/dedication to a concept of bullying prevention or intervention during a ceremony presenting the Upstander Award. This event allows organizations of all sizes and types, and individuals, to be acknowledged for the work they have done to stand up to bullying in their school community. Click here for more information
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.
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.