Earlier this week, I had to coax my son into toning down something he had written for one of his classes. What he had written down made a lot of sense, but because his words… 621 more words
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Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties sponsors Stand Tall teams in 4 high schools and one middle school in the Lyon County School District. 757 more words
Adolescence is a critical, but often overlooked, period of development. During this time, youth are exploring new physical, mental, social, cultural, and sexual boundaries.
With expanding social media platforms and capabilities, youth are primed to connect and engage far beyond the household. 264 more words
The Block Center hosted a Don’t Block the Truth event on Monday: Serve and Protect – Building Positive Police-Community Relations. Thanks to our partners at the Troy Police Department, the Sanctuary for Independent Media, the New York Civil Liberties Union, and CEO YouthBuild, and our young people and mentors, who generously volunteered their time and effort to make the event happen. 28 more words