Sent on behalf of Stacey Kurz, Senior Project Coordinator/Healthy Chula Vista Initiative, City of Chula Vista
Please join Healthy Chula Vista, the Chula Vista Community Collaborative Youth Coalition and our partners as we explore the impacts of childhood trauma on long term health and the ways our community can all help youth cope and become thriving adults at a screening and discussion of the new documentary RESILIENCE: THE BIOLOGY OF STRESS & THE SCIENCE OF HOPE. The film will be followed by a resource fair of youth service providers in Chula Vista and the south bay. Flyer is attached.
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
3:00 – 5:30 P.M.
Chula Vista High School Performing Arts Center
820 4th Avenue
Chula Vista, CA 91911
Please RSVP to www.SDFoundation.org/Resilience-Film.
The San Diego Foundation presents: Growing Resilience in Our Community
Resilience: The Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope A Documentary Screening & Resource Fair
Childhood trauma doesn’t end in childhood. Its effects ripple through adulthood unless young people are taught how to cope. Resilience: The Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope explores the emerging science of toxic stress on children and offers innovative solutions for helping vulnerable young people become thriving adults.
Join The San Diego Foundation, County of San Diego, South Bay Youth Coalition and our partners for a special screening of Jamie Redford’s Sundance-debuted film Resilience. Find out from regional experts, educators, and service providers how to help build resilience in our community to create bright futures for generations to come.
Who Should Attend?
- High School & College Students
- Parents & Caregivers
- Service Providers
- Probation & Law Enforcement Representatives
- Community Advocates
Parking Lot located off K Street, between 4th and 5th Avenue. Film includes Spanish subtitles. Snacks and refreshments available.
- Dr. Karen Janney Superintendent, Sweetwater School District
- Barbara Jiménez Director of Regional Operations, Health and Human Services Agency-Central & South Regions
- Dr. Dawn Griffin Forensic Psychologist & Associate Professional, Alliant International University
- MaryRose Peralta Principal, Chula Vista High School
South Bay Youth Coalition Members: Institute for Public Strategies • San Ysidro Health Center • South Bay Community Services • South Bay YMCA
Senior Project Coordinator/Healthy Chula Vista Initiative
City of Chula Vista
276 Fourth Avenue
Chula Vista, CA 91910
Office: (619) 585-5609
Fax: (619) 585-5698