180 East Union Street, Newark
Positive Attitude Responsible Citizen (PARC) Program - works in
collaboration with school districts to promote a safe and respectful
learning environment encouraging students to be responsible, empathetic
and tolerant of others. The goal of the program is to decrease bullying
behaviors among children and teens in academic, social and community
settings while developing good character and social responsibility.
Currently operating in grades K-8 in the Pal-Mac School District.
Center for Dispute Settlement
54 Broad St., Lyons
Parent-child mediation resolves issues in safe and confidential matters
between children and parents, and children and school. Develop solutions
for challenges of truancy and rules violations.
National Crime Prevention Council
Provide information on: bullying, cell phone safety, conflict resolution,
cyber bullying, disaster preparedness, drug abuse, fraud and identity
theft, gang violence prevention, Halloween safety, hate crime information,
home and neighborhood safety, internet safety, school safety, violent
crime and personal safety, volunteering and workplace safety.
Bullying has a potentially devastating effect on students and young
adults, their families, schools and communities. Website provides extensive
information on what bullying looks like, warning signs, what things
you can do to stop bullying and how to get help. Includes resources for
parents, children and educators. Cyber-bullying, LGBT, and text bullying.
Website provided by the Department of Health and Humans Services
in partnership with The Department of Education and The Department
of Justice. Please see School Districts listed in EDUCATION
for contact information of local administrators. Report bullying now!