Everett – Mental Health education needs to be a priority in communities of color here in Snohomish County! Here in Everett! We need to stop allowing schools to label our youth for the sake of getting grant money but not nurturing them and providing them with the assistance they need to thrive in an educational setting. … Continue reading Call to Action: Be Vulnerable! Learn, Grow and Stand United with Our Youth.
Everett - The City of Everett claims to have dedicated resources to "address youth, gang and firearm violence" and that they provide "youth-focused engagement programs, including school resource officers...". The creation of programs like PIVOT and PAY sounds excellent on the surface, and I give them kudos for acting like they care and gaining the support … Continue reading Opinion: It’s Not about Reform or Engagement! The City of Everetts’ Youth, Gun Violence and Gang Reduction Initiative is Deceptive and Harming Our Community.