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Montlick & Associates Partners with CWAV, USA to Launch New Anti-Bullying Program in Georgia Schools

Monday, March 05, 2012

Montlick & Associates' Family Safety Advocate, Jacquie Palisi and Lin Seahorn, Founder of Children Without A Voice, USA announce a new partnership to help stop bullying in Metro Atlanta schools. Watch this week's ABC News video to learn more about CWAV, USA and their new Anti-Bullying Program. Click on the links below to learn how you can volunteer and get involved with the program. Also, visit the A4K Club website to learn more about the youth ambassador club for kids, which is a key component of the Anti-Bullying program. The club empowers kids to speak out when they see bullying in their schools and community.


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Montlick & Associates, Atlanta Accident Attorneys, Partners with Children Without A Voice, USA to Launch New Anti-bullying Program in Georgia Schools

Montlick & Associates is proud to partner with Children Without A Voice, USA (CWAV) to launch a new Anti-Bullying program in schools throughout Georgia and across the United States. CWAV is a national, non-profit organization that is dedicated to raising awareness and preventing crimes against children, child abuse and neglect through advocacy and education. CWAV offers free parenting classes, and classes that teach children how to stay safe and how to report abuse. They are a well-respected organization that also advocates for tougher sentencing in crimes against children.

Child abuse is a much bigger problem in this country than most people realize; and every child deserves to be safe and well-cared for. But the heartbreaking truth is that an estimated 9 million children are abused or neglected each year according to Department of Justice estimates - and roughly 2/3 of those go unreported. Studies show that children who experience abuse at home are likely to bring the violence into school in the form of bullying. The new Anti-Bullying Program is one way that both CWAV and Montlick & Associates are working together to help keep our kids safe. The Anti-Bullying program is a highly interactive program for kids in Pre-K through Eighth Grade. The program improves school and child safety by educating and empowering kids to speak out against bullying. It is evidence based and approved by the U.S. Department of Health and Services. One of the key components of the program is the A4K Club; which is a youth ambassadors for kids club that works hard to create an environment of respect, kindness, and human decency within our schools and community. The club is about helping kids find their voice and taking a stand for what is right. Membership is FREE to all students who join and take the pledge.

If you are interested in bringing the Anti-Bullying Program to your school or community, or are interested in the Parent Anti-Bullying Program, please send a request to A4K@cwavusa.org. The complete lesson plans are also available. Please provide the name of your school, position and contact information in an email to A4K@cwavusa.org.

To learn more about the Anti-Bullying Program, click here. Please visit the a4kclub.org to learn more about the A4K Club. The A4K Club website has tons of really helpful information and resources for kids, parents, teachers and community leaders.

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Since 1984, the Atlanta Accident Attorneys at Montlick & Associates have made it their goal to be the best personal injury law firm in Georgia and throughout the Southeast. The law firm represents families and individuals who have suffered injuries in auto accident injuries, job injuries, injuries from defective or dangerous products, and other types of serious or catastrophic injuries. Montlick and Associates, Attorneys at Law, is dedicated to providing exceptional legal services to Georgia residents. Our experienced attorneys are available to assist clients throughout all of Georgia, including but not limited to Albany, Athens, Atlanta, Augusta, Columbus, Gainesville, Macon, Marietta, Rome, Roswell, Savannah, Smyrna, Valdosta, Warner Robins and all smaller cities and rural areas in the state. No matter where you are located our attorneys are just a phone call away, and we will even come to you. Call us 24 hours a day/7 days a week for your Free Consultation at 1-800-LAW-NEED (1-800-529-6333). You can also visit us online at www.montlick.com and use our Free Case Evaluation Form or 24-hour Live Online Chat.

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Montlick & Associates Family Safety Advocate, Jacquie Palisi and Lin Seahorn, Founder of Children Without A Voice on the Daily 2 Set at WSB-TV in Atlanta, GA.

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