Members of the community are welcome and encouraged to attend La Familia’s Bullying Prevention Symposium this Friday, February 24th at 4:00 in Sacramento. Sheila Self, Bullying Prevention Specialist for the Sacramento City Unified School District, will be instructing the Youth Voice Group and other attendees in learning about:

  • What to do if your child is being bullied

    Together, we can put a stop to bullying

  • The scope of the problem
  • Myths about bullying
  • Emerging research
  • SCUSD anti-bullying policy
  • Definitions of bullying types
  • And best prevention practices

The La Familia Counseling Center is located at 5523 34th Street in Sacramento. Enter the Autozone parking lot on the corner of Franklin and Fruitridge and drive all the way to the back of the property towards Highway 99. For more information contact Apolonia Cortez, Youth Leadership Coordinator for the Youth Voice Program vie email at or by phone at 916-452-3601.