May
27
Mon
Free Parents & Family Substance Abuse Support Group @ 3rd Floor
May 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

If you know or are living with someone who appears to have a substance abuse problem, come talk and listen. The goal of this group will be substance abuse education, referral sources, support family and friends.

Hosted by Christopher’s Reason

May
29
Wed
Lyme Disease Forum @ JCC
May 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Jun
1
Sat
Saint George Greenmarket @ St. Mark’s Place and Hyatt St
Jun 1 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Jun
3
Mon
Free Parents & Family Substance Abuse Support Group @ 3rd Floor
Jun 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

If you know or are living with someone who appears to have a substance abuse problem, come talk and listen. The goal of this group will be substance abuse education, referral sources, support family and friends.

Hosted by Christopher’s Reason

Jun
8
Sat
Saint George Greenmarket @ St. Mark’s Place and Hyatt St
Jun 8 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
T 1 D Symposium @ College of Staten Island @ College of Staten Island - School of Business, Building 3N, Rooms 106 & 110 - Parking available in Lot 1 or Lot 4
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm

Please join us for a special T1D Symposium!!! Event will include a special Research Update from Jacquelyn Brown, Ph.D., a research scientist at JDRF. She manages the biomarkers and disease development grant portfolios for the prevention program. She is involved in JDRF’s cross-disciplinary efforts surrounding type 1 diabetes (T1D) and Big Data, which involves teaming up with data analytics experts, including IBM Watson researchers, to develop machine learning methods to analyze years of global T1D research data to identify factors leading to onset in children. Event will also include pharmaceutical companies. Light refreshments will be provided. RSVP is MANDATORY!!!

www.jdrf.org/nycli/events/t1d-symposium-staten-island/?fbclid=IwAR3mMBlXv0JEQhQIZQM1Sm5fEmbwFxib4qxQYTo_G202606PWLqA8nysVGw

World Oceans Day – Beach Clean Up @ Conference House Park Beach
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Jun
10
Mon
Free Parents & Family Substance Abuse Support Group @ 3rd Floor
Jun 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

If you know or are living with someone who appears to have a substance abuse problem, come talk and listen. The goal of this group will be substance abuse education, referral sources, support family and friends.

Hosted by Christopher’s Reason

Jun
11
Tue
Anti-Bully Support Workshop @ Projectivity
Jun 11 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

PLEASE CALL AHEAD TO CONFIRM

For children/teens experiencing any type of bullying (in-school, cyber-bullying, food allergy, etc), and parents looking for resources. All children and parents welcome. Bringing children/teens together who have lived through this experience. Offering a safe place to share stories and brainstorm on how to handle the problem. Free refreshments.

PLAY IT FORWARD N.Y. @ Projectivity (B.U.I.L.D. Center)
Jun 11 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

June, 2019

Info Contact:Debra Santulli-Barone

646 765-6531 literallydeb@aol.com, or playitforwardny@gmail.com

PLAY IT FORWARD NY

In partnership with Rossville A.M.E. Zion Church and Projectivity

ANTI-BULLY SUPPORT GROUP/ WORKSHOPS

WHO: Play It Forward NY Anti-Bully Support workshops. Founder, Stefan Barone

WHAT: Kids/teens being bullied. Resources for parents. FREE REFRESHMENTS

WHERE: NORTH SHORE: Projectivity (B.U.I.L.D. Center) at 51 Broad Street, SI

WHEN: Tues, 4-6pm (confirm dates) 2019: 6/11 (not July/Aug)

WHERE: SOUTH SHORE: Rossville AME Zion lower hall, 584 Bloomingdale Rd, SI

WHEN: Wed, 4-6pm (confirm dates)2019: 6/12 (not July/Aug)

WHY: A safe place for kids/teens to meet others who were bullied and created a positive life. Visit: PlayItForwardNY.com or Facebook.com/PlayItForwardny

Stefan Barone, Founder, was bullied and shares his insights; advocating on local and national media: Fox 5 Good Day Street Talk, NY1 News (2013 Play It Forward NY Anti-Bully Walk), Staten Island Advance (named Stefan “Newsmaker of the Week,” in “Taking a Bite out of Bullying”, by Sarah Buccellato). ABC’s 20/20 w/Connie Chung and ABC’s Good Morning America w/Charlie Gibson.

Approved by: Senator Andrew Lanza, advocates to end cyber-bullying, and pediatrician, Dr. Melvin Koplow, who dedicates his time to spread awareness and assist Stefan.

Helpful Resources and Reading:

1) Visit DrMDK.com AND click Bullied 2) Bullies to Buddies: How to Turn Your Enemies into Friends! By author Izzy Kalman, MS, NCSP Visit: Bullies2Buddies.com

Also, Play It Forward NY offers, for a fee: Assemblies/workshops adaptable to varying class sizes/ages for schools within the NYCDOE, PAL, YMCA, S.I. Youth Justice Center, and other youth agencies.

Projectivity offers: Careers in Entertainment Presentations, and Projected Mentorship Programs. Info@ProjectivityGroup.org.