Town Hall: Family Communication & Wellness

About the Event

Family communication & wellness


Let's Talk About the Pressures Facing Today's Youth

Vaping, Alcohol, Cyberbullying, Social Media, Academic Stress, Anxiety & Depression


Hosted by United Way of Broward County Commission on Behavioral Health & Drug Prevention, the City of Pompano Beach, Broward Behavioral Health Coalition, Broward County Public Schools, Florida Children's Theatre and the Florida Department of Children and Families.

A panel of experts and community members will discuss the topic of family wellness, communication and the pressures facing today's youth.  Pompano Beach Mayor Rex Hardin will provide the opening remarks.



Moderator: Joel Smith, Program Director for Florida Initiative for Suicide Prevention

Nora Rupert, Broward County School Board Member
Blake Cohen, Recovery Unplugged, National Outreach Manager
Darrell Cunningham, Broward County Human Services, Broward Community Partnership Director
Chief Frank Galgano, City of Pompano Beach, Emergency Medical Services
David Scharf, Broward Sheriff's Office, Department of Community Programs Director



This event is FREE and open to the public including students, teachers, parents, grandparents and the rest of the community. Information will be provided in English, Spanish, Portuguese and Creole.

Guests are encouraged to attend early so they can enjoy food, community resource vendors, raffles and prizes.


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Event Details

Next Event Dates
E. Pat Larkins Community Center
520 NW 3rd Street, Pompano Beach, Florida 33060
Angela Ventura
954-453-3758 |