In Northern Kentucky, 19% of 12th graders have drunk more than 5 alcoholic beverages on one occasion (considered “binge” drinking) in the past 30 days according to the 2014 Kentucky Incentives for Prevention Survey. Project Sticker Shock is designed to limit youth under 21 accessing alcohol. The stickers on packages…
January 30th – Free Advocacy Training hosted by Kenton County Alliance. 31571_Advocacy Flyer
Mark Freado of Reclaiming Youth International (https://www.reclaiming.com/content/) will speak to the NKY Prevention Alliance on December 10th, 2014 on the Circle of Courage and reclaiming youth at risk. The Circle of Courage is a resiliency based model that is based on Native American philosophy about the care and upbringing of…
Mark your calendars for May 14-15, 2014 for the Boone County Parent/Middle School Student educational session on heroin and other drugs.
An information packed article from the New England Journal of Medicine:
KY Drug Drop Box Locations: http://odcp.ky.gov/NR/rdonlyres/2ABF557D-CEB1-4B30-94B4-2939F88C6CF1/0/prescriptiondrugdisposallocationsmapandlist4102013.pdf
Two training events sponsored by the NKY Agency for Substance Abuse Policy located at Mental Health America of Northern Kentucky and Southwest Ohio will sponsor two workshops on heroin in February and March. February 18th: