July 2018

Passing of Legislation by the Nassau County Legislature Creating a Bullying Prevention Resource Website

“We applaud the Nassau County Legislature for their successful passage of the bill to create a Bullying Prevention & Awareness Website for Nassau County.

This is an important step in ongoing efforts to combat bullying on Long Island and gives victims, families and schools more centralized resources in their time of need.

We would like to thank Legislator Lafazan and his team for their leadership and commitment to combatting bullying as well as to those who have worked to see this legislation passed.”

Office of the Executive Director / Joseph A. Salamone

 

 

SEPTEMBER 2017

STATEMENT REGARDING THE TRAGIC ATTACK IN NEW YORK CITY

Bullied Student Murdered and Attacked Classmates

FARMINGDALE, NY September 28, 2017 – The Executive Director and Founder of the Long

Island Coalition Against Bullying (LICAB) Mr. Joseph Salamone, reflected today on the tragic

passing of Mr. Matthew McCree, a 15-year-old student murdered by his classmate, Mr. Abel

Cedeno, 18, following a period of suspected bullying.

LICAB Press Release / Read Full Release

 

 

August 2017

The Long Island Coalition Against Bullying partners with Cohen Children’s Medical Center.

FARMINGDALE, NY – The Long Island Coalition Against Bullying has partnered with Cohen

Children’s Medical Center, a part of Northwell Health, to provide resources for adolescents

affected by bullying.

LICAB Press Release / Read Full Release

 

 

November 2017

STATEMENT REGARDING THE PASSING OF ANGELO COLLAZO

Long Island student took his life reportedly following experiences with bullying

FARMINGDALE, NY November 6, 2017 – The Executive Director and Founder of the Long

Island Coalition Against Bullying (LICAB) Mr. Joseph Salamone, reflected today on the tragic

passing of Mr. Angelo Collazo, a high school student from Hicksville, Long Island, who sadly

took his own life, reportedly following experiences with bullying.

LICAB Press Release / Read Full Release

 

 

September 2016

STATEMENT REGARDING THE PASSING OF BRENDAN CARR

Long Island student took his life following experience with bullying

FARMINGDALE, NY September 26, 2016 – The Executive Director and Founder of the Long

Island Coalition Against Bullying (LICAB) Mr. Joseph Salamone, reflected today on the tragic

passing of Mr. Brendan Carr, a middle school student from Long Beach, Long Island, following

an experience with bullying.

LICAB Press Release / Read Full Release

 

 

January 2016

THE LONG ISLAND COALITION AGAINST BULLYING (LICAB) IS GRANTED FEDERAL 501(c)(3) RECOGNITION

The Long Island Coalition Against Bullying (LICAB) is pleased to announce that it has been granted

federal recognition and tax exempt status under Internal Revenue Code 501(c)(3).

LICAB Press Release / Read Full Release