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Building Community Capacity around Vaping through Data Collection and Measurement

This virtual training will provide participants with information on developing, collecting and using community vaping data to measure impact.

02/07/2022 12:00 pm




An Overview of Problem Gambling in Connecticut

This training will include an overview of gambling, features in games that resemble gambling, defining problem gambling, Connecticut prevalence, gambling prevention resources and information on the Regional Gambling Awareness Teams.

02/10/2022 10:00 am




Using National Prevention Week to Engage Coalition Members & New Community Sectors

National Prevention Week is May 15-21, 2022. This one hour “Lunch and Learn” will explore opportunities to incorporate National Prevention Week into local prevention programming. Learn from prevention professionals who have used National Prevention Week in past years to successfully engage coalition members and to build partnerships with new community sectors. National Prevention Week is celebrated the third week of May every year.

01/25/2022 12:00 pm

Interactive Fact Sheet

Did You Know

In 2019, 3 out of 10 US high school students reported drinking alcohol in the past month!

Additional Youth Risk Behavior Survey Reports: https://bit.ly/3leZSho

Did You Know

Adolescent marijuana use can have permanent effects on the developing brain like difficulty problem solving and/or maintaining attention.

Additional Information: https://bit.ly/3j3lp9Z

Did You Know

Mental disorders in adolescence can increase the risk of later drug use and development of a substance use disorder.

Additional Information: https://bit.ly/3i9aqwx

Did You Know

1 in 5 US adults have a diagnosable mental disorder.

Review this link for additional information & guidance on mental illness: https://bit.ly/377vQ6W

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meet the team

Jennifer Jacobsen

Ken Plourd

Lisa Mason

Selma Gooding

Shayona Montemurro