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Nevada PEP Joins the Disability Community in Mourning the Loss of Lois Curtis

Nevada PEP joins the disability community in mourning the loss of one of our nation’s greatest advocates, Lois Curtis, who passed away on November 3, 2022.  Lois Curtis is remembered as “L.C.” in Olmstead v. L.C., the Supreme Court decision. Olmstead recognized that the Americans…

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Nevada PEP Receives Five Proclamations for Unity Day 2022!

Nevada PEP is honored to have received five proclamations in honor of Unity Day! During this annual event, participants wear and share orange to show that we are united against bullying, and working together for kindness, acceptance, and inclusion. We…

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I Care We Care Campaign Featured on The MORE Show

Nevada PEP’s annual I Care We Care campaign was recently featured on Fox 5’s MORE Show. Click below to visit their site and learn more!

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Historic and Unprecedented Investments in Children’s Mental Health 

On October 4, 2022, the U.S. Department of Justice completed their investigation and issued a report with findings that Nevada’s children with behavioral health disabilities are being unnecessary institutionalization in violation of Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).    On…

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Boulder City Joins Nevada PEP to Promote Kindness

Boulder city has joined Nevada PEP for our annual I Care We Care event to promote bullying awareness! This year PEP has asked people, organizations, and groups to join together and share their own messages of kindness. Boulder City has…

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Nevada PEP in Partnership With #SafeAllies Launches Third Annual I Care We Care Statewide Event

It’s time for I Care, We Care 2022! This year we’re taking kindness to new heights with Universe Sponsors Findlay Automotive Group and Fox 5 Take 5 To Care! Each October, Nevada PEP recognizes National Bullying Prevention Month. During our 3rd annual “I…

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Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak Proclaims October 2022 as Bullying Awareness Month in Nevada

Nevada PEP is proud to announce that Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak has Proclaimed October 2022 as Bullying Prevention Month In Nevada. This Proclamation serves to show the importance of Bullying Prevention in our State. It outlines the many ways that…

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Nevada PEP Remembers Julie Beckett

May 13, 2022 – Our condolences to the family and friends of Julie Beckett.  In the early 1980’s Julie a tireless advocate for children with disabilities, as the determined mother fought the federal bureaucracy for coverage of her daughter’s in-home…

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Nevada PEP Remembers Paula F. Goldberg

May 15, 2022 – Paula F. Goldberg will be remembered as a champion for children with disabilities and a mentor to parent centers across the country. We join with all who knew her to mourn her loss. Paula co-founded PACER…

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Governor Proclaims May as Mental Health Awareness Month

Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak has proclaimed the month of May as Mental Health Awareness Month. Please view the proclamation below!

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