Engaging young people in advocacy, education & prevention
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Tag Archive: prevention

Red Ribbon Week!

October 28, 2016 11:59 am Published by Comments Off on Red Ribbon Week!

We’ve been visiting schools around Ventura County this week (and most weeks, but especially this week!) to get youth involved... View Article


September is Suicide Awareness Month

September 30, 2016 2:46 pm Published by Comments Off on September is Suicide Awareness Month

September is Suicide Awareness Month. For some of us, the subject of suicide may seem like a foreign language. After... View Article


What Do We Know About Opioids?

July 31, 2016 9:08 am Published by Comments Off on What Do We Know About Opioids?

Prescription Opioid Overdose Data Overdose deaths involving prescription opioids have quadrupled since 1999,  and so have sales of these prescription... View Article


National Drug Facts Week

January 27, 2014 12:59 pm Published by Comments Off on National Drug Facts Week

National Drug Facts Week (January 27 through February 2, 2014) is a health observance week for teens that aims to... View Article


Death by Media

July 29, 2010 12:19 pm Published by Comments Off on Death by Media

By Shawna S. Shawna received an Honorable Mention for this essay in the 2010 “Say It Straight Up” writing contest,... View Article