First Posted: 3/8/2013
A free Community Awareness dance, in honor of March as Intellectual Disabilities Awareness Month, will be held 12:30-2 p.m. on March 25 in the Pittston Area High School gymnasium. The event is being sponsored by the Luzerne-Wyoming Counties Mental Health & Developmental Services in conjunction with the Luzerne-Wyoming Counties Training Council on Quality and Pittston Area High School administration, faculty and students who promote Zero Conflict/Anti-Bullying Initiatives. To register, call Luzerne-Wyoming Counties MH & DS at 825-9441 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Some of the participants, from left, first row, are Timothy Allen, Brittany Giamber, Kristen Santey and Sharece Tillman, Pittston Area students and members of the school’s Zero Conflict/Anti-Bullying Initiative. Second row: Mike Garzella, superintendent, Pittston Area; Jim Blaskiewicz, coach and certified Olweus bully prevention trainer; Stacy Fedrow, ReDCo Group; Gina Galli, Luzerne-Wyoming Counties Mental Health & Developmental Disabilities; Dave Pall, Step by Step, Inc.; and John Haas, principal, Pittston Area High School.