GFWC Lilburn’s Women’s Club and Mountain Park United Methodist Church will be hosting a free seminar for adults to heighten the awareness of the struggles facing our youths entitled “What’s Around the Corner?” on September 21, 2013
- 9:00a.m.-1:00p.m. 1405 Rockbridge Road, Stone Mountain, GA 30087. This event is for parents, grandparents, clergy, police, athletic leaders, teachers, guidance counselors, .etc. any adult who interacts with 11 to 17 year- olds.
•Danny Porter, Gwinnett District Attorney, will address the legal consequences of youth’s unlawful behavior on parents and their underage children.
•Tiffany Sawyer, Director of Prevention Services Georgia Center for Child Advocacy - Preventing Youth Sexual Abuse
•Katherine Raczynski, PhD University of Georgia, Director, Safe and Welcoming Schools Project, College of Education - Effective Responses to Bullying
•Samantha Marcedo, Teen Advocate, Partnership Against Domestic Violence - Dating Violence
•Celia Brown, MA CCHP, Corizon Health - Gwinnett County Detention Center - Identifying Suicidal Tendencies
Join us as we share current prevention strategies, learn methods for identifying risky behaviors, become aware of local resources and develop an understanding of legal consequences.
RSVP to http://www.mountainparkumc.org or by calling 770-921-8512.