Straight Up was honored to be included in two recent health and safety events on Ventura County campuses. We provided information to students about the issues of alcohol, drug use and more.
THINK BEFORE YOU DRINK Event, Ventura College
On March 6, VC Psychology Club hosted their yearly underage/binge drinking and impaired driving event. The day-long activities included speakers covering topics such as addiction and recovery, sexual addiction and alcohol use, law enforcement and more. The keynote speaker was Patrick Zarate of Ventura County Behavioral Health.
Between speakers, students and educators visited the resource tables, which represented a wide range of treatment and prevention providers in the County.
SAFE SPRING BREAK Event, Cal State Channel Islands
The week before CSUCI’s spring break, students attended three days of health and wellness events as a reminder to stay safe. On March 13, several organizations provided information, tables including Straight Up, Be the DD and Win, Planned Parenthood, Student Health and more.