Our team is in the community connecting with others who are working hard to prevent substance abuse.
Lebanon City Police and the Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition collected 150lbs of medications for Drug Take Back Day on April 27, 2019 at the Lebanon Kroger’s! Thanks to the Lebanon Kroger Pharmacy for their partnering efforts.
On March 7, 2019 the Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition partnered with several other agencies to provide a forum on the risks of Juuling and Vaping. Over 60 people attended and the Teen Alliance Council participated on a Q/A panel with other guests.
Coalition members were able to attend Legislative Day in Columbus Ohio on Tuesday February 26, 2019. We were able to meet Senator Steve Wilson and his staff as well as the staff of Representative Paul Zeltwanger to advocate for prevention funding to address the needs in our community regarding Substance Abuse issues.
Great day on Capitol Hill today! Members of the coalition were able to speak to Senator Rob Portman, Representative Steve Chabot and his legislative councilman Erick Harris.
Wonderful opportunity today for coalition members attending CADCA in Washington, DC to hear the United States Surgeon General speak during the opening ceremony on February 5, 2019.
Coalition members attending SAMHSA’s 15th Prevention Day in Washington, DC February 4, 2019.