Mark your calendar and register below for V4P's next general meeting-- January 30th. This meeting will be held at the Prosecuting Attorney's Council, 1590 Adamson Pkwy Morrow, GA 30260. Guest speaker is Virginia Galloway, who is a local expert in all things advocacy and is ready to help us gear up for SAP Day! Invite other coalition members and leaders. Lunch will be provided.
Let's touch base before Substance Abuse Prevention Day (SAP DAY)! This will be a great opportunity to have any final questions answered. Guest speaker is Virginia Galloway, she is a local expert in all things advocacy and is ready to help us gear up for SAP Day! Invite other coalition members and le...
Text, Talk, Act. Because mental health matters. The conversation is still available for you to join through December 31st. Groups can text START to 89800 anytime at no cost (standard text messaging rates apply). This conversation works well with friends and peers.
Across the country, young people are having a nationwide conversation on mental health and how to help a friend in need. Through text messaging, small groups receive discussion questions to lead them through a conversation about mental health
The holidays are a time to gather with friends, celebrate and enjoy a drink or two. And that’s just fine if you’re a responsible adult– but too many tweens and teens get into trouble with drinking during this season when the opportunities are many, curiosity is peaked and their friends may be doing…
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), within the U.S. Department of Transportation, with the White House’s Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP), and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Service’s Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration remind you…
A report released November 17th by the Surgeon General discusses the severity of drug and alcohol addiction in the United States, calling for sweeping reform in health care and criminal justice policies relating to addiction. Click below to review the Executive Summary.
The first-ever Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health reviews what we know about substance misuse and how you can use that knowledge to address substance misuse and related consequences. Read the executive summary.
Most kids grow dramatically during the adolescent and teen years. Their young brains, particularly the prefrontal cortex that is used to make decisions, are growing and developing, until their mid-20’s.
CDC Clinician Outreach and Communication Activity (COCA). Providing clinicians the most current and reliable information on emerging public health threats, such as pandemics, natural disasters, and bioterrorism.