Youth Programs for Students and Staff.

New Jersey’s HIB Revisions to the Law, Updates and NewsNew Jersey's HIB Revisions to the Law, Updates and News

The workshop featuring David Nash, NJPSA LEGAL ONE will review the major revisions to NJ’s HIB law that go into effect as of July 2022.

Pain Medication Disposal – What you need to knowPain Medication Disposal - What you need to know

The DEA’s national medication take-back day is over, but their dropboxes have not disappeared! Permanent dropboxes can be found at local police stations throughout Sussex County and are accessible 24/7. Properly disposing of your unneeded ...

Ordering Medications – What you need to knowOrdering Medications - What you need to know

Receiving medications through the mail is convenient and can be invaluable to those with low to no mobility or transportation.

Military Family ProgramMilitary Family Program

Registration is now open for the Spring Session of the Military Family program held in Newton on Thursday evenings from 5:30-7! Any family with military affiliation can register for the program. Through this in-person program, ...

What’s Your Anti-Drug Contest Winners!What's Your Anti-Drug Contest Winners!

This is the 21st Annual “What’s Your Anti-Drug” (WYAD) supplement that the New Jersey Herald and the Coalition for Healthy and Safe Communities, a program of the Center for Prevention and Counseling, have collaborated on. ...

Alcohol Awareness MonthAlcohol Awareness Month

allows for 30 days of focus on increasing awareness and learning about the causes and treatments of one of our nation’s public health concerns: Alcohol Use Disorder. Established in 1987, alcohol awareness month has given ...

National Drug and alcohol Fact Week 2021National Drug and alcohol Fact Week 2021

Linking Teens to Facts that SHATTER THE MYTHS® about drugs and drug use. – Monday, March 22 – Sunday, March 28, 2021

Talk They Hear You BrochuresTalk They Hear You Brochures

brochures for parents and caregivers about the risks associated with marijuana, vaping and prescription drugs for teens and the importance of having conversations with their children to help them avoid substance use.

Impact of Cannabis: Prevention ResourcesImpact of Cannabis: Prevention Resources

Prevention is about delaying the onset of first use, whether alcohol, tobacco or marijuana – the most commonly used substances among teens – until the brain has fully matured. The early someone starts using substances, ...

International Overdose Awareness DayInternational Overdose Awareness Day

Luminaries and photos framed walkways of the Newton Town Square, representing love for all who have lost someone to drug overdose and hope for those still struggling with substance use.