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October 13, 2017

October is Prescription Drug Abuse Awareness Month

Prescription medicine—a critical piece of our cultural fabric—“a pill for every ill”—all you have to do is turn on the TV, listen to the radio or view ads on the Internet or in the newspaper to see and hear about the latest medicine that can cure migraines, treat pain and stress, keep you more alert,…

September 5, 2017

September 14th Film Screening – GENERATION FOUND

For 9 out of 10 people suffering from addiction, their addiction began in adolescence.   Drug overdose is the leading cause of accidental death for young people aged 15 to 34 in the US.   Through a generous grant from Present a Film Screening and Panel Discussion of GENERATION FOUND Thursday, September 14th from 5-7pm…

September 1, 2017

September is National Recovery Month

Recovery Month is a national observance held every September to educate Americans that substance use treatment and mental health services can enable those with a mental and/or substance use disorder to live a healthy and rewarding life. Recovery Month celebrates the gains made by those in recovery, just as we celebrate health improvements made by…

May 9, 2017

A Letter to Parents

We are entering a season of celebration for students.  Though it may seem like you are approaching the end of an era, it really is the beginning of many celebrations of life and accomplishments for your child. With prom, end of year activities and graduation day, the coming weeks will present many opportunities for teens…