Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America

SAVE THE DATE Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America Mini-Academy August 1 – 3, 2018   Location:  Hyatt House Richmond – West Purpose:  To provide coalition training to Virginia coalitions to build their capacity to address the Opioid Crisis.   Space is limited to 30 participants, so please register ASAP at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/CADCAminaca   *please do not make…

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ToP Facilitation Methods Training – Please RSVP ASAP

Description of the ToP® Facilitation Methods (TFM) training: A two-day training (8:30 a.m. -5:00 p.m.) for 20 participants in the ToP® (Technologies of Participation) methodology will be conducted December 14-15, 2017, at the Westin Hotel, in Richmond, Virginia. The training approach will be: to demonstrate the three ToP methods – the ToP Focused Conversation method…

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Important Repost: Finalizing Logic Models and Data Entry Plans for PBPS

Good Afternoon, We are excited that the Block Grant PBPS data system launches this week with the first round of training. DBHDS has been collaborating with PBPS and OMNI to develop this system, and look forward to having communities utilize it for tracking you prevention efforts. Importantly, you MUST have your Logic Model completed and…

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ABC is now accepting grant applications…

Greetings, The Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) Education and Prevention Section (EPS) is now accepting grant applications for the upcoming fiscal year!   These grants are made available to assist community partners in developing and enhancing initiatives related to alcohol education and prevention. Applicants must address one or more of the following focus…

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OMNI has launched a Statewide Young Adult Survey targeting 18-25 year olds throughout the State of Virginia

Greetings,   As you may or may not be aware, OMNI has launched a Statewide Young Adult Survey targeting 18-25 year olds throughout the State of Virginia. The purpose of this survey is to collect substance use data that can be used to support Statewide needs assessment efforts and as a point of comparison for…

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Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) and Suicide Prevention Reporting and Contracting

There has been a lot of questions about how to report MHFA trainings/hours and Suicide prevention trainings/hours within the last couple months so hopefully this post will clarify how to report this information into ETO. Only prevention staff hours and trainings should be entered into ETO. If any MHFA or ASIST trainings are conducted by…

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