WE ARE

THE LONG ISLAND COALITION AGAINST BULLYING

 

LICAB Hotline: 516-777-7709

 
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Long Island Bullying Statistics

 

68%

Observe Bullying

of students say they observe or experience bullying in middle school.

 

84%

Would Rather Turn to A Friend

of students say they would feel more comfortable talking to a friend over a parent or teacher.

 
 

87%

see Verbal bullying

of students say they have observed verbal bullying in their school.

 
 
 

65%

Online bullying

of students say they or someone they know have been bullied online.

 
 

Our Programs

Funded entirely by private donations, fundraising efforts and generous grants, The Long Island Coalition Against Bullying offers a variety of programs and services.

Please call LICAB at (516) 777-7709 to discuss any of the programs we offer.

 

smile packages

Care packages that are sent to a bullied individual tailored towards the individuals hobbies, interests, personality, favorite things, etc. in an effort to let them know that they are not alone and that they deserve to SMILE. Packages are created based on a request from a family friend, relative, parent, teacher etc. and the requester’s name can remain anonymous if he or she chooses.
 

school assistance programs

LICAB will help work with schools to subsidize or create their own internal anti-bullying programs as well as hold assemblies with speakers whom the target audience can relate to.

subsudized threrapy

LICAB will work to financially assist families and victims who are most in need of or would like to seek out third party professional assistance outside of a school environment but are restricted by financial or insurance situations subsidize their therapy..
 

youth leader program

In our ongoing efforts to engage youth in the topic of bullying, the youth ambassador program is an instrumental way of assisting youth with necessary leadership skills as well as the future development and implementation of LICAB’s ideas and services. 

 
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Our Mission:

Empower

Children.

Emphasizing the importance of bully free communities on Long Island through education, increased awareness and therapeutic outlets

 
 

Get Involved

 

Send a smile package

Care packages that are sent to a bullied individual tailored towards the individuals hobbies, interests, personality, favorite things, etc. in an effort to let them know that they are not alone and that they deserve to SMILE. Packages are created based on a request from a family friend, relative, parent, teacher etc. and the requester’s name can remain anonymous if he or she chooses.

Volunteer opportunities

Join our Team! Nothing is more rewarding than making a difference in a child’s life that will have a positive impact on them forever. Are you interested in helping us fundraise, craft programs, and spreading our message? Join LICAB in our fight against bullying on Long Island! We can’t wait to welcome you into our incredible community of volunteers, children and parents.

Make a Donation

Donations help us fund our various programs and services as well as assist in the development of new ones. Thank you for your support!

 
 
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Our Mission

Through our development of programs, we increase the awareness on the topic of bullying, as well as provide different outlets to help and support both those who suffer from social intolerance, as well as those who cause it. It is our hope that our efforts will bring a sense of calm and peace to our communities.

Get Involved

 
 

november 2013

“Without a doubt, all districts on Long Island have been making the effort to stop bullying in their schools whether with a campaign or project in school. The fact is, when a student is bullied, the learning environment is disrupted, and some students do not want to go to school because of the torment,”

Sharon Holzman, Teacher / Read Full Article