Are you or a family member a Veteran, either retired or actively serving in a branch of our military? Military Family Nights begins in September. Sign up now!
What's Your Anti-Drug? Tell Sussex County How YOU Stay Drug-Free! There are so many different things that keep you away from alcohol and other drugs … Singing, Sports, Scouts, Dancing, Drawing, Friends, Pets and MORE! If you’re between the ages of 5-18, we want your original story, artwork, poetry or photograph, which tells the world: What’s your anti-drug?
September 22 - Family Day is a national movement to celebrate parental engagement as an effective tool to help keep America's kids substance free.
September 24 - Talk. They hear you. "YOUTH ADVOCACY DINNER” Hear from local counselors and prevention specialists and together, learn how to successfully navigate through what everyone is hearing, seeing and wants to know about youth and drugs today.
September 27 - National Medicine Take Back Day Sussex County residents are urged to clean out their medicine cabinets and bring their medications for disposal to sites available around the county.
October 22 - Carousel Pathways 2 Prosperity presents the Fifth Annual Carousel.
November 14 - Annual Substance Abuse Conference featuring leading experts in the field of substance abuse prevention and treatment. Mind over Matter The Brain, Addiction and Recovery.
National Prevention Week is an annual health observance supported by SAMHSA that celebrates the work that community organizations and individuals do year-round to prevent substance abuse and promote mental, emotional, and behavioral well-being.
Listen to the Vernon Coalition's 2014 PSA Check out our latest Public Service Announcement done by the Vernon Coalition’s Above the Influence youth group! Thank you to WSUS for supporting The Vernon Coalition’s efforts and working with our students in spreading education and awareness throughout our community. Remember...the #1 reason kids don’t drink is-Parental Disapproval!!
Matters of the Heart Co-dependency group meets on Wednesday evenings at 7:15.
Hopatcong Youth Help Prevent Underage Drinking
Vernon Coalition Staff and Youth Attend CADCA’s National Leadership Forum to Learn New Skills to Reduce Youth Drug Use
Lafayette School’s 8th grade students created a video as a way to improve school climate by engaging youth and adults to be accepting and kind.
Hopatcong Middle School Students created an Anti Drug Video based on "Eye of the Tiger"
“CFPC 2013 Substance Abuse Conference: OUR DRUG EPIDEMIC” Download presentation material and view Kevin Sabet’s “Seven Great Myths About Marijuana.”
The Free MindCross Cyberbullying Primer course is designed for anyone, but is especially useful for parents and educators that are concerned about cyberbullying and the impact it has on children and adolescents.
October 22 - Center for Prevention & Counseling enthusiastically welcomes three new board members, all of whom bring unique skills and passion to the organization
Talk. They Hear you. As your child becomes curious about alcohol, he or she may turn to you for answers and advice. Use this opportunity to start an open, honest conversation about drinking.
Money Fit Are you working but just can’t find a way to save some money? Have a savings goal but just don’t know how to get started? Then Money Fit might just be for you!
Anger Management Class Every Wednesday 6 - 7 p.m.
Call Vicki at 973-383-4787 for more information.