The LIU Safe Schools Committee
The Luzerne Intermediate Unit leads a region coalition of schools, community agencies, and other partners with the united mission of ensuring the safety of our school communities.
Act 55 – Safe Schools Compliance Resources
The LIU can assist schools be in compliance with Act 55 training requirements for staff. Contact the Safe Schools Committee or your district’s SPOC for more information.
Bullying Prevention Consultation Line – 1-866-716-0424
The toll-free Bullying Prevention Consultation Line invites individuals experiencing chronic and unresolved bullying to discuss effective strategies and available resources to manage school-based bullying. This resource was developed in collaboration with the Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention (CHPDP), and is available at no cost to students, parents/guardians, and school districts across Pennsylvania. The Bullying Prevention and Consultation Line is 1-866-716-0424. Messages left will be returned during normal business hours Monday through Friday. Please note: this number is not monitored 24 hours a day/seven days a week and should not be used for emergencies.