This past year, the Concho Valley C.A.R.E.S. Coalition, a Drug-Free Community (DFC) in San Angelo, Texas, pioneered a prescription drug campaign called: Mix it, Seal it, Trash it. The aim of the campaign was to inform adults about the proper procedures for the disposal of unused or expired prescription drugs, (more…)
Posts By: Laurie Dean
Let’s face it—teenagers are curious creatures. As your teenager gets older, he or she may become more curious about alcohol and other drugs. They may turn to you for answers and advice. Even if your teen doesn’t come to you, you should be the one to start the conversation. (more…)
The Croton Community Coalition, nationally-recognized for its innovative approach to proactively keeping Croton teens safe and drug free, is sharing an original marijuana education comic strip in CHAP sessions at Croton Harmon High School starting March 17 and in 8th grade health classes over the next several weeks. (more…)
Medical News Today reported about a study that examines how exposure to alcohol ads on television is linked to binge and underage drinking.
Researchers from the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth in Lebanon, NH, investigated (more…)