Apr
20
Sat
Saint George Greenmarket @ St. Mark’s Place and Hyatt St
Apr 20 @ 8:00am – 2:00pm
Apr
22
Mon
Free Parents & Family Substance Abuse Support Group @ 3rd Floor
Apr 22 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm

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

Apr
24
Wed
Family Association Meeting @ YMCA- South Shore
Apr 24 @ 7:00pm – 8:30pm

FREE Family Association Meeting for family members who are dealing with a loved one struggling with substance use.

Apr
27
Sat
Saint George Greenmarket @ St. Mark’s Place and Hyatt St
Apr 27 @ 8:00am – 2:00pm
Apr
29
Mon
Free Parents & Family Substance Abuse Support Group @ 3rd Floor
Apr 29 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm

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
4
Sat
Saint George Greenmarket @ St. Mark’s Place and Hyatt St
May 4 @ 8:00am – 2:00pm
May
6
Mon
Free Parents & Family Substance Abuse Support Group @ 3rd Floor
May 6 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm

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
7
Tue
Anti-Bully Support Workshop @ Projectivity
May 7 @ 4:00pm – 6:00pm

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 NY Anti-Bully Support workshops @ Projectivity (B.U.I.L.D. Center)
May 7 @ 4:00pm – 6:00pm

WHO: Play It Forward NY Anti-Bully Support workshops. Founder, Stefan Barone
WHAT: Kids/teens who have been bullied. Resources for parents. FREE REFRESHMENTS
WHERE: NORTH SHORE: Projectivity (B.U.I.L.D. Center) at 51 Broad Street, SI
WHEN: Tuesdays from 4-6pm (always confirm dates)
2018: 9/25, 10/16, 11/13, 12/11
2019: 1/8, 2/12, 3/12, 4/9, 5/7, 6/11
WHERE: SOUTH SHORE: Rossville AME Zion lower hall, 584 Bloomingdale Rd, SI
WHEN: Wednesdays, from 4-6pm (always confirm dates)
2018: 9/26, 10/17, 11/14, 12/12
2019: 1/9, 2/13, 3/13, 4/10, 5/8, 6/12
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, who 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 and workshops adaptable to varying class sizes and ages for schools within the NYCDOE, PAL, YMCA, Staten Island Youth Justice Center, and other youth agencies.
Projectivity offers: Careers in Entertainment Presentations, and Projected Mentorship Programs. Info@ProjectivityGroup.org.

May
8
Wed
Anti-Bully Support Workshop @ Rossville A.M.E. Zion Church
May 8 @ 4:00pm – 6:00pm

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.