The Peoria County Regional Office of Education and the Peoria County Substance Abuse and Prevention Coalition are proud to host the 2019 Peoria County Teen Summit, sponsored by UnityPoint Health. The 6th Annual Peoria County Teen Summit will be held on March 12, 2019 at Methodist College from 9 am to 1 pm.
Two-hundred 8th graders from Peoria County will participate in breakout sessions presented by experts from ten community partners. Topics include leadership, healthy relationships, drug and alcohol abuse, suicide prevention, grief, positive behavioral health, wellness, the risks of social media, and many more. Motivational speaker Harvie Herrington will kick-off the day and Peoria County Coroner Jamie Harwood will end the event with a keynote address.
For more information, please contact George McKenna, Peoria County Regional Office of Education Assistant Superintendent, at 309-672-6906.