Town Hall: Guiding Families & School Age Children
About the Event
Guiding Our Families Through Stress, Anxiety and Depression
Town Hall Meeting
Join us for a Town Hall Meeting entitled “Guiding Our Families & School Age Children Through Stress, Anxiety and Depression” in Pompano Beach.
Hosted by United Way of Broward County Commission on Behavioral Health & Drug Prevention, the City of Pompano Beach, Broward Behavioral Health Coalition, the School Board of Broward County and the Florida Department of Children and Families.
A panel of experts and community members will discuss the topic of family wellness, stress, anxiety and depression. Pompano Beach Mayor Rex Hardin will make opening remarks and the moderator will be Program Director for Florida Initiative for Suicide Prevention Joel Smith.
Moderator: Joel Smith, Program Director for Florida Initiative for Suicide Prevention
Nora Rupert, Broward County School Board Member
Emilia Vilaire-Monchery, Prevention Specialist for United Way of Broward County
Billie Morgan, 2-1-1 Broward Director, Staff Training & Development
Dr. Laura Ganci, Director of Research for Children's Services Council
Dos Maines, Substance Abuse Research and Program Manager for Broward Sheriff's Office
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 and Creole.
Guests are encouraged to attend early so they can enjoy food, community resource vendors, raffles and prizes.