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National Prevention Week is May 15-21

Filed in Community/PACT, News by on May 16, 2016 • views: 378
National Prevention Week is May 15-21

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is hosting its annual National Prevention Week, held May 15 to 21. Dedicated to increasing public awareness of substance abuse and mental health issues, NPW works to educate the public about the importance of preventing substance abuse and mental disorders before they occur. Here at Pelham […]

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Upcoming Prevention Training Events in Westchester

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, News, Parents by on July 18, 2016 • views: 344
Upcoming Prevention Training Events in Westchester

The Westchester Coalition for Drug and Alcohol Free Youth is sponsoring two prevention events this fall: one for parents and one for health and science teachers. Dr. Bertha K. Madras, Professor of Psychobiology in the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, will present at both trainings. More information is below!     In Defense […]

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It’s National Prevention Week!

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Parents, Youth by on May 15, 2017 • views: 262
It’s National Prevention Week!

May 15-20, 2017     Today kicks off National Prevention Week from SAMHSA, which focuses on prevention tools and tactics to keep teens and young adults from using and abusing alcohol, drugs, tobacco and other drugs. Each day throughout the week, we’ll be sharing personal stories from organizations across the country who are doing what […]

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