Prevention starts with caring communities

Encouraging healthy behavior and decreasing substance misuse in Central Vermont

Are you a leader in public health for youth? We are ready for you to fill our Prevention Project Director Position. The position serves in a leadership role to develop and fulfill workplan strategies and activities based on our grant agreements.  Follow the link below to find out more!

Tobacco cessation programs, some with monetary compensation.

Customized resources and rewards are available for special populations like Medicaid Members (rewards up to $150), LGBTQ, American Indians and pregnant Vermonters (rewards up to $250). Those who use menthol tobacco products can earn incentives with program enrollment (rewards up to $150).

JUUL Denied Marketing Authorization

Today’s announcement by the Food and Drug Administration to deny marketing authorizations for all JUUL e-cigarettes, is a huge public health victory. To read the full story, click the LEARN MORE link below.

Store prescription opioids in a secure place and safely get rid of unused medications.

Tobacco cessation programs, some with monetary compensation.

A great resource for professionals in the field.

Be Informed before
you vote!

Learn more about how retail cannabis may not fit with the vision for your town. What are the unintended consequences?

Join the Coalition!

We are inviting parents, community members, educators and youth to join our work in preventing substance misuse.

We work with town leaders, retailers, law enforcement, schools, health care, social services and more to support our community’s health and future. Join us for monthly presentations, contribute to our advisory council, and/or support youth groups who help their peers make healthy choices.

Email to learn more. Read more here.