Youth Survey Support Materials

Hello: Staff are finally onboard in our largest school division to implement the YRBS survey. They are looking for any support materials they can use to sell the School Board and Superintendents on endorsing the implementation of the youth survey. Will anyone share any materials they used in their communities to promote implementing a youth…

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New Guide for Prevention Professionals on College and University Campuses

The publication, Prevention with Purpose: A Strategic Planning Guide for Preventing Drug Misuse Among College Students, is now available on Campus Drug Prevention! For many of the 16.8 million students enrolled at America’s two- and four-year degree programs each year, the university experience promotes academic growth, fosters new friendships, and expands understanding of a world…

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OMNI December 2019 TA Newsletter

Greetings CSB’s, The December 2019 issue of the OMNI TA Newsletter was emailed to you today. If you would prefer to view the newsletter online, you may click here.  Here is a link to the PDF in this portal, too. Note! If you have not yet taken the brief survey about the Newsletter, we would…

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Cultural Competency Resource

Passing along a resource from the Central East PTTC on best practices around cultural competence for substance use prevention organizations.  Click here to view the report: A Prevention Guide to Improving Cultural Competency: A Literature Review.

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Underage Drinking Prevention Campaign 2019

Prevention of Underage Drinking Campaign The Henrico Area Youth Ambassadors (Henrico Prevention Services), in collaboration with the Henrico Too Smart 2 Start Coalition launched the Table Tent Prevention of Underage Drinking Campaign. This program aims to prevent underage alcohol access by placing table tents in Henrico County restaurants with messages reminding the servers and patrons…

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Healthy Youth, Healthy Families: Promoting Alcohol-Free Holidays Town Hall Discussion

On December 10, parents and guardians are invited to join the Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition of Alexandria for “Healthy Youth, Healthy Families: Promoting Alcohol-Free Holidays,” a town hall discussion about preventing underage drinking. This event will be held from 7 – 8:30 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room of Charles Houston Recreation Center at 901 Wythe…

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Suicide Prevention Awareness campaign

  Henrico Area Prevention Partners with GRTC Did you know that asking one important question may help SAVE A LIFE! Henrico Area MHDS Prevention, in collaboration with the Greater Richmond Transit Authority (GRTC), launched the Ask The Question (ATQ) campaign. ATQ is a campaign to raise awareness, educate, and promote resources for suicide prevention.   For…

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