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

National Prevention Week is May 13-19, 2019. Learn from two prevention professionals who used National Prevention Week 2017 to successfully engage coalition members and build partnerships with new community sectors. Coalition members in their community are already asking when is NPW this year!

National Prevention Week is celebrated the third week of May every year


When: Thursday, March 1, 2018


Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Registration begins at 8:45 am


Location: Hilton Garden Inn, 1181 Barnes Road, Wallingford


Trainers:  Denique Weidema-Lewis, Positive Directions

                  Giovanna Pisani, MSW, Mid-Fairfield Substance Abuse Action Council


Cost: FREE!


Learning Objectives:

1.       Recall coalition prevention activities that positively impacted your community.

2.       Explore opportunities to incorporate National Prevention Week into local prevention programming.

3.       Design prevention activities for use during National Prevention Week.


Limited Seating!


Funded by the CT Dept. of Mental Health and Addiction Services

2018-03-01 09:00:00 2018-03-01 12:00:00 America/New_York Engaging Community Sectors Using NPW National Prevention Week is May 13-19, 2019. Learn from two prevention professionals who used National Prevention Week 2017 to successfully engage existing coalition members and build partnerships with new community sectors. Coalition members in their community are already asking when is NPW this year! Wallingford