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Community Prevention

Because an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure...

Christine Rutigliano shares her son's struggle with Cannabis Addiction

Christine, a local parent, shares her son's heart-breaking struggle with cannabis dependency. As a result of misusing cannabis, her son developed cannabanoid hyperemesis syndrome (CMS) and has "thirteen emergency room visits under his belt."

Our Prevention Division works with local communities to prevent substance misuse and foster mental wellbeing, with a primary focus on youth.

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How does community prevention work?

Info & resources on substance misuse


Info & resources on suicide

Community coalitions

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Training Workshops

Community Surveys

Work Interview
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