(Breaking the Cycle for a Better Tomorrow)… A Parent and Teen one-day conference. The conference is being put on the Imperial County Coalition for Expecting and Parenting Teens, in collaboration with the Imperial County Probation Department, San Diego State University and the Imperial County Office of Education. The Conference is open to all parents and teens.
The teens are not required to be enrolled in school to attend the conference. 250 teens from all Imperial County School Districts have registered and will be participating in the conference. There will be several workshops, including; communication, parents and youth; risk factor awareness; safe sleep for babies; pregnancy prevention and more. The Keynote speaker will be Consuelo Castillo Kickbush, a veteran, author and motivational Speaker. The conference will be held Friday from 8:30 am to 1:00 pm at San Diego State University/Imperial Valley Campus on Heber Avenue in Calexico.