Chesterfield County Wins NaCO Award For Safe Storage and Disposal Campaign

Chesterfield County Community Services Board is proud to announce that we were recognized by The National Association of Counties for our Safe Storage and Disposal Campaign.  During February and March of 2018, Chesterfield County Prevention and the SAFE (Substance Abuse Free Environment) Coalition worked to raise awareness about the risk of prescription drug use/misuse in…

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Chesterfield County Launches Talk They Hear You

Chesterfield County and Chesterfield County Public Schools are launching Talk. They Hear You, a national public service announcement (PSA) campaign that empowers parents to talk to children as young as nine years old about the dangers of underage drinking. The campaign was created by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, SAMHSA, to promote…

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CDC Technical Packages for Preventing Violence and Suicide

CDC Technical Packages for Preventing Violence and Suicide Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and suicide prevention are the two violence-related Center priorities of the CDC. Preventing ACEs is fundamental to reducing multiple forms of violence across the lifespan and suicide rates have been increasing steadily with even more marked increases in the past decade.  As such,…

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