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‘Use that money wisely’: Coalition urges governments to spend opioid settlement funds on evidence-based efforts… By ED SILVERMAN @Pharmalot JANUARY 27, 2021 “As states, counties, and municipalities begin receiving funds from entities that exacerbated America’s opioid overdose crisis, it will be critical for decision makers to use that money wisely,” said Paul Earley, president of the American…

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SAPCA launches vaping prevention PSAs

The Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition of Alexandria (SAPCA) recently launched “I don’t vape because…” a social media campaign to raise awareness about the dangers of vaping and inspire youth to stay substance free. The videos were created by high school students involved in the school’s TV production class and highlight some of the reasons youth…

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Loudoun County CSB collaboration with Loudoun Sheriff’s Office

Loudoun County Prevention/Intervention Program has a partnership with the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office and Loudoun County Public Schools to provide a summer program for youth who are at high risk for substance use, gang involvement, and/or court referred for over ten years.  The program, Camp R.E.A.L. (Raising Education, Achievement and Leadership) is the summer component…

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D19 Has Partnered with Local Law Enforcement for Mass Gun Lock Distribution Project

D19 CSB, CAAN-DUU and Team Sav-A-Life  have recently partnered with our law enforcement leaders to launch our first mass distribution project throughout the nine (9) PD19 localities: local law enforcement, first responders and emergency personnel – including @ Ft. Lee – have been asked to help distribute gun locks during emergency, DV-related and wellness visits…

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Shout Out to Law Enforcement Partners

On behalf of the Rockbridge Area Prevention Coalition, we just wanted to give a quick shout out to our local law enforcement partners!  They are an integral part of the coalition and their partnership over the years has been essential to the work that we do.  Here are just a few of the ways that…

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