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6 Strategies for Senior Wellness

For Adults ages 55+ Learn new strategies to maintain a healthy lifestyle and get the best of life in your golden years. Mondays beginning May 3rd – June 14th from 1:00-3:00pm at the Sparta Senior Center. The program includes a weekly catered lunch, wellness goodie bag, gift card rewards, and extra reward for signing up with a friend!

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A Stand Up Guy

This workshop aims to present the up-to-date information on vaping, especially the powerful data on nicotine addiction, while having a discussion about how to find healthier way to cope with stress, this session will empower students to make change in their community. Please share with teens in your life.

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AAM Infographic 1

34.5% of 12th graders in Sussex County reported that they had consumed alcohol in the past 30 days. Data provided by the Center for Prevention & Counseling. (Pride Survey, 2019) To learn more visit us at www.centerforprevention.org

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NJPhA Task Force

on Opioid Addiction, Prevention and Treatment – March 21, 20021 5pm-7pm. This virtual workshop will provide an understanding of the NJPhA Opioid Task Force, identify brain functions affected by substance use disorder, and discuss pharmacist involvement in Medication Assisted Treatment.

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2021 Alcohol Awareness Contest

The Sussex County Coalition for Healthy and Safe Communities is hosting its 21st annual Alcohol Awareness Month Public Service Announcement, to encourage students to make healthy choices and abstain from underage drinking. Students in grades 4-12 are invited to create a poster, essay or video highlighting their best message that tells friends and classmates “A Healthy Me is.. Alcohol Free.”

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